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San Francisco General Strike (Part II) (1934)
Union workers in San Francisco stage a general strike, shutting down the city to support striking longshoremen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:01:03
Popularity (downloads): 126
 
San Francisco General Strike (Part I) (1934)
Union workers in San Francisco stage a general strike, shutting down the city to support striking longshoremen.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1930s;
Duration: 00:01:37
Popularity (downloads): 133
 
San Francisco Longshore Strike (Part I) (1934)
Longshoremen close down the Port of San Francisco in the spring of 1934.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;
Duration: 00:01:54
Popularity (downloads): 139
 
San Francisco Longshore Strike (Part II) (1934)
Longshoremen close down the Port of San Francisco in the spring of 1934.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;
Duration: 00:05:05
Popularity (downloads): 67
 
San Francisco Ironworkers Strike (1917)
San Francisco ironworkers go out on strike, leaving work joyously.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 1910s;
Duration: 00:05:14
Popularity (downloads): 144
 
United Railroads Employees Strike (1917)
San Francisco: United Railroads employees strike against open shop.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: San Francisco: Labor;Labor: Strikes;Labor: 19102;
Duration: 00:01:11
Popularity (downloads): 182
 
17 Days: The Story of Newspaper History in the Making (1945)
How a New York City newspaper delivery drivers' strike in 1945 failed to divert readers' interest in their favorite newspapers. Shows the newspapers of the day and huge lines of...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Newspapers;Labor: Strikes;New York City;
Duration: 00:16:33
Popularity (downloads): 563
 
Master Hands (Part III) (1936)
Classic 'capitalist realist' drama showing the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Though ostensibly a tribute to the 'master hands' of the assembly line workers, it seems more...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Manufacturing;Labor: 1930s;Occupations: Automotive;
Duration: 00:05:24
Popularity (downloads): 673
 
Master Hands (Part II) (1936)
Classic 'capitalist realist' drama showing the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Though ostensibly a tribute to the 'master hands' of the assembly line workers, it seems more...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Manufacturing;Labor: 1930s;Occupations: Automotive;
Duration: 00:06:47
Popularity (downloads): 463
 
Master Hands (Part I) (1936)
Classic 'capitalist realist' drama showing the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Though ostensibly a tribute to the 'master hands' of the assembly line workers, it seems more...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Automobiles: Manufacturing;Labor: 1930s;Occupations: Automotive;
Duration: 00:04:56
Popularity (downloads): 762
 

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