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First Contract

Women and the Fight to Unionize

By Carole Conde and Karl Beveridge  

  • Paperback / softback

Through a series of full-colour, visually striking photomontages combined with fictionalized interviews, First Contract tells the story of working women and their fight to organize into unions.

  • Paperback / softback, 76 pages
  • ISBN 9780919946712
  • Published October 1986


Through a series of wonderfully detailed fictionalized photomontages and interviews of women from prominent first contract strikes, the artists are able to commemorate these struggles and illustrate the impact a union had on the women’s lives – both at work and at home.

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