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Chinatown Workers' festival, benefit for Lee Mah/Jungsai workers

Title

Chinatown Workers' festival, benefit for Lee Mah/Jungsai workers

Subject

Asian Americans--California--San Francisco--Social life and customs
Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)--Social life and customs--Pictorial works
Chinese Americans--California--Chinatown (San Francisco)--Social life and customs
Festivals
Labor

Description

The poster features a drawing of a man and woman standing in front of a sewing machine. There is a lightning bolt-like shape that extends out from the tip of the needle to the bottom edge of the poster. The background is predominantly green, and the figures are rendered in black and white. The text states, "Chinatown Workers' Festival, Benefit for Lee Mah/ Jung Sai Workers, Sat. August 24, 7-9 PM, Chinese Culture Center (across the bridge from Portsmouth Sq.), musical and dance groups, skits, films, speakers, refreshments, childcare provided." There is both English and Chinese text. All text is written in black.

Creator

Dong, Jim

Source

Kearny Street Workshop Archives, 1972-2002 (CEMA 33), Series IV, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

ca. 1973

Rights

The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further reproduction is permitted
without prior written permission by the artist or copyright holder. Any requests for permission to reproduce this piece must be directed to: Kearny Street Workshop c/o California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives Library CEMA University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 Phone: (805) 893-8563 E-mail: cema@library.ucsb.edu

Access Rights

Open to researchers without restrictions

Physical Dimensions

18.5 x 16.25 in.

Files

Citation

Dong, Jim, "Chinatown Workers' festival, benefit for Lee Mah/Jungsai workers," in Digital Collections, Item #4750, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/4750 (accessed June 16, 2019).