Browsing Items (3 total) Tagged  ‘Lane Kirkland’

The Marchers, led by Henning,Kerland, Robertson, Sweeney, and Zellers pass through the lobby of a non-union skyscraper.

AFL-CIO President Lane Kirkland and SEIU President John Sweeney march with Los Angeles janitors at the formal kick-off of the campaign. The support of national labor leaders was invaluable in the 1990 victory against ISS.

Local 399 staff labeled this photograph of religious leaders and AFL-CIO leader Lane Kirkland "Bishops." It illustrates the early appeal to supporters beyond the labor movement proper to support the cause of the janitors union.