August 1988 strike – Collection of materials, reports and leaflets related to the opposition, strikes and repressive measures in the Polish Peoples’ Republic, No. 76/57
This August we continue to present scans from the Collection of materials, reports and leaflets related to the opposition, strikes and repressive measures in the Polish Peoples’ Republic (No. 76). It contains inter alia materials related to August 1988 strikes in Polish enterprises.
Below you can find a leaflet with a drawing of a hand showing the victory sign and the name of Solidarność. Other scans include poems titled “Tymczasem” and “Folder.” There is also an appeal to the health service, communications of the Regional Coordination Committee of the Solidarity Trade Union in Gdańsk, announcement of the Confederation of Independent Poland, and communication of Fighting Solidarity.
We have already described this collection, and the scans presented so far include archival materials on:
- Radio Solidarity – https://www.archiwapomorskie.pl/zarchnszzs/RadioSolidarity,
- 1 and 3 May – https://www.archiwapomorskie.pl/zarchnszzs/1-3-may-leaflets,
- World War II outbreak and the Warsaw Uprising – https://www.archiwapomorskie.pl/zarchnszzs/august-1-the-outbreak-of-wwii-leaflets.
The collection has not been fully processed yet, and it is regularly complemented by donors.
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If you are interested in the attached documents and in our other archival material please contact us by email: .
/Łukasz Grochowski, the Archives of the National Commission of the Solidarity Trade Union,
Iwona Flis, Stanisław Flis Foundation “Pomerania Archives”/