The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Wages up 10 fold in Tribune century

Line graph shows the wage increase for carpenters during 100 years of the Chicago Tribune's history. Features a drawing of a man smoking a pipe and carrying a hammer on his hand, money flying out of his back pocket as he walks.



6 x 9.5 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Daily Tribune (June 10, 1947), Part 2, p. 21

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