• Short Summary

    The two big labour unions AFL and CIO unite and hold convention in New York, America.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'AFL and CIO unite in huge labour merger'.

    Labour convention in New York. United States of America (USA).

    MS poster with two hands shaking - AFL (American Federation of Labour) and CIO (Congress of Industrial Organisations). High angle shots convention in progress. MS George Meeney and Walter Wilther, Presidents of the two Labour groups.

    Various shots the convention in progress. LS delegates applauding. Various shots representatives of the different unions. LS George Meeney on platform after being voted as President of the Federation. LS delegates applauding.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2812.24
    Media URN:
    82313
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:53:00 / 01:54:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 2793 F

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