Spanish Group Dressmakers' Union

Jesús Colón Papers, 1901-1974

Puerto Rican garment workers at an International Ladies Garment Workers' retreat. Large numbers of Puerto Ricans who came to New York City in post-WWII migration found jobs in the garment industry.


Date
September 1948, Date accepted
Creator
Jesús Colón
Language
English
Document Type
Photograph: b & w photographs
Identifier
JeCo_b44_f24_0001_front
Related Keywords
Women, Garment workers
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU)
Citation
Jesús Colón Papers, 1901-1974. Spanish Group Dressmakers' Union: JeCo_b44_f24_0001_front. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 23 Aug 2019.
Use Restrictions

In Copyright In Copyright

Rights Holder
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Repository
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives
Center for Puerto Rican Studies | Hunter College | 695 Park Ave | New York, NY 10065
c 2015 Center for Puerto Rican Studies | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer