Industrial Workers of the World 1914 Unknown family photo

Industrial Workers of the World 1914

Taken in New York, New York USA on .

An Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or Wobblie) member sporting a protest hat. It reads "Bread or Revolution" - I imagine tht they were protesting for higher wages. We don't really wear hats now ... show more

An Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or Wobblie) member sporting a protest hat. It reads "Bread or Revolution" - I imagine tht they were protesting for higher wages.

We don't really wear hats now so I guess that this sort of protest sign wouldn't be feasible, but I like it!

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Bain News Service

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