Shoe worker letter, 1985

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Shoe workers in Maine wrote letters to their representatives requesting stricter quotas on foreign shoe imports in 1985.

Al Dunton of Turner wrote to Sen. William S. Cohen on a shoe sole.

Fred Field of the Kennebec Journal took this photograph which was then distributed by United Press International.

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  • Title: Shoe worker letter, 1985
  • Creator: Fred Field
  • Creation Date: 1985-07-27
  • Subject Date: 1985-07-27
  • Locations:
    • Hallowell, Kennebec County, ME
    • Turner, Androscoggin County, ME
  • Media: Photograph, text
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 28 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, 10,4
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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