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Red sympathizers picket Federal Building
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Several hundred Red sympathizers picketed the Federal Building in protest against Judge Peirson M. Hall's calling of the contempt of court cases against nine recalcitrant witnesses. Pickets later went up to the corridors near Judge Hall's court, and police officers were called to keep them in order. Photo dated: March 29, 1949.
1 photograph :b&w
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Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2309.
Communist Party of America
Communists--California--Los Angeles
Picketing--California--Los Angeles
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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