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Background imageTrade Union Collection: Crowd outside the closed East India Dock Gates, Poplar, London, 1897

Crowd outside the closed East India Dock Gates, Poplar, London, 1897. Men wait, locked out of the East India Docks, probably during a strike in which the dock workers demanded fair pay

Background imageTrade Union Collection: A. J. Cook led the Miners and the miners led the strike, c1926, (1938)

A. J. Cook led the Miners and the miners led the strike, c1926, (1938). Arthur James Cook (1883-1931), known as A. J. Cook, was a British trade union leader who was General Secretary of the Miners

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Copenhagen Fields, Islington, London, 1834. Artist: W Summers

Copenhagen Fields, Islington, London, 1834. Artist: W Summers
Copenhagen Fields, Islington, London, 1834; a view of the meeting of the Metropolitan Trades Unions in Copenhagen Fields

Background imageTrade Union Collection: W.D. Haywood leads Lowell strike parade, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service

W.D. Haywood leads Lowell strike parade, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service
W.D. Haywood leads Lowell strike parade, 1912. Shows William Dudley (Big Bill) Haywood, an American labor movement leader, marching with strikers in Lowell, Massachusetts

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Pennsylvania coal strike - in Atlantic camp showing guns of deputies, between c1910 and c1915

Pennsylvania coal strike - in Atlantic camp showing guns of deputies, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: In Superior Camp - Mine strike, Pennsylvania, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

In Superior Camp - Mine strike, Pennsylvania, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
In Superior Camp - Mine strike, Pennsylvania, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: London Strike. Police escort for one van. between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

London Strike. Police escort for one van. between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
London Strike. Police escort for one van. between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: N.Y. - Lawrence strike meeting, (1912?). Creator: Bain News Service

N.Y. - Lawrence strike meeting, (1912?). Creator: Bain News Service
N.Y. - Lawrence strike meeting, (1912?). Shows group of men gathered outdoors, probably in New York City, to hear about the textile mill strike in Lawrence, MA

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Lawrence strike meeting, New York, (1912?). Creator: Bain News Service

Lawrence strike meeting, New York, (1912?). Creator: Bain News Service
Lawrence strike meeting, New York, (1912?). Shows group of men gathered outdoors, probably in New York City, to hear about the textile strike in Lawrence, MA

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Strikers crossing London Bridge, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

Strikers crossing London Bridge, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
Strikers crossing London Bridge, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Striking waiters, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service

Striking waiters, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service
Striking waiters, 1912

Background imageTrade Union Collection: F.C. Webb, Pat Farrell, P.J. Morr, J.T. Butler, and M.J. Harmon, between c1910 and c1915

F.C. Webb, Pat Farrell, P.J. Morr, J.T. Butler, and M.J. Harmon, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
F.C. Webb, Pat Farrell, P.J. Morr, J.T. Butler, and M.J. Harmon, between c1910 and c1915. In February 1912, a federal grand jury in Indianapolis indicted fifty-four union men

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Little Falls, Phil. Caley speaking on 'Permitted' corner, between c1910 and c1915

Little Falls, Phil. Caley speaking on "Permitted" corner, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
Little Falls, Phil. Caley speaking on "Permitted" corner, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Striking waiters at headquarters, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service

Striking waiters at headquarters, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service
Striking waiters at headquarters, 1912

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Colliery Lasses, British Coal strike, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

Colliery Lasses, British Coal strike, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
Colliery Lasses, British Coal strike, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: British coal strike - building up reserves for Midland Railway, between c1910 and c1915

British coal strike - building up reserves for Midland Railway, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British coal strike - building up reserves for Midland Railway, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Strikers leave mills, Passaic, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

Strikers leave mills, Passaic, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
Strikers leave mills, Passaic, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Strike Committee at Mill Gate, Passaic, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

Strike Committee at Mill Gate, Passaic, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
Strike Committee at Mill Gate, Passaic, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Holding strikers in check, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service

Holding strikers in check, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1912. Creator: Bain News Service
Holding strikers in check, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1912

Background imageTrade Union Collection: British coal strike - Llwynpia, South Wales. A colliery village. between c1910 and c1915

British coal strike - Llwynpia, South Wales. A colliery village. between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British coal strike - Llwynpia, South Wales. A colliery village. between c1910 and c1915. Shows the town of Llwynypia, Wales

Background imageTrade Union Collection: British Strike - coal ships tied up at Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

British Strike - coal ships tied up at Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British Strike - coal ships tied up at Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: British coal strike - idle dock laborers, Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915

British coal strike - idle dock laborers, Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British coal strike - idle dock laborers, Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Otto Hue, between c1915 and c1920. Creator: Bain News Service

Otto Hue, between c1915 and c1920. Creator: Bain News Service
Otto Hue, between c1915 and c1920

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Healy, Fitzgerald, Mahon, Frayne, 1916. Creator: Bain News Service

Healy, Fitzgerald, Mahon, Frayne, 1916. Creator: Bain News Service
Healy, Fitzgerald, Mahon, Frayne, 1916. Shows Timothy Healy, William B. Fitzgerald, William D. Mahon, Hugh Frayne (general organizer in New York for the American Federation of Labor)

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Agricultural Labourers Union at the Memorial Hall, Farringdon-Street...1876. Creator: Unknown

Agricultural Labourers Union at the Memorial Hall, Farringdon-Street...1876. Creator: Unknown
Agricultural Labourers Union at the Memorial Hall, Farringdon-Street, [London]: Delegates signing Petition, 1876. About a thousand persons from different parts of the country were present

Background imageTrade Union Collection: La Nouvelle Europe; la constituante Allemande; Les femmes dans l'Assemblee... 1919. Creator: Unknown

La Nouvelle Europe; la constituante Allemande; Les femmes dans l'Assemblee... 1919. Creator: Unknown
La Nouvelle Europe; la constituante Allemande; Les femmes dans l'Assemblee: trios representantes du parti socialiste majoritaire et une elue du parti national

Background imageTrade Union Collection: William Big Bill Haywood, Labor Agitator, Leaving Shoreham Hotel, 1916. Creator: Harris & Ewing

William Big Bill Haywood, Labor Agitator, Leaving Shoreham Hotel, 1916. Creator: Harris & Ewing
William Big Bill Haywood, Labor Agitator, Leaving Shoreham Hotel, 1916. American labour organiser and activist: founding member and leader of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)

Background imageTrade Union Collection: The World We Live In, 1937. Creator: Unknown

The World We Live In, 1937. Creator: Unknown
The World We Live In, 1937. Announcement - Theatre Party sponsored by the Millinery Workers Union to see "The World We Live In" by Josef and Karel Capek - Mayan Theatre...Please See

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947

Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947. Creator: William Paul Gottlieb
Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947

Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947. Creator: William Paul Gottlieb
Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947

Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947. Creator: William Paul Gottlieb
Portrait of James Petrillo in his office, New York, N.Y. ca. Feb. 1947

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Samuel Gompers, between 1913 and 1917. Creator: Harris & Ewing

Samuel Gompers, between 1913 and 1917. Creator: Harris & Ewing. Samuel Gompers, between 1913 and 1917
Samuel Gompers, between 1913 and 1917. British-born American cigar maker, businessman and union leader

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Eugene V. Debs, 1912. Creator: Harris & Ewing. Eugene V. Debs, 1912. Creator: Harris & Ewing

Eugene V. Debs, 1912. Creator: Harris & Ewing. Eugene V. Debs, 1912. Creator: Harris & Ewing
Eugene V. Debs, 1912. [American socialist, political activist and trade unionist Gene Debs, one of the founding members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)

Background imageTrade Union Collection: On to Washington; A. Philip Randolph, Candidate for Assembly from the 19th Assembly... 1918-1922

On to Washington; A. Philip Randolph, Candidate for Assembly from the 19th Assembly... 1918-1922. Creator: Unknown
On to Washington; A. Philip Randolph, Candidate for Assembly from the 19th Assembly Distric, 1918-1922

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Street meeting at night in Mexican town outside of Shafter, California, 1938

Street meeting at night in Mexican town outside of Shafter, California, 1938. Creator: Dorothea Lange
Street meeting at night in Mexican town outside of Shafter, California. Organizer for United Cannery Agricultural Packing and Allied Workers of America (Congress of Industrial Organizations-CIO)

Background imageTrade Union Collection: In front of city hall, San Francisco, California, 1939. Creator: Dorothea Lange

In front of city hall, San Francisco, California, 1939. Creator: Dorothea Lange
In front of city hall, San Francisco, California. The Worker's Alliance, Works Progress Administration (WPA) organize simultaneous demonstrations in the large cities of the nation cut in

Background imageTrade Union Collection: [Untitled photo]: New York City street scene, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange

[Untitled photo]: New York City street scene, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange
[Untitled photo]: New York City street scene. Trade union members picketing Macy's

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Weighers and warehousemens union headquarters, Oakland, California, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange

Weighers and warehousemens union headquarters, Oakland, California, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange
Weighers and warehousemens union headquarters. Oakland, California. ['Berkeley Unfair to Organized Labor']

Background imageTrade Union Collection: The day after election, Oakland, California, November 12, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange

The day after election, Oakland, California, November 12, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange
The day after election. Oakland, California. November 12, 1936. [Weighers and warehousemens union headquarters]

Background imageTrade Union Collection: JRButler, President of the Southern Tenant Farmer's Union, Memphis, Tennessee, 1938

JRButler, President of the Southern Tenant Farmer's Union, Memphis, Tennessee, 1938. Creator: Dorothea Lange
J.R. Butler, President of the Southern Tenant Farmer's Union. Memphis, Tennessee

Background imageTrade Union Collection: HL Mitchell, Secretary of Southern Tenant Farmers Union, Memphis, Tennessee, 1938

HL Mitchell, Secretary of Southern Tenant Farmers Union, Memphis, Tennessee, 1938. Creator: Dorothea Lange
H.L. Mitchell, Secretary of Southern Tenant Farmers Union. Union headquarters, Memphis, Tennessee

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Headquarters of the Southern Tenant Farmers Union, Memphis, Tennessee, 1937. Creator: Dorothea Lange

Headquarters of the Southern Tenant Farmers Union, Memphis, Tennessee, 1937. Creator: Dorothea Lange
Under the "for rent" sign, through the door, one flight up, is the headquarters of the Southern Tenant Farmers Union. Memphis, Tennessee

Background imageTrade Union Collection: At Hill House, Mississippi - He wears the union button, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange

At Hill House, Mississippi - He wears the union button, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange
At Hill House, Mississippi. He wears the union button

Background imageTrade Union Collection: President of the Southern Tenant Farmers Union at Hill House, Mississippi, 1936

President of the Southern Tenant Farmers Union at Hill House, Mississippi, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange
President of the Southern Tenant Farmers Union at Hill House, Mississippi

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Evicted Arkansas sharecropper, now building his new home at Hill House, Mississippi, 1936

Evicted Arkansas sharecropper, now building his new home at Hill House, Mississippi, 1936. Creator: Dorothea Lange
Evicted Arkansas sharecropper. One of the more active of the union members (Southern Tenant Farmers Union). Now building his new home at Hill House, Mississippi

Background imageTrade Union Collection: In front of city hall, San Francisco, California, 1939. Creator: Dorothea Lange

In front of city hall, San Francisco, California, 1939. Creator: Dorothea Lange
In front of city hall, San Francisco, California. The Worker's Alliance, Works Progress Administration (WPA) organize simultaneous demonstrations in the large cities of the nation cut in

Background imageTrade Union Collection: From Oklahoma farm (April 1938) to strike leader in California, Kern County, California, 1938

From Oklahoma farm (April 1938) to strike leader in California, Kern County, California, 1938. Creator: Dorothea Lange
From Oklahoma farm (April 1938) to strike leader in California. Cotton strike (Nov. 1938). He displays his union membership book. "Vote No on No

Background imageTrade Union Collection: Street meeting at night...outside of Shafter, California, 1938. Creator: Dorothea Lange

Street meeting at night...outside of Shafter, California, 1938. Creator: Dorothea Lange
Street meeting at night in Mexican town outside of Shafter, California. Organizer for United Cannery Agricultural Packing and Allied Workers of America (Congress of Industrial Organizations-CIO)



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