Street car escorted by police during Los Angeles Railway strikes, Los Angeles, 1934
- Street car escorted by police during Los Angeles Railway strikes, Los Angeles, 1934
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- [circa November 23, 1934]
- Los Angeles Times
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This photograph is likely related to the article, “Police Begin Strike Duty,” Los Angeles Times, 25 Nov 1934: 2.
In November of 1934, members of the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees confronted the Los Angeles Railway Corporation to contract with their union in support of wage increases ad to operate under union rules. A strike followed when the union was challenged and railway operations were halted or slowed down on a number of occasions. Members of the Los Angeles Railway Employees Association replaced strikers.
- 1 photograph
- b&w nitrate negative
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