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Two women wearing signs reading "Employees on strike for better wages and working conditions, hotel & restaurant employees alliance local 237" protesting in front of brick building with coffee shop sign and taxi cab stand

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Creator:Harris, Teenie, 1908-1998
Title:Two women wearing signs reading "Employees on strike for better wages and working conditions, hotel & restaurant employees alliance local 237" protesting in front of brick building with coffee shop sign and taxi cab stand
Date:1945
Description:

Two women wearing signs reading "Employees on strike for better wages and working conditions, hotel & restaurant employees alliance local 237" protesting in front of brick building with coffee shop sign and taxi cab stand.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Women--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Picketing--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Sidewalks--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh | Buildings--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 | Strikes and lockouts--Restaurants--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: 2001.35.32278

Identifier: Carnegie Museum of Art 2001.35.32278

Multimedia identifier: 45037.jpg

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