March on the Barbados Telephone Company

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dc.description Portrait; Black and white en_US
dc.description.abstract Representatives of the Barbados Workers Union marching through Broad Street en route to the headquarters of the Barbados Telephone Co. Ltd. in support of worker, David Giles. The Barbados Telephone strike of 1981 was one of the BWU's more intense industrial relations battles. Here General Secretary Frank Walcott together with his team strides determinedly into action. The back of the photograph carries handwritten notes indicating the names of those leading the march, including Burns Bonadie, Secretary Treasurer of the CCL [Caribbean Congress of Labour] en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Walcott, Frank, Sir 1916- en_US
dc.subject Trotman, Roy, Sir en_US
dc.subject Daniel, Lemuel en_US
dc.subject Scott, Orlando en_US
dc.subject Bonadie, Burns en_US
dc.subject Williams, John en_US
dc.subject Giles, David en_US
dc.subject Barbados Workers Union en_US
dc.subject Barbados Telephone Co. en_US
dc.subject Demonstrations en_US
dc.subject Labor Unions en_US
dc.subject Strikes en_US
dc.subject Photographs en_US
dc.subject Barbados--Bridgetown--Broad Street en_US
dc.subject January 1981 en_US
dc.title March on the Barbados Telephone Company en_US
dc.type Image en_US

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