Labor Violence in Iowa | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

Photograph

Labor Violence in Iowa

Labor Violence in Iowa | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
National Guardsmen stand guard outside the headquarters of Local 46 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America after the shooting of a striker at the Rath Packing Company set off a wave of violence.

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DESCRIPTION
National Guardsmen stand guard outside the headquarters of Local 46 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America after the shooting of a striker at the Rath Packing Company set off a wave of violence.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:67290
Creation Date:circa May 21 1948
Creator Name:Acme Newspictures (New York, N.Y.)
City:Waterloo
County:
State:Iowa
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 Box 14
Original Dimensions:9 x 7 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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SUBJECTS
Commercial buildings
Uniforms
Cities and towns
Police
Storefronts
Signs and signboards
Riots
Firearms
Labor unions
Strikes and lockouts
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