Paddy Wagon, Hearst Strike

Title

Paddy Wagon, Hearst Strike

Subject

Strikes and lockouts--Newspapers
Hearst Corporation
Illinois--Chicago
Labor unions
Police
Police vehicles

Description

Several men, related to the Hearst Strike in Chicago, smile proudly while standing in the back of a paddy wagon. The Hearst Corporation, founded by William Randolph Hearst, became the largest media conglomerate in the world in the 1920s and has had continued success to this day.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1939-06-29

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

400121
Hearst Newspaper Strike - 1938-39

Original Format

commercial print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

10 x 13 cm

Citation

“Paddy Wagon, Hearst Strike,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 8, 2021, http://www.alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/13438.