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UNITED IN UOPWA

Object Number: 
2011.40.16
Date: 
1930-1940
Medium: 
Plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Diameter: 7/8 in. (2.2 cm)
Description: 
White on blue, "UNITED / IN / UOPWA", union label below.
Gallery Label: 
The United Office and Professional Workers of America was an early left-wing union. It was one of several small unions representing warehouse, retail, and white collar workers which consolidated into District Council 65 of the United Automobile Workers of America (UAW) in 1979.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ted and Eileen Rowland
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group