Title: Strikers during the Scale Strike which lasted for sixteen weeks and was later won by the cigar makers.
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 Material Information
Title: Strikers during the Scale Strike which lasted for sixteen weeks and was later won by the cigar makers.
Physical Description: 1 photograph ( 8 x 10 cm )
Creator: Burgert Brothers, 1917- ( Photographer )
Tony Pizzo Collection ( Contributor )
Publication Date: 1899
 Subjects
Subject: Album, Photograph ( Documentary Artifact, Communication Artifact )   ( nmc )
Strikes   ( lctgm )
Cigar industry   ( lctgm )
Spatial Coverage: Tampa |z 1271000 |2 ceeus
Hillsborough County |z 12057 |2 ceeus
United States of America -- Florida -- Hillsborough County -- Tampa
 Notes
General Note: In May of 1899 Latin cigar makers struck first at at Ybor-Manrara factory when owners installed scales, thereby challenging the integrity of the workers. Large numbers of Cubans left Tampa during the lean months of la huelga de la pesa (the weight strike)
Funding: Funded in part by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), Ephemeral Cities Project.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: SF70000091
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of South Florida
Holding Location: University of South Florida, Tampa FLorida, Special Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved. 2005.
Resource Identifier: P21-022

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