AFSCME Local 1644-led sanitation strike, Atlanta, Georgia, March 1970. These photographs are taken outside the City of Atlanta Construction Department office and warehouse (110-111 Hill Street). Protesters are apparently attempting to block strikebreakers from crossing the picket-line and entering the office area. The photograph series is labeled "Garbage Strike."
Strikes and lockouts, Sanitation workers--Labor unions, Picketing, Protest movements
Police fighting with African-American protester outside the City of Atlanta Construction Department's office and warehouse (110-111 Hill Street). The bearded man who has his back turned towards the camera is Great Speckled Bird reporter Gene Guerrero.
Georgia State University Library
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