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Collection Spotlight: UAW Local 174 Mural

... Flint Sit-Down Strike , the “Battle of the Overpass ,” and a painted rendering of Local 174’s first union contract. ... (Art--History, Audio-visual materials, Battle of the Overpass, Depressions--1929, Ford Hunger March, 1932, Ford Motor Company, Ford ...

Blog entry - eclemens - 12/07/2016 - 10:27 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Robert W. Dunn Papers

... movement in the auto industry, such as the Battle of the Overpass, sit-down strikes of 1937, and earlier 1930's auto strikes. ...

Abstracts - drice - 06/15/2012 - 14:32 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

(25251) UAW Organizing, Violence, Reuther, Frankensteen, Dearborn, 1937

... Ford Service Department employees during the Battle of the Overpass. Walter Reuther sits at right, his eyes closed. ... , Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970, UAW, UAW ― Battle of the Overpass) ...

Image - eclemens - 08/01/2013 - 09:05 - 0 comments - 3 attachments

Robert Kanter Papers

... Side Local 174 (1937-39), and fought in the Battle of the Overpass. The Homer Martin split (1939) and the Ford Strike (1941) are covered. ...

Abstracts - drice - 02/11/2011 - 11:08 - 0 comments - 1 attachment

(3035) Portraits, Mayor Albert Cobo, Freeways, Detroit, 1956

Mayor Albert Cobo stands on a overpass above the Lodge/Ford Freeway. In the background the Fisher Building is ...

Image - eclemens - 06/26/2012 - 14:18 - 0 comments - 3 attachments

(30671) Architecture, Streetscapes, Downtown Detroit, 1965

A view of the pedestrian overpass between the two buildings of the Crowley Department Store located on ...

Image - eclemens - 11/08/2013 - 19:43 - 0 comments - 3 attachments

(2866) Strikes, UAW, Ford Motor Company, Deaborn, Michigan

Members of the UAW Local 600 gather at the Miller Road overpass at the Ford Rouge Plant during an unidentified strike, Dearborn, ...

Image - eclemens - 07/10/2009 - 13:28 - 0 comments - 3 attachments