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People Can Stop ITT [page 1 of 2]

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Creator:The Coalition to Stop ITT
Creator:University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division.
Title:People Can Stop ITT [page 1 of 2]

Alternative title: Demonstrate May 8 IT&T's Annual Stockholders Meeting Announces: May 8th demonstration against the International Telephone and Telegraph Company (ITT) -- "1 pm picket, 5 pm rally [at] Washington Plaza Hotel, 5th & Westlake, Downtown - Seattle." Speakers include Leonard Weinglass, Fred Hirsch, and Hank Adams. Background information: ITT was founded in 1920. Between 1959 and 1978, it became "an aggressive conglomerate and underwent a second period of rapid expansion, acquiring 275 other companies and increasing its annual sales nearly 20-fold." ( ITT Corporation. Encyclopaedia Britannica. Retrieved June 9, 2004, from Encyclopaedia Britannica Online. http://www.search.eb.com/eb/article?eu=44019 ) Note on date: 1974 is penciled and stamped on document.

Types:Fliers (printed matter) | StillImage | Text
Subjects:Weinglass, Leonard | Hirsch, Fred | Adams, Hank | Demonstrations--Washington (State)--Seattle | Capitalism--Moral and ethical aspects | International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation | Coalition to Stop ITT | United States, Washignton, King County, Seattle, 47.6062095, -122.3320708
Collection:Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection
Institution:University of Washington's Libraries
Contributors:University of Washington. Libraries. Special Collections Division
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The Coalition to Stop ITT

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