Boeing releases figures showing employment has dropped by 20 percent during the year on December 31, 1969.

  • By Alan J Stein
  • Posted 6/13/1999
  • HistoryLink.org Essay 1347
On December 31, 1969, figures released by Boeing show that employment declined during the year by 20 percent to 80,000 from a peak of 101,300.

Sources: Walt Crowley, Rites of Passage: A Memoir of the Sixties in Seattle (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1995), 279.

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