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May Co. employees sign letter to end discriminatory hiring, circa 1946, Los Angeles

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Title:May Co. employees sign letter to end discriminatory hiring, circa 1946, Los Angeles
Date:1946
Description:

Photograph of a group of May Co. employees writing a letter to Tom May, vice-president of the department store chain. The letter reads: "Dear Mr. May: We urge you to stop discriminating in hiring sales and clerical personnel and to establish a fair employment policy at your store."

Local identification number: scl-m0394

Local identification number: scl-mss064-0394~1; scl-mss064-0394~2

Types:Photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Department stores--Employees | Discrimination in employment | Labor and laboring classes--California--Los Angeles | United States, California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, 34.0522342, -118.2436849
Collection:Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection
Institution:University of Southern California Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern California. Library | Southern California Library for Social Studies and Research
Original Material:

scl-m0000

Charlotta Bass / California Eagle Photograph Collection, 1880-1986

University of Southern California. Libraries

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