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Title
Protest scrap iron sale
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Creator
Quillen, Harry
Date Created and/or Issued
1938
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
A crowd on January 19, 1938, is protesting the sale of scrap iron sent to Japan, to protect the people of China. The picket line was formed in Long Beach by the Women's Auxiliary, United Fishermen of the Pacific, a year before the outbreak of World War II, when Japan had invaded Manchuria.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00057825
Harry Quillen Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
Wars-World War II-Homefront.; A-010-766 4x5
CARL0000061478
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/120138
Subject
United Fishermen of the Pacific (Long Beach, Calif.)
Demonstrations--California--Long Beach
Embargo--California--Long Beach
Scrap metal industry--California--Long Beach
World War, 1939-1945
Long Beach (Calif.)

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