[CIO Legislative Conference at the Driskill]

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Photograph of the CIO Legislative Conference at the Driskill Hotel during the 49th Texas Legislature. There are several men and women seated at tables in a conference room. There is a banner hanging on the wall that reads: "Unionism is Democracy's Bulwark."

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Douglass, Neal January 11, 1945.

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Photograph of the CIO Legislative Conference at the Driskill Hotel during the 49th Texas Legislature. There are several men and women seated at tables in a conference room. There is a banner hanging on the wall that reads: "Unionism is Democracy's Bulwark."

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2009

Photographs, oral histories, artwork, letters, and more. These more than 5,000 items give a glimpse into the diverse people that have called Texas home over the years. Funding provided by the Summerlee Foundation.

Neal Douglass Photography Collection

Photojournalist Neal Douglass worked for Austin American-Statesman and had his own studio. These photos represent specific events, cultural aspects of life, former buildings and customs in Austin during the 20th century.

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  • January 11, 1945

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  • Dec. 6, 2009, 5:47 p.m.

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  • Nov. 9, 2012, 1:18 p.m.

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Douglass, Neal. [CIO Legislative Conference at the Driskill], photograph, January 11, 1945; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth62573/: accessed November 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.