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Western employes strike
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
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Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Photograph caption dated January 10, 1956 reads, "Fred Heltsley, 25, of North Hollywood, Western Air Line station agent, pickets at Lockheed Air Terminal early today. Picketing started as operations in 12 Western states and Canada were halted as 850 reservation clerks and baggage handlers walked out."
1 photographic print :b&w ;26 x 21 cm.
Photographic prints
Valley Times Collection
Western Airlines
Brotherhood of Railway, Airline, and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes
Lockheed Air Terminal, Inc
Airports--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Airlines--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Airlines--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)--Employees
Airlines--Employees--Labor unions--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Strikes and lockouts--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Picketing--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Men--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Signs and signboards--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Fences--California--Burbank (Los Angeles County)
Burbank (Los Angeles County, Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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