With babies and banners [videorecording] : story of the Women's Emergency Brigade / Women's Labor History Film Project.

; New Day Films
Franklin Lakes, N.J. : New Day Films [distributor], 1978.

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Other Title With babies and banners, story of the Women's Emergency Brigade
Women's Emergency Brigade
Other Authors New Day Films.
Women's Labor History Film Project.
Subjects Automobile industry workers -- Labor unions -- United States -- History.
Documentary films.
General Motors Corporation Sit-Down Strike, 1936-1937.
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America -- History.
Motion pictures.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945.
Women labor union members -- United States -- History.
Women's Emergency Brigade.
Working class -- United States.
Description 1 videocassette (45 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Notes Includes public performance rights.
Summary Focuses on the contributions of the Women's Emergency Brigade to the labor movement of the 1930's. Describes the role of women in the General Motors sit-down strike of 1936-1937. Combines archival footage and interviews with participants to trace the role of women in the formation of the United Auto workers.
Production Credits Producers, Anne Bohlen, Lyn Goldfarb, Lorraine Gray ; director, Lorraine Gray ; editors, Mary Lampson, Melanie Maholick ; musical score arrangement, Steven Gray ; cinematography, Ting Barrow, Max Reid, Lorraine W. Gray.
Performers Participants: Genora Dollinger, Babe Gelles, Lillian Hatcher, Mary Handa, Helen Hauer, Laura Hayward, Nellie Bessons Hendrix, Della Parish, Sybill "Teeter" Walker.
System Requirements VHS.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)21206998
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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