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Battery Workers on Strike

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DESCRIPTION

Ray-O-Vac workers from the Battery Workers' Union and Machinists' Union picketing for higher wages, better working conditions, and better pension plan. Anthony "Tony" Caruso stands second from the right, wearing a hat and holding a sign that reads "I.A.M. Lodge 1406 On Strike".

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 9224

Creation Date: 1956-05-21 

Creator Name: Marquardt, Bob

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Collection Name: Classified File****

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: CF 663

Original Dimensions: 9 x 7 inches

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Anthony Caruso was identified by his great grandson Shannon Brinkman.

SUBJECTS

Clothing and dress

Dresses

Eyeglasses

Hats

Labor unions

Men

Outdoor photography

Persons

Signs and signboards

Signs and symbols

Strikes and lockouts

Women

Work

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