BOYCOTT RHODESIAN CARGO

BOYCOTT RHODESIAN CARGO

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Undated, maybe March 21 1974, June 17 and July 26, 1974?
Type: Photograph
Coverage in Africa: Zimbabwe
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Picket on the docks in Philadelphia (Packer Marine Terminal) organized by the Coalition to Stop Rhodesian Imports against imports from Rhodesia. The coalition campaigned against imports from Rhodesia, including Asbestos, Chrome, Beryllium, that were imported to the U.S. under the Byrd Amendment in violation of United Nations sanctions against Rhodesia. The Coalition picketed ships with Rhodesian cargo. Pickets are known to have taken place on March 21, June 17 and July 26, 1974.
Collection: Vincent Klingler papers