Archive ID: 2016-047-4

Women at Local 65 Rally with Sign “Defend Our Basic Rights”

Date Created: Undated

Created By: David Vance

Media Type: Photograph


Photograph of women at Local 65 protest rally. One is holding sign saying “Defend Our Basic Rights! U.S.S. Gary Works.” Rally was held to protest unclean conditions in women’s locker rooms at U.S. Steel-South Works with women from Indiana mills coming out in support.

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Local 65 (South Works)   Mill/Paid Labor   Mills   South Works   Steel Industry   Steel Labor   Unions   Women’s Experiences   Other/Unknown   South Chicago   African-American   European Descent   Photograph