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Tom McNett
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Hyde, Alan
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Pictured in photograph dated November 19, 1962 is Tom McNett, president of Burbank District 727 of the International Association of Machinists, at a mass rally held at Valley College in Van Nuys. Members attended the rally to hear McNett speak and to vote for a strike against Lockheed Aircraft Corp. over its opposition to a union shop arrangement at its plants.
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.--District 727
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.--District 727--Presidents
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation
Los Angeles Valley College
Labor unions--California--Los Angeles
Labor disputes--California--Los Angeles
Labor union meetings--California--Los Angeles
Labor unions--California--Los Angeles--Officials and employees
Men--California--Los Angeles
Speeches, addresses, etc
Pointing (Gesture)--California--Los Angeles
Podiums--California--Los Angeles
Community colleges--California--Van Nuys (Los Angeles)
Van Nuys (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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