• Short Summary

    Garment industry workers go on strike and congregate in Madison Square Garden, New York.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel titles read: 'DRESS STRIKE - No Pins And Needles'.

    New York, United States of America.

    C/U of newspaper being held, with headline 'Dress Strike On'. General view of women working at sewing machines. M/S of clock in machine shop reading 10 o'clock. M/S of women rising from their machines and covering them. Man putting down iron and taking apron off.

    C/U of placard 'All Dressmakers On Strike! For Better Conditions' on car, pan to loud speaker and to man putting on scarf. Overhead shot of crowds. Three shots of thousands gathered for rally in Madison Square Garden with people waving placards.

    Note: strike organised by The International Ladies' Garment Workers Union.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2594.04
    Media URN:
    69816
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:24:00 / 01:03:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 3064 H

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