WPA Strikers In Protest Rally

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347400_1_1
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NEW YORK, N.Y.
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Timecode:
1939  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:02:27 - 00:02:58
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1528
011-791-03
Shaky, blurry, dull in contrast and imagery Protesting wholesale lay-offs for participation in the nation-wide W.P.A. Strike, thousands of strikers gather at Columbus Circle. Police remove two effigies, hanged by irate workers. Police line streets along protest route, row of police motobikes.