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Harry Bridges

(1901—1990)


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(1901–1990),

labor leader. The fiery head of the West Coast Longshoremen and the International Longshoremen’s and Warehousemen’s Union (ILWU), Harry Bridges led the American dockworkers’ unions for forty years. He ...

Subjects: Maritime History.


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