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Virginia Powell and crew of laborers, Washington, D.C., 1980

198050 x 40 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full details

Summary:Virginia Powell and a crew of laborers on a construction site in Washington, D.C., in 1980. Powell was a laborer and a member of one of the Laborers' Locals in the Washington, D.C. area. Powell started working construction in 1973. She is shown here on a commercial job site in downtown Washington, D.C.
Creator:Tabor, Martha
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1971-1980
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects:Tabor, Martha
Powell, Virginia
Construction workers
ArchivesUM location:Martha Tabor Collection
  • series 1: Women in Blue-Collar Trades, 1978-1981
  • box Artifact Box 75
  • item Photo #12
  • accession 2014-001-RG96-005
Repository:General Collection
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:University of Maryland (College Park, Md.)
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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