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Laborfest: Bus Tour of WPA Projects
Date Sunday July 27
Time 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location Details
Meet at Civic Center Between Asian Art Museum & Main Library, Larkin Street, San Francisco (Civic Center BART), 19 Polk bus
Event Type Teach-In
Organizer/Author
Join Gray Brechin and Harvey Smith as they travel through history on a bus tour of historic sites built by unionized labor. You will learn about the major contribution workers made during the depression era of the New Deal program. They will discuss 75 years of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Please be aware that the tour will take about 5 hours depending on the traffic and the discussions.
Co-sponsored by UTU Local 1740
Reservation required:
Call (415) 642-8066 or by e-mail: laborfest [at] laborfest.net and leave your name, number of reservations and phone number to call you in case of any changes.
Make reservation, then send $15 check to:LaborFest, P.O. Box 40983, SF, CA 94140
Sandwiches and drinks will be available on the bus. Bus will return to the Civic Center. Tour lasts about 5 hours.
See also:
http://www.laborfest.net/2008schedule.htm
Added to the calendar on Sunday Jun 29th, 2008 8:11 AM

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