San Francisco
San Francisco
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Related Categories: San Francisco | Labor & Workers
View other events for the week of 7/29/2018
Laborfest: SF Labor Struggles & Architecture Walk
Date Sunday July 29
Time 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Event Type Teach-In
Location Details
ILWU Sculpture, Mission St & Steuart St, San Francisco. Embarcadero BART.
Walk with Brad Wiedmaier, SEIU 2015 member & architectural historian
San Francisco has a rich political and labor history that is also connected to its buildings. In this history-by- the-buildings walk, Brad Wiedmaier will outline artifacts and events, and their connections to San Francisco’s past and present.
For more information call (415) 694-3605.

Laborfest began in 1993 to commemorate the 1934 general strike that made San Francisco a union town, and together with the 1934 General Strikes in Minneapolis and Toledo, made possible in 1935, the passage of the Social Security and Unemployment Insurance Act, and the legalizing of the right to organize labor unions with the Wagner Act. See (Wagner Act)

See also:

Added to the calendar on Monday Jun 25th, 2018 5:57 AM

We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!


donate now

$ 107.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.


Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network