labor

1973

Poster has an oblong border of flowers and leaves. At the top is the text: " If You Want it Done Right ". Below this is ablack and white photgraph of four women riveting and working with metal. At...

c.1980

Poster has a drawing of a woman's head in profile. She is wearing safety glasses and a red, pink and black shirt. The background behind her is blue. Below the drawing is "Equal Pay For Comparable...

c. 1975

Top edge of poster has text: "Sit-Down: an original play by the Bread & Roses Theater based on the sit-down strike in Flint, Mich - 1937" Center of poster has text: "If our hands do the work...

1987

Poster has a light blue background with a drawing of a woman holind a baby. On the baby's chest is "La nina de maedelna" in black printed handwritting. Across much of the poster is...

One button pin with "A.W.O.C." and "N.F.W.A." in black priniting on the face and an image of grapes with leaves.

1880

Booklet. Description: pale blue/grey/green paper cover, printed in black "The Chinese in America. A national Question. An address delivered in Metropolitan Temple, San Francisco, Dec. 29, 1879...

1960

A folded piece of paper, with print on front and back of each page that outlines Senator John Kennedy;s labor record begining in 1947 thru 1952, and including a synopsis of the causes, bills and...

1910

This journal, "Organized Labor: Official Organ of the State and Local Building Trades Council of California" "Reconstruction Edition" has 80 pages and a pink paper cover. Well illustrated with...

c. 1930

An advertisement from the Mutual Creamery Company which operates Mutual Stores (grocery stores?) addressed to East Bay housewives. The ad appears to be in answer to some criticism of local...

April 12th, 1907

"Employees of the Union Gas Engine Co., East Oakland, Kennedy & Canal Sts., 23rd Ave. Station, April 12, 1907; William J. Casey, President, William L. Corson, Secretrary; The Union Gas Engine...

1920-1953

Various documents. Description: Assorted labor and political brochures, booklets, etc.

a. Booklet: "Shovels and Guns", by James Lasswell. Prepared through Labor Research Assn, 1935....

1965

The strip of six repeating stickers is red black and white. On the top of the sticker is the UFW emblem of an Aztec Eagle, below there is a red strip with white writing that reads "BOYCOTT GRAPES...

Dec-46

Photo shows a picket line in front of Kahn's. The picketers are men and women walking in a long circle in front of the entrance to the store. They are holding signs on wood poles that say "Do...

12-Mar-57

Clipping on the back, "Albert Brown, Labor Council President." Portrait of Mr. Brown, in suit with bowtie. Envelope identified him in connection with AFL union.

Tribune cross-reference...

Lest We Forget, The Strength of Tears, of Those Who Toiled
1998

This work is composed of three vintage washboards upon which historical photographs of African American female slaves have been placed. The ladder-like structure of the piece, which culminates...

Salinas Lettuce Strike
1936

Filed in Lange file #38E with the following title and inscription: (in ink) 1936 (in pencil, in Lange's hand) lettuce strike / (in pencil) #38E / (in ink, in Paul Taylor's hand, crossed...

Jun-35

Two photographs with text, mounted on fold-out page of book. Page from 78.144.20

1935

Two photographs with text, mounted on fold-out page of book. Page from 78.144.20

22-Jun-35

Mounted photograph with text. Page from 78.144.20

Jun-35

Mounted photograph with text. Page from 78.144.20

22-May-35

Mounted photograph with text. Page from 78.144.20

Jun-35

Mounted photograph with text. Page from 78.144.20

Aug-35

Page from 78.144.20

Aug-35

Page from 78.144.20

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