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Photographs of post-war Milwaukee labor activities
Snapshots from the Family Album: Milwaukee Labor
Milwaukee laborer and photographer for the Wisconsin CIO News, Ed Eisenscher captured these images of the city's labor movement after World War II. Addressing both economic and social needs, unions were influential, popular, and fairly effective in lobbying for the rights of workers in Milwaukee.
The Progressive Era|
The Birth of the Labor Movement
|Pub Data:||Wisconsin CIO News. Wisconsin Historical Images.|
|Citation:||Eisenscher, Ed. "Snapshots from the Family Album: Milwaukee Labor." Wisconsin Historical Images. Online facsimile at: http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/search.asp?id=1150; Visited on: 9/18/2014|