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Workers strike at Bendix
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated August 27, 1955 reads "Members of CIO United Auto Workers Local 179 picket Bendix Aviation Corp. Pacific Division plant at 11600 Sherman Way, North Hollywood, as union and company officials negotiate in Detroit to halt strike which idled 20,000 Bendix workers throughout nation when contract ran out midnight Saturday. Strike affects 1,600 Bendix employees in Valley."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Bendix Corporation--Employees
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO).--Local 179 (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Men--California--Los Angeles
Labor union members--California--Los Angeles
Aircraft industry--California--Los Angeles--Employees
Strikes and lockouts--California--Los Angeles
Picketing--California--Los Angeles
Signs and signboards--California--North Hollywood (Los Angeles)
North Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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