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Fiftieth Anniversary Seattle General Strike

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Creator:Industrial Workers of the World Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.)
Creator:University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division.
Title:Fiftieth Anniversary Seattle General Strike

Alternative Title: Help Celebrate Seattle's Revolution Announces: Celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Seattle General Strike to take place February 6-11, 1969. Including: a film, speakers, and picketing of the Museum of History and Industry Sponsored By: IWW SDS Background Information: "The Seattle General Strike of February 1919 was the first city-wide labor action in America to be proclaimed a “general strike.” It led off a tumultuous era of post-World War I labor conflict that saw massive strikes shut down the nation's steel, coal, and meatpacking industries and threaten civil unrest in a dozen cities." (Seattle General Strike, Pacific Northwest Labor and Civil Rights History Projects, University of Washington.

Types:Fliers (printed matter) | Text
Subjects:Strikes--Washington (State)--Seattle | General Strike, Seattle, Wash., 1919--Anniversaries | 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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