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Labour Movement


Trilingual May Day Poster (1934)


Flyer. A Call from the Barber's Union, Local 659. Text includes (translated from Yiddish): A Call from the Barber's Union, Local 659 / Be sure to support only those barber shops displaying a union sign! [Followed by a list of shops which are not unionized]. (between 1925 and 1945)


Flyer. Symposium regarding the high school strike and other matters involving the Jewish worker.  Text includes (translated from Yiddish): Symposium regarding the high school strike and other matters involving the Jewish worker / Friday Oct. 5th / Carmen Silva Hall 3956 St. Laurence / Sidney Zarkin - Candidate for Alderman / Dave Kasten - Young Communist League will present our position / We challenge: Mr. Wolofsky - Jewish Congress / Mr. Keiserman - Kanader Adler to present theirs / Arranged by: Canadian Arbiter Ring / Jewish Arbiter Women's League / Jewish Arbiter Culture Centre / Tenants and Consumers League.


Poster. Jewish Branch of the Canadian Labour Defense League (between 1925 and 1945).


Flyer. Mass Meeting and Concert. Text includes (translated from Yiddish): Mass Meeting and Concert / Tuesday May 1 1934 8:00PM / Carmen Silva Hall / Poalei Zion Youth Association / Paolei Zion / Borochov Association / Dr. N. Sirkin Assocation / Pioneer Women's Organization / National Workers Faband / Local 209 Amalgamated Clothing Worker's Union of America / Ginger Ale Driver's Union (1934).


Poster. International Fur Workers of United States and Canada, Great Mass Meeting opened to all Fur Workers of Montreal (between 1930 and 1950).


Poster. Declaration of the Industrial Union of Needle Trades Workers (between 1937 and 1950).