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Title
Man sleeping in car with picket signs reading "On Strike against Construction Teamsters Local 420" posted outside, Los Angeles, Calif., 1971
Contributor
Olender, Ben
Date Created and/or Issued
November 24, 1971
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4430
Description
WEARY PICKETER--A tired Teamster picketer takes time out for a snooze in sports car at 2nd and Figueroa Sts. About 11,000 of the 16,000 Teamsters in the area are striking against construction contractors in 11 Southern Californian counties. The strike began Monday.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b687_269624B-1
ark:/21198/zz0002nhg5
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Strikes and lockouts--Construction workers--California--Los Angeles County
Picketing--California--Los Angeles County
Activism
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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