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United Pilots on Strike

United Pilots on Strike

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Description
A United Airlines pilots strike poster. In 1985, United pilots held a strike for 29 days over the company's new policy to hire new pilots at a significantly lower starting salary and keep them at a lower salary for many years than pilots hired earlier.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Poster
date made
1985
associated date
1985
affiliated union
Congress of Industrial Organizations
American Federation of Labor
maker
Allied Printing Trades Council
Measurements
overall: 28 in x 22 in; 71.12 cm x 55.88 cm
ID Number
1985.0906.18
accession number
1985.0906
Credit Line
United Family Awareness, Air Line Pilots Association
subject
Pilots
Strikes and Boycotts
Labor Unions
labor issues
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Political and Military History: Political History
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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