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Lloyd K. Garrison, Dean of Wisconsin Law School, standing at a podium, February 26, 1938

1938-02-2621.5 x 17 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:This is a photo of Lloyd K. Garrison, Dean of Wisconsin Law School, standing at a podium and speaking to a crowd on February 26, 1938. He is wearing a name tag on his suit jacket that says he is a delegate for the National Lawyers Guild (NLG). NLG is a progressive bar association whose goal is to "use law for the people, uniting lawyers, law students, legal workers, and jailhouse lawyers to function as an effective force in the service of the people by valuing human rights over property interests." The NLG conference took place in Washington, DC.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Washington, D.C.
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:College Park
Topical subjects:AFL-CIO
National Lawyers Guild
human rights
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Still Images, Photographic Print Collection
  • series Series 2: Portrait Files
  • box Box 8
  • folder Folder 15: Garrison, Lloyd
Repository:University Archives
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Harris & Ewing
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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