People picket against the Woolworth Company's practice of segregation, April 20, 1963.

Title: People picket against the Woolworth Company's practice of segregation, April 20, 1963.

 

Date: 1963

 

Photographer: Unknown

 

Photo ID: 5780PB4F1C

 

Collection: International Ladies Garment Workers Union Photographs (1885-1985)

 

Repository: The Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives in the ILR School at Cornell University is the Catherwood Library unit that collects, preserves, and makes accessible special collections documenting the history of the workplace and labor relations. www.ilr.cornell.edu/library/kheel

 

Notes: "Hundreds of ILGWU members from New York City locals marched on picket lines April 20 to protest segregation at stores in Southern cities, particularly Birmingham, Alabama."

 

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Tags: Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives,Cornell University Library,African Americans, Civil Rights, Local, Picketing, Placards, Women

 

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