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Date: September 3, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31224
Description: Over 200 members of Local 1217 of the CIO United Electrical Workers, weary after an 18-week strike, gather outside the Fairchild Camera and Instrument plant. Fairchild announced it would hire back 80 ... More
Date: August 30, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31236
Description: Grace Siler, a member of the CIO Electrical Workers' Union,, though not a Fairchild employee, is arrested for disorderly conduct, as striking workers picketed at the Fairchild Camera and Instrument pl ... More
Date: August 30, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31144
Description: A woman is arrested for disorderly conduct as striking CIO Electrical Workers picket at the Fairchild Camera and Instrument plant.
Date: July 29, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:30416
Description: Striking CIO electrical workers, picketing at the Fairchild Camera and Instrument plant, break ranks to allow a special-delivery mail car to leave the plant grounds.
Date: August 28, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31180
Description: Striker Henry Kuester is assisted by two friends after he was injured in a scuffle between picketers and returning workers who attempted to cross picket lines at the Fairchild Camera and Instrument pl ... More
Date: August 28, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31190
Description: United Electrical Workers local president Michael Siomkin (right), and machinist Alfred Priscioti, sit with an unidentified police officer in the back of a patrol wagon, after they were arrested durin ... More
Date: August 28, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31117
Description: Joseph Molfetta, business manager of the CIO Electrical Workers local, waves from the back of a patrol wagon after he was arrested for disorderly conduct during a melee at the Fairchild Camera and Ins ... More
Date: August 28, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31168
Description: Police inspector Irving Davies (left) warns Joseph Molfetta of the CIO Electrical Workers local, as striking workers clashed with returning workers attempting to cross picket lines, at Fairchild Camer ... More
Date: July 27, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31185
Description: Striking CIO electrical workers picket at Fairchild Camera and Instrument plant, 88-06 Van Wyck Boulevard.
Date: August 27, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31125
Description: Albert Prescioti, a machinist at Fairchild Camera and Instrument plant, falls to the ground during a scuffle with police, as striking workers try to block the entrance to the plant at 88-06 Van Wyck B ... More
Date: August 27, 1948
Type: black and white print; digital image
Identifier: aql:31153
Description: Striking CIO electrical workers at the Fairchild Camera and Instrument plant attempt to block the gate to prevent returning workers from crossing the picket line.
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