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Title
Police outside Warner Bros. Studio after the Conference of Studio Unions strike, Los Angeles, 1945
Date Created and/or Issued
[October 19, 1945]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Police outside Warner Bros. studio with the trash that is aftermath from the Conference of Studio Unions strike against all Hollywood studios. The CSU strike began in March 1945 and was around the six month mark when it turned violent on October 5, 1945, known as Hollywood Black Friday. National exposure of this violence forced negotiations between studios and the CSU. Negotiation ended the strike about a month later, but CSU didn't last much longer and was eventually disbanded and absorbed by rival union IATSE.
Handwritten annotation from nitrate negative: Warner's strike
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1387_34248-02
34248
ark:/21198/zz00280dpj
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Strikes--California--Los Angeles
Activism
Police--California--Los Angeles
Motion picture studios--California--Los Angeles
Events
Entertainment
Warner Bros
Conference of Studio Unions
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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