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George Meany holding Farah boycott poster, 1972

197225.5 x 20.5 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full details

Summary:Description on reverse reads: "Farah boycott poster for use in AFL-CIO's nationwide campaign is shown to AFL-CIO president George Meany by officials of the Clothing Workers. At right is ACWA president Jacob S. Potofsky and at left Jacob Sheinkman, nominee for secretary-treasurer of the union. [From] issue 7/22/72."
Creator:AFL-CIO News
Century:1901-2000
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
Topical subjects: Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America
Clothing workers--Labor unions
Potofsky, Jacob S. (Jacob Samuel), 1894-1979
Sheinkman, Jacob
Meany, George, 1894-1980
ArchivesUM location:AFL-CIO Information Department, Photographic Prints collection
  • box 37
  • series 1
  • folder 15
Repository:General Collection
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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