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Packinghouse Workers Strike | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Packinghouse Workers Strike

Packinghouse Workers Strike | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
As an empty truck is entering the Cudahy Packing Company plant in Kansas City, Kansas, striking United Packinghouse employees threaten the drivers by appearing to throw rocks. Several strikers had previously been arrested for throwing stones.

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DESCRIPTION
As an empty truck is entering the Cudahy Packing Company plant in Kansas City, Kansas, striking United Packinghouse employees threaten the drivers by appearing to throw rocks. Several strikers had previously been arrested for throwing stones.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:43008
Creation Date: April 1948
Creator Name:Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)
City:Kansas City
County:
State:Kansas
Collection Name:Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America records, 1903-1980
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:M79-517
Original Dimensions:9 x 7 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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SUBJECTS
Men
Women
Trucks
Labor unions
Strikes and lockouts
Clothing and dress
Meat industry
Outdoor photography
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Reference Details
Location:Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin

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