Labour Heritage Postcards

Labour Heritage Postcards

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Order what you want!  Each postcard card is 6” x 4” with an image on one side and description on the back.  They are printed in a unionized facility and meet Canada Post requirements for mailing.

Choose from:

  • 001 - BC union organizer Chan Kwan (front) was one of thousands of unemployed men who “rode the rails” and participated in the On to Ottawa Trek in 1935.

  • 002 - BC Teachers’ Federation President Jinny Sims speaks to supporters during the 2005 teachers’ strike.

  • 003 - A crew from Tunnel and Rock Workers Union Local 168 in 1983 at the site of the Wolverine Tunnel in Northeast BC.

  • 004 - Historic logo of the Retail Clerks International Association, a forerunner to the United Food and Commercial Workers’ Union.

  • 005 - Striking longshoremen and supporters march to Ballantyne Pier, June 18, 1935.

  • 006 - Launch of 1975 industry-wide strike by United Fishermen and Allied Workers Union.

  • 007 - "A Picket is a Picket"/You Don't Cross!  Vancouver Sun/Dan Scott photo from 1980 strike by Public Service Alliance of Canada.

  • 008 - Hospital Employees' Union members at Operation Solidarity rally in 1983.

  • 009 - CUPE-BC President Mike Dumler and others during 1987 general strike.

  • 010 - COPE 378 (MoveUp) members during BC Hydro job action in 1994.

  • 011 - Striking fishermen raise their arms in solidarity in 1938.

  • 012 - Unionized bicycle shop in Victoria BC about 1919.

  • 013 - Early Langley BC classroom, about 1920.

  • 014 - Cranbrook Unemployed Relief Camp workers, 1936.

  • 015 - Vancouver Province "newsies" about 1920.

  • 108 - "When you call your government, June Bates answers"; BCGEU public awareness campaign in 1979.

  • 110 - Lake Cowichan International Woodworkers of America (IWA) Women's Auxiliary lead members to legislature during 1946 strike.

  • 114 - Laboratory workers at Vancouver General Hospital in 1929.

  • 115 - Solidarity at Empire Stadium, August 10, 1983
  • 116 - BC Teachers strike during Operation Solidarity, November 1983
  • 117 - Vancouver Firefighters Band march during Solidarity, July 1983
  • 118 - 20,000 Mass in Fury - Victoria Times Colonist July 28, 1983
  • 119 - View from BC legislature during Solidarity protest July 27, 1983
  • 120 - BCGEU strikers during Solidarity, November 1983

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