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Women protesting for better working conditions at Western Union, undated

22.61 x 19.78 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:This is a photo of women marching in shorts and swim suit tops with signs saying "W.U. Employees on Strike: 2 degrees Inside 98 degrees outside." The photo is undated.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects: AFl-CIO
Western Union
Women--Employment
Strikes
Bathing suits
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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