Sign, Don't Buy Imported Clothing

Sign, Don't Buy Imported Clothing

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Description
This placard came from a Washington, D.C. job rally in 1975. "Buy American" campaigns were one response by manufacturers and unions to global competition.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Placard
poster
date made
1975
used date
1975
affiliated union
American Federation of Labor
Congress of Industrial Organizations
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America
maker
Allied Printing Trades Council
place made
United States: District of Columbia
Measurements
overall: 22 in x 14 in; 55.88 cm x 35.56 cm
ID Number
1979.0734.06
catalog number
1979.0734.06
accession number
1979.0734
Credit Line
Deborah Ritter
subject
Labor Unions
labor issues
Employment
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Clothing & Accessories
Princeton Posters
Government, Politics, and Reform
Sweatshops
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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