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Dinner of trade union division, Chicago Israel Histadrut, Chicago, Il, March 26, 1950

1950-03-2620.8 x 25.4 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:Photograph shows George Meany receiving the lifetime card in Plumbers #130 at a dinner of the trade union division, Chicago Israel Histadrut, in Chicago, Illinois. Photograph was taken on March 26, 1950. Pictured left to right: President Reuben G. Soderstrom, President of the Illinois AFL; George Meany, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL; Stephen M. Bailey, President of Plumbers #130; Walter J. Plotke, Secretary-Treasurer of Plumbers #130; William Dodd, President of Plumbers #2 in New York City.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Illinois
Place of origin – Settlement:Chicago
Temporal subject: 1941-1950
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Illinois
Geographical subject – Settlement:Chicago
Topical subjects: Soderstrom, Reuben G., 1888-1970
Meany, George, 1894-1980
Bailey, Stephen M.
Plotke, Walter J.
Dodd, William
Labor unions
Labor leaders
Illinois State AFL-CIO
Genre:Portrait photographs
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Still Images. Photographic Prints
  • series 2
  • box 21
  • folder 126
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-001
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:AFL-CIO
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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