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Detroit, Michigan. Police officers removing sit-down strikers from the Yale and Towne Manufacturing plant
Women strikers selling newspapers for a living. New York shirt waist workers strike

Women strikers selling newspapers for a living. New York shirt waist w...

Photo by Bain News Service, N.Y.C. Title and other information transcribed from unverified, old caption card data and item. George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Pennsylvania - the mining troubles in the Schuylkill region - attack on the coal and iron police by a mob of Polish strikers, at Shenandoah, February 3d / from a sketch by Joseph Becker.

Pennsylvania - the mining troubles in the Schuylkill region - attack o...

Striking Polish coal miners in battle with coal and iron police, near Shenandoah City, Pennsylvania. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 66, 1888 Feb. 18, p. 1.

Car strikers

Car strikers

Photograph shows striking New York City streetcar drivers on East 86th Street during the railroad workers strike which started in August 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Labor Day Parade [strikers against U.S. Steel and other marchers, New York]

Labor Day Parade [strikers against U.S. Steel and other marchers, New ...

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Sitdown strikers in the Fisher body plant factory number three. Flint, Michigan

Sitdown strikers in the Fisher body plant factory number three. Flint,...

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Cleveland trolley car strikers at Lakeview barns

Cleveland trolley car strikers at Lakeview barns

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Pittsburgh Strike [1919 strikers demonstrating in car]

Pittsburgh Strike [1919 strikers demonstrating in car]

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Testimony of Chicago cop climaxes stormy session of Civil Liberties Committee. Washington D.C. July 1. Testimony of Sergt. Lawrence Lyons, Chicago police officer in charge of one of the details participating in the Memorial Day riot in which 10 marching steel strikers were killed, climaxed a stormy hearing before the Senate Civil Liberties Committee today. He assumed a beligerent attitude in his denial that the police were "murderers". His testimony was frequently punctuated by the hisses of the spectators at the hearing and when he clashed with Chairman Lafollette. 7/1/37

Testimony of Chicago cop climaxes stormy session of Civil Liberties Co...

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Defends Chicago police in strike riot tactics. Washington, D.C., June 30. Testifying before the Civil Liberties Committee today, Capt. John C. Prendergast chief of the uniformed force of the Chicago police, defended the tactics used by his men last May 30 when ten marching strikers were killed at the South Chicago plant of the Republic Steel Corp. Prendergast said he was told by higher officials to "preserve law and order" and that there was to "no sitdown strikers," 6/30/37

Defends Chicago police in strike riot tactics. Washington, D.C., June ...

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800 women strikers for peace on 47 St near the UN Bldg / World Telegram & Sun photo by Phil Stanziola.

800 women strikers for peace on 47 St near the UN Bldg / World Telegra...

Group of women from Women Strike for Peace holding placards relating to the Cuban missile crisis and to peace. NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Co... More

The labor troubles at Homestead, Pa. - Attack of the strikers and their sympathizers on the surrendered Pinkerton men / drawn by Miss G.A. Davis, from a sketch by C. Upham.

The labor troubles at Homestead, Pa. - Attack of the strikers and thei...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated weekly, July 14, 1892, p. 41 (title page).

Crowd of strikers going to a meeting, Philadelphia

Crowd of strikers going to a meeting, Philadelphia

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Standard Oil strikers throwing bricks at Bayonne police

Standard Oil strikers throwing bricks at Bayonne police

Photograph shows street filled with rioting strikers; some carrying and others throwing bricks. Copyright 1915 by Greeley Photo Service, New York. Title from copyright registration.

Crowd of strikers menacing strike-breakers, Lawrence

Crowd of strikers menacing strike-breakers, Lawrence

Photo shows the Lawrence textile strike of 1912, also known as the "Bread and Roses" strike. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Strikers guarding window entrance to Fisher body plant number three. Flint, Michigan

Strikers guarding window entrance to Fisher body plant number three. F...

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Strikers crossing London Bridge

Strikers crossing London Bridge

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Housing for migratory cotton workers five miles north of Corcoran, California. The famous strikers' concentration camp in 1933 was in Corcoran

Housing for migratory cotton workers five miles north of Corcoran, Cal...

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Strikes - coal miners, Penna. - strikers mass meeting at Indian Mound, McKee's Rocks

Strikes - coal miners, Penna. - strikers mass meeting at Indian Mound,...

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Lawrence, Mass strikers parading in N.Y.C. 1911

Lawrence, Mass strikers parading in N.Y.C. 1911

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Strikers in action, Bayonne

Strikers in action, Bayonne

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Strikers, Union Square, May Day, '13

Strikers, Union Square, May Day, '13

Photo shows crowd gathered in Union Square, New York City during the May Day parade, May 1, 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Strikers - Union Sq., Clothing Strike, Oct. 1912?

Strikers - Union Sq., Clothing Strike, Oct. 1912?

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Paterson Silk Strikers N.T.W.U. [Washington, D.C.]

Paterson Silk Strikers N.T.W.U. [Washington, D.C.]

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Housing for migratory workers in cotton, five miles north of Corcoran, California. The famous strikers' concentration camp in 1933 was at Corcoran camp

Housing for migratory workers in cotton, five miles north of Corcoran,...

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Holding strikers in check, Lawrence, Mass.

Holding strikers in check, Lawrence, Mass.

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Children of Lawrence strikers in N.Y.

Children of Lawrence strikers in N.Y.

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Strikers from New York Mills, Utica & their boarding house

Strikers from New York Mills, Utica & their boarding house

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N.Y. May Day parade - Strikers' children from Paterson

N.Y. May Day parade - Strikers' children from Paterson

Photo shows children of the strikers of the Paterson Silk Strike arriving in Union Square, New York City during the May Day parade, May 1, 1913. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009 and New York Times, May 2, 1913)

Delegation from textile mill strikers in Passaic N.J. at White House, 4/15/26

Delegation from textile mill strikers in Passaic N.J. at White House, ...

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Kern County, California. Night street meeting of cotton strikers near end of defeated strike. Strikers received seventy-five cents per 100 pounds; demanded one dollar. In 1910 cotton growers in Imperial County advertised for pickers in the Southwest to come to Imperial Valley to pick for one dollar per 100 pounds

Kern County, California. Night street meeting of cotton strikers near ...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

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Strikers storming horse-drawn car, Philadelphia

Strikers storming horse-drawn car, Philadelphia

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Soldiers on tracks of bridge from which strikers fired (strikers from American Tin Plate Mills)

Soldiers on tracks of bridge from which strikers fired (strikers from ...

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... More

Lowell, Mass. - strikers before MERRIMACK MILL

Lowell, Mass. - strikers before MERRIMACK MILL

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The threatening big steel strike. A view of one of the strikers who is asking for more pay, at his work of puddling, where he is "working up" his "ball of iron" to be carried to the "squeezer"

The threatening big steel strike. A view of one of the strikers who is...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Demonstrations. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congress). Formerly LOT 11509-510. Caption card tracing... More

Chicago Police Commissioner defends men. Washington, D.C., June 30. Not-with-standing a coroner's report that seven of the fatalities resulted from bullet wounds in the back, James P. Allman, Chicago police commissioner, told the Senate Civil Liberties Committee today that his police officers were justified in the tactics which resulted in the death of 10 marching steel strikers in front of the South Chicago plant of the Republic Steel Corp., last May 30. His men were attacked while attempting to preserve the peace, Allman insisted, and only by the tactics used was a massacre prevented if the marching strikers had succeeded in entering the plant where men were at work, 6/30/37

Chicago Police Commissioner defends men. Washington, D.C., June 30. No...

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Head of U.A.W. (United Auto Workers) Women's Auxiliary kitchen set up in a restaurant opposite Fisher body plant number three. Strikers were fed here and trucks of food were sent from here to the men in factories twice daily. Flint, Michigan
Migratory field workers picking cotton in the San Joaquin Valley, California. Negroes, Mexicans, and refugee whites pick cotton together in this field. These pickers are being paid seventy-five cents per one hundred poounds of picked cotton. Strikers, organizing under the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), are demanding one dollar

Migratory field workers picking cotton in the San Joaquin Valley, Cali...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through a small town

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through ...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers on the picket line at a sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers on the picket line at a sugar mill

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Passaic - strikers leave mill

Passaic - strikers leave mill

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Strikers leave Sherry's

Strikers leave Sherry's

Photo shows striking waiters gathered outside Sherry's restaurant during a waiter's strike in New York City in 1912. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008 and New York Times, June 1, 1912)

Car strikers, Union Sq.

Car strikers, Union Sq.

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Struck strikers in self-defense. Washington, D.C., Aug. 8. Lieut. Ira Q. Doverspike of Republic Steel police, testifying before the Senate Civil Liberties Committee today, admitted he drew his gun and used a blackjack on the strikers but did it in self defense. His version differed from that of the strikers who declared they were attacked without provocation by the police, 8838

Struck strikers in self-defense. Washington, D.C., Aug. 8. Lieut. Ira ...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through a small town

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through ...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through a small town

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through ...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through a small town

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through ...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

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Strikers clamoring for motorman of car, Philadelphia

Strikers clamoring for motorman of car, Philadelphia

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Sheriff Kinkead addressing Bayonne strikers, 7/21/15

Sheriff Kinkead addressing Bayonne strikers, 7/21/15

Photograph shows Eugene Francis Kinkhead (1876-1960), the sheriff of Hudson County, New Jersey surrounded by strikers during the Bayonne refinery strikes of 1915-1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012 and... More

Car strikers, Union Sq.

Car strikers, Union Sq.

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Migratory field worker picking cotton in San Joaquin Valley, California. These pickers are paid seventy-five cents per hundred pounds of picked cotton. Strikers organizing under CIO union (Congress of Industrial Organizations) are demanding one dollar. A good male picker, in good cotton, under favorable weather conditions, can pick about two hundred pounds in a day's work

Migratory field worker picking cotton in San Joaquin Valley, Californi...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers picketing a sugar plantation

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers picketing a sugar plantation

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

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Coalition forces run down Bronco Road at Kandahar Airfield,

Coalition forces run down Bronco Road at Kandahar Airfield,

Coalition forces run down Bronco Road at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, in a 10K shadow Air Force marathon run, Sept. 13, 2013. The shadow run offered coalition forces the opportunity to participate in the Air... More

Bayonne strikers

Bayonne strikers

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Strikers awaiting pay

Strikers awaiting pay

Photo shows men and women on strike outside the Botany Worsted Mills in Passaic, NJ. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008, and New York Times articles, 1912)

May Day '13, strikers in Union Square

May Day '13, strikers in Union Square

Photo shows crowd gathered in Union Square, New York City during the May Day parade, May 1, 1913. Some hold signs in Yiddish, Italian and English. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009)

Delegation from textile mill strikers of Passaic N.J., 4/15/26

Delegation from textile mill strikers of Passaic N.J., 4/15/26

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Union leader speaking to strikers at a meeting in the plaza

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Union leader speaking to strikers at a meeting i...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers at the sugar mill

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Steel strikers at the "Bloody Corner of McKees Rocks"

Steel strikers at the "Bloody Corner of McKees Rocks"

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Strike leader at Gary, Ind., advising strikers

Strike leader at Gary, Ind., advising strikers

Man on balcony talking to large group of people. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Demonstrations. National Photo Company Collection (Library of Congre... More

Strikers in the cafeteria in the Fisher body plant number three. Flint, Michigan
Migratory field workers picking cotton in the San Joaquin Valley, California. Negroes, Mexicans, and refugee whites pick cotton together in this field. These pickers are being paid seventy-five cents per one hundred poounds of picked cotton. Strikers, organizing under the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), are demanding one dollar

Migratory field workers picking cotton in the San Joaquin Valley, Cali...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers on the picket line at a sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers on the picket line at a sugar mill

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers outside the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers outside the sugar mill

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Detroit, Michigan. Police officers removing sit-down strikers from the Yale and Towne Manufacturing plant
N.Y. City--The first day of the great strike of street railway employees--Car obstruction on Grand St., near Goerk--The police driving back the strikers

N.Y. City--The first day of the great strike of street railway employe...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1886 March 13. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Strikers stoning guards, Bayonne

Strikers stoning guards, Bayonne

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Sheriff Kinkead & strikers, Bayonne

Sheriff Kinkead & strikers, Bayonne

Photograph shows Eugene Francis Kinkhead (1876-1960), the sheriff of Hudson County, New Jersey surrounded by strikers during the Bayonne refinery strikes of 1915-1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012 and ... More

Strikers at Roosevelt. Wounded awaiting ambulance

Strikers at Roosevelt. Wounded awaiting ambulance

Photograph shows men standing in front of Charles Ohlott's barber shop in Carteret, New Jersey; six wounded men lay on the ground awaiting an ambulance after being injured during a strike at the Williams & Clar... More

[Strikers, Washington, D.C.]

[Strikers, Washington, D.C.]

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

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Strikers' auto wrecked, Pittsburgh

Strikers' auto wrecked, Pittsburgh

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Strikers stoning guards, Bayonne

Strikers stoning guards, Bayonne

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Strikers leave mills, Passaic

Strikers leave mills, Passaic

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Paying off subway strikers
Strikers eating in cafeteria in Fisher body plant factory number three. Flint, Michigan
Struck strikers in self-defense. Washington, D.C., Aug. 8. Lieut. Ira Q. Doverspike of Republic Steel police, testifying before the Senate Civil Liberties Committee today, admitted he drew his gun and used a blackjack on the strikers but did it in self defense. His version differed from that of the strikers who declared they were attacked without provocation by the police, 8/8/38

Struck strikers in self-defense. Washington, D.C., Aug. 8. Lieut. Ira ...

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Strikers at Commerce Dept. Pickets at the Department of Commerce protesting Maritime Board decisions, 3/27/38

Strikers at Commerce Dept. Pickets at the Department of Commerce prote...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through a small town

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico (vicinity). Procession of sugar strikers through ...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers on the picket line at a sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers on the picket line at a sugar mill

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The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War Information Photograph

The photographs in the Farm Security Administration / Office of War In...

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New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospitals, given at Fifth Avenue and Twenty-Eighth Street, March 9th-14th / Mazzanovich. Texas--The great railway strike on the Wabash and Southwestern system - The "crew" of a freight train abandoning their locomotive at the command of strikers.

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospit...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 60 (1885 March 21), pp. 80-81.

Car strikers, Union Sq.

Car strikers, Union Sq.

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[Crowd of street-railroad strikers, Bayonne, New Jersey]

[Crowd of street-railroad strikers, Bayonne, New Jersey]

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Meyer London & car strikers

Meyer London & car strikers

Photo shows U.S. Congressman Meyer London (1871-1926). (Source: Library staff, 2008)

Paying off subway strikers

Paying off subway strikers

Photograph shows a group of men on the train platform during the strike of the New York Railway Company, September 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

Migratory field worker picking cotton in San Joaquin Valley, California. These cotton pickers are being paid seventy-five cents per one hundred pounds. Strikers organizing under the Congress of Industrial Organizations union (CIO) demand one dollar. A good male picker, in good cotton, under favorable weather conditions, can pick about two hundred pounds in a day's work

Migratory field worker picking cotton in San Joaquin Valley, Californi...

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Sugar strikers picketing a sugar plantation

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

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Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. Strikers near the sugar mill

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