Item no. 24012
New York
Occupation: Manufacturing: garment
Collection: Private

The next generation of New York workers participating in a UNITE rally against sweatshops and child labor.  UNITE, the Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees, has been particularly active in the struggle against both sweatshops and child labor.  The National Labor Committee, with strong support of UNITE, has succeeded in involving thousands of young people in schools in New York and New Jersey in this campaign.

Image from Gary Schoichet private collection, photograph by Gary Schoichet.

See this image in the Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives exhibit.

Item image not found

View other items in the thematic sets:


All Photographs

Parades and Demonstrations

Photographs of Street Scenes