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Woman protesting in snow wearing sandwich board reading, "Restaurant Workers in Kaufmann's On Strike"

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Woman protesting in snow wearing sandwich board reading, "Restaurant Workers in Kaufmann's On Strike"
Date:1930-1950
Description:

The sandwich board sign the woman is wearing reads, "Restaurant workers In Kaufmann's On Strike, 1. To maintain job security rights awarded to union by War Labor Board. 2. To secure a decent living wage. Hotel And Restaurant Employees - Local 237, American Federation of Labor."

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Strikes and lockouts--Restaurants--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Employees--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Women--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African Americans--Civil rights--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | African American civil rights workers--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Civil rights movements--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh (Pa.) | Allegheny County (Pa.)
Collection:Documenting Our Past: The Teenie Harris Archive Project
Institution:Carnegie Museum of Art
Contributors:Teenie Harris Archives (Carnegie Museum of Art) | Carnegie Museum of Art
Online Publisher:[Pittsburgh, Penn.] : Carnegie Museum of Art | 2006
Original Material:

black and white: Ansco Safety Film

Accession number: 2001.35.10726

Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.10726

Multimedia identifier: 19672.jpg

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Persistent Link to Item:http://www.cmoa.org/CollectionDetail.aspx?item=19672