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Guide to the National Maritime Union Photographs PHOTOS 044

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

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Descriptive Summary

Title: National Maritime Union Photographs
Dates: circa 1940-circa 1950, undated
Abstract: The National Maritime Union (NMU) was an American labor union founded in May 1937 and led by Joseph Curran. The collection contains black and white photographs of NMU activities mostly in the 1940s and 1950s, as well as photographs of merchant seamen and shipping in Marseille, France made by photographer Ernst Haas for the Economic Development Corporation, a United States agency that administered the Marshall Plan.
Quantity: 0.75 Linear Feet in 1 oversize flat box and 1 folder.
Language: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: PHOTOS 044