Item no. 22069
New York
Occupation: Manufacturing: garment
Collection: Wagner Labor Archives

Unions participating in the Labor Day parades were urged to make their contingents as colorful as possible through both costumes and floats.  Here a group of women members of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) are shown marching in the 1981 parade wearing matching dresses they had made.


Image from NYC Central Labor Council Collection, Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, New York University

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