Seamen

Portrays merchant seamen from the National Maritime Union participating in parades and demonstrations during World War II in Philadelphia and New York. Shows festivities at British Merchant Navy Club locations in Philadelphia, highlighting dancing and billiards. Portrays hostesses entertaining men...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1936-1946
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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260 |a 1936-1946 
300 |a 59 photoprints : silver gelatin; 2 photoprints 11"x 17" or smaller 
500 |a Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue Collection; for general information, see collection record. 
520 |a Portrays merchant seamen from the National Maritime Union participating in parades and demonstrations during World War II in Philadelphia and New York. Shows festivities at British Merchant Navy Club locations in Philadelphia, highlighting dancing and billiards. Portrays hostesses entertaining men at the United Merchant Seamen's Club on 4th Street. Depicts the training of the Philadelphis Sea Scouts, highlighting scouts readying their vessels for the season. Shows seamen striking against tanker companies, and picketing at piers near strike-bound vessels. Documents the strike of the Marine Engineers Beneficial Association and the Masters, Mates & Pilots Association with views of pickets, strike meetings, ships idle in the Delaware, and the end of the strike meeting. Oversize includes the AFL-CIO Maritime Strike of 1946 - shows ships stranded in the Delaware. 
561 |a Gift of the Philadelphia Record 
610 2 0 |a National Maritime Union of America. 
650 4 |a Parades & processions  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia 
650 4 |a Demonstrations 
650 4 |a Labor unions 
650 4 |a Sailors  |z Great Britain. 
650 4 |a Canteens (Wartime, emergency, etc.)  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia 
650 4 |a Vessels  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia 
650 4 |a Petroleum industry  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia 
650 4 |a Strikes  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia 
650 4 |a World War, 1939-1945  |x Social aspects  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia 
650 4 |a Stevedores  |z Pennsylvania  |z Philadelphia. 
650 4 |a Sailors  |z United States. 
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520 |a These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and