New Web Exhibit Launched: Teamster Pride is Union Pride: Identity, Community, Solidarity

Submitted by LHRC on Thu, 03/29/2012 - 11:40

Teamster Pride is Union Pride: Identity, Community, Solidarity is the online companion to the permanent exhibit of the same name installed in Gelman Library's Labor History Research Center (Suite 702). The exhibit, installed to commemorate the opening of the LHRC in October 2010, displays a selection of primary documents, images and ephemera that provide an informative overview of the organization's founding, tracing its evolution throughout the 19th and 20th centuries. Topics covered include the Teamsters' founding and logo, local unions, strikes, and diversity. Information about LHRC collection developments and public events is available at the main LHRC archival site, http://teamstersarchives.gwu.edu/.

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A page from the new online exhibit Teamster Pride is Union Pride: Identity, Community, Solidarity