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Swift Company Picketers

Swift Company Picketers | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Striking members of Amalgamated Meatcutters Local 28 picketing at the Swift and Company plant in Chicago.
DESCRIPTION
Striking members of Amalgamated Meatcutters Local 28 picketing at the Swift and Company plant in Chicago.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:43030
Creation Date:September 09 1956
Creator Name:United Press International
City:Chicago
County:
State:Illinois
Collection Name:Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America records, 1903-1980
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:M79-517 Box 19
Original Dimensions:9.5 x 7.5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Restricted: Corbis has purchased copyright to all pre-1991 images housed in the UPI office. For reproductions and licensing rights contact copyright holder.
SUBJECTS
Signs and signboards
Labor unions
Picketing
Strikes and lockouts
Clothing and dress
Coats
Hats
Meat industry
Cities and towns
Factories
African Americans
Men
Outdoor photography
Women

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