Oakland in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
1946 General Strike
Strike when Woman
Retail Clerks fought
For the Right to
Organize a Union
Erected by Alameda Labor Council AFL-CIO.
Location. 37° 48.327′ N, 122° 16.277′ W. Marker is in Oakland, California, in Alameda County. Marker can be reached from Frank H Ogawa Plaza. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland CA 94612, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Latham Memorial Fountain Unveiled (within shouting distance of this marker); Oakland City Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of College of California (approx. 0.2 miles away); Charles S. Greene Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Preservation Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Unitarian Church of Oakland (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chabot Observatory (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lafayette Square Timeline (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oakland.
More about this marker. This marker is located on the wall of the Rotunda building. Frank H Ogawa Plaza is pedestrian traffic only.
Also see . . . 1946: The Oakland general strike - Stan Weir -- libcom.ort (Submitted on March 31, 2014, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Civil Rights • Labor Unions •
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