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Packinghouse Workers Picket Line | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Packinghouse Workers Picket Line

Packinghouse Workers Picket Line | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Members of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America and their families walking the picket line.<p>"Picket Duty - Everyone's Job"  Even the youngsters, potential union members, co-operate to give strength to the picket line of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers, on strike [against Plankinton Packing Company] since Tuesday, March 16."<br>- Wisconsin CIO News<p>Left to right: unknown man, Jake Gould, Jeffrey and Fred Erchul, Ludwig Fuerness and son, Carl Pielow walking with Jackie Erchul, and Wilfred Allison and son.</p>
DESCRIPTION
Members of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America and their families walking the picket line.

"Picket Duty - Everyone's Job" Even the youngsters, potential union members, co-operate to give strength to the picket line of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers, on strike [against Plankinton Packing Company] since Tuesday, March 16."
- Wisconsin CIO News

Left to right: unknown man, Jake Gould, Jeffrey and Fred Erchul, Ludwig Fuerness and son, Carl Pielow walking with Jackie Erchul, and Wilfred Allison and son.

RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:3271
Creation Date: March 22 1948
Creator Name:Eisenscher, Edmund
City:Milwaukee
County:Milwaukee
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Edmund Eisenscher papers, 1936-1956, 1999
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6051.656
Original Dimensions:2.25 x 3.25 inches
SUBJECTS
Labor unions
Strikes and lockouts
Outdoor photography
Organizations
Children
Men
Women
Family
Picketing
Food industry and trade

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