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A float representing the AFL-CIO and Communism

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Summary:A float decorated with cut-outs of vultures representing the CIO and Communism. Signs on the float read: "Birds of a Feather Flock Together" and "C.I.O. and Communism Go Hand In Hand."
Provider:Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Labor unions
Floats (Parades)
Propaganda
Anti-communism
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)
Trucks
ArchivesUM location:RG96-001. Photographic Prints
  • series 1.1
  • box 11
  • folder 11/8 - Communism
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Government, Law, Politics
Copyright holder:Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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