WORK 0702 Click for larger image
WORK 0702 Click for larger image
Title Uneasy truce [picture] / [Al] Lambert.
Author Lambert, Al.
Publication [Place of publication not identified] : [Brooklyn Eagle], 1954.
Description 1 photographic print : black & white ; 8 x 10 in.
paper 8 x 10 in.
Call # WORK 0702
Note Title from caption on verso.
On verso: date stamped: Aug. 26, 1954; Brooklyn Eagle stamp; "Eagle photo by Lambert."
Summary Large crowd of workers in front of Bush Terminal in Sunset Park; two policemen, one on horseback, in background. Caption: "Uneasy truce: Members of old International Longshoremen's Association mill about in front of Brooklyn Army Base awaiting this morning's shape-up whistle. Threatened picketing by rival International Brotherhood of Longshoremen, A.F.L., members, who charge 'discrimination' at base, was called off pending conference this afternoon."
Note Grease pencil cropping marks.
Cite As: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
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Indexes Folder: International Longshoreman Assc. (ILA): Strikes.
Subject Stevedores -- New York (State) -- New York.
Terminals (Transportation) -- New York (State) -- New York.
Strikes and lockouts -- Stevedores -- New York (State) -- New York.
International Longshoremen's Association.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Sunset Park (New York, N.Y.)
Genre Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
gelatin silver prints.
photographic prints.

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