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Louis Hollander and Vincent Lacapria leading picket line in front of Macy's, 1969

196925.5 x 20.5 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full details

Summary:Description on reverse reads: "Clothing workers members numbering more than 1,000 picketed R.H. Macy's in New York for more than an hour to protest the sale of suits made in Japan under substandard wages and working conditions. ACWA Vice Presidents Louis Hollander, right, and Vincent Lacapria lead the line. [From] issue of 9/20/69."
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:New York
Place of origin – Settlement:New York
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Topical subjects:Clothing workers--Labor unions
Strikes and lockouts--Textile industry
Strikes and lockouts--Clothing trade
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America
Lacapria, Vincent
Hollander, Louis, 1893-
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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