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Title
Firestone picket rests her tired feet
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1954
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Jane Cody, an inspector at the Firestone Tire and Rubber Co. plant, rests her tired feet after walking in the picket line in the strike of 3100 workers at the rubber plant at 2525 Firestone Boulevard, South Gate. The walkout came after negotiators failed to reach an agreement on a new contract before the midnight deadline. Photo dated: August 12, 1954.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00045133
Herald Examiner Collection
HE Box-1502.
CARL0000049401
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/15801
Subject
Firestone Tire and Rubber Company
Tires
Tire industry workers--California--South Gate
Tire industry--California--South Gate
Strikes and lockouts--California--South Gate
Labor movement--California--South Gate
Picketing--California--South Gate
South Gate (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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