Dating vintage clothing guide
As a result, despite the 19 years of opposition with the AFL, ACWA finally gained the AFL recognition as an affiliate in 1933.
The strike expanded to city wide, 45,000 member garment workers strike in Chicago resulting in a division in the UGW membership.If anyone can send proof to the contrary please contact us.In 1933, ACWA started to include a union label in all garments that were produced.The lower left corner of the tag underneath the "Workers of" will read copyright 1934 by ACW of A. The 1939 vintage label is identical to the 1934 issued tag.It has all the same features listed above except a new copyright date of 1939 followed by ACW of A.
These tags will stil have the copyright date of 1949 on the right hand side.