Labor Movement and Workers Rights

Jacob Burck
The Lord Provides, from the "American Scene, Series 1"
lithograph on paper
12 x 9 in. (30.48 x 22.86 cm)
Museum Purchase
Rockwell Kent
Workers of the World Unite
woodcut on paper
8 in x 6 in (20.32 cm x 15.24 cm)
Museum Purchase
Two shadowed figures with weapons on the left face a group of four figures, in the light, on the right. Of the four, one is holding a sign and another is lying on the ground. Smoke from a fire billows in the background alongside industrial machinery.
Thomas Hart Benton
Mine Strike
lithograph on paper
9 3/16 in x 10 7/8 in (23.34 cm x 27.62 cm)
Museum Purchase
Around and behind a central image of a sewing machine are overlapping images of people, ships, a building fire, the Statue of Liberty, and small blocks of text.
Ida Abelman
My Father Reminisces
lithograph on paper
14 9/16 in x 18 7/16 in (36.99 cm x 46.83 cm)
Allocated by the U.S. Government Commissioned through the New Deal art projects
Young girl standing against a wood wall, a piece of white string in her mouth.
Dorothea Lange
Sharecropper's Child whose Father Receives $5 a Month from the Landowner
toned gelatin silver print on paper
10 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in. ( 26.67 cm x 26.67 cm )
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Reproduction # (407697 - LCUSF34 - 2008E)
A group of little girls sitting on the stairs in front of a school.
Dorothea Lange
Girls of Lincoln Bench School Studying their Reading Lessons, New Ontario, Malheur County, Oregon
toned gelatin silver print on paper
10 1/2 in. x 10 1/2 in. ( 26.67 cm x 26.67 cm )
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Reproduction # (407697, LCUSF34 - 21216E)
A young girl seated on a wooden porch, hands up to her neck.
Dorothea Lange
The Eight-Year Old Daughter of a Tobacco Farmer
toned gelatin silver print on paper
10 in. x 10 in. ( 25.4 cm x 25.4 cm )
Gift from the Collection of David S. Rosen MD, MPH Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division Reproduction # (407697 - LCUSF34 - 17918
A mixed media assemblage consisting of welding goggles, rusted metal, a padlock, and two rusted bells hanging from a chain mounted on a wooden board with screws. The position of the objects, with goggles at the top, makes the assemblage look vaguely face-like.
George Vargas
Michigan Worker
welding goggles, metal, hanging bells, rusty bottle cap, pulleys, chains, and padlock mounted on plywood
20 7/8 in x 10 3/8 in x 2 9/16 in (53.02 cm x 26.35 cm x 6.51 cm);20 7/8 in x 10 3/8 in x 2 9/16 in (53.02 cm x 26.35 cm x 6.51 cm)
Gift of the artist
Frank Cassara
Grain
lithograph on paper
19 1/16 x 20 1/8 in. (48.3 x 51 cm)
Bequest of Jean Paul Slusser
Frank Cassara
Agitator
lithograph on paper
12 7/16 x 7 13/16 in. (31.5 x 19.7 cm)
Bequest of Jean Paul Slusser
This black and white stereoscopic image features two images of three children and a toy goat holding signs. One sign has the text 'No bed time until 9 o'clock', one is difficult to read, 'Brown paper for me' and the last one reads 'Down with oatmel'. The children are standing in a line.
Stereo Classics Studio
Stereoscope Image, Sample Set No.2: A strike in the Nursery
photograph on cardboard
3 11/16 in. x 7 in. ( 9.4 cm x 17.8 cm )
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond

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