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image of Samuel Gompers and organized labor in America

Samuel Gompers and organized labor in America

by Livesay, Harold C. Edited by Oscar Handlin

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Published
1978
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1978. Paperback. x, 195p., frontis portrait. Slight wear and crease along spine. Ciovers a bit worn and yellowed, else very good. Library of American biography.
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Law and the shaping of the American labor movement

by Forbath, William E.

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Published
1991
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9780674517820
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1991. Paperback. xvi, 211p., wraps, used sticker on spine, old bookstore sticker on rear wrap else good condition.
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image of Legislative Achievements of The American Federation of Labor

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Washington DC: American Federation of Labor, 1953. Pamphlet. 42p., stapled wraps, 4x6.5 inches, very good condition.
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image of Unity, hail the unity of the A.F. of L. and C.I.O. around the freedom of Tom Mooney!

Unity, hail the unity of the A.F. of L. and C.I.O. around the freedom of Tom Mooney!

by Communist Party. Erie County Committee

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Published
1938
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Buffalo, NY: Erie County Committee, Communist Party, 1938. Four panel brochure, 6.25x9.5 inches, minor toning else very good condition.
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image of Philosophy of trade unions: An essay devoted to the interests of the thousands who, in the daily struggle for labor's rights do battle for the true freedom of the human race

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New York: American Federation of Labor, 1914. Pamphlet. 19p., stapled wraps, 6x9.25 inches, wraps lightly toned along edges, staples rusted else very good later reprint of a work originally published in 1892. "Dyer D. Lum was a leading anarchist-syndicalist of the 1880s. He was an advocate of violence and of trade unionism between 1880 and 1892 and a… Read more
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image of Strike Bulletin [two issues],  August 11th, 1937 and August 12th, 1937

Strike Bulletin [two issues], August 11th, 1937 and August 12th, 1937

by Retail Department Store Employees Union, Local 1100

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Published
1937
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San Francisco: Retail Department Store Employees Union, Local 1100, 1937. Two leaves, mimeographed on both sides, one leaf - August 11th issue - 8.5x14 inches, August 12th issue is 8.5x13 inches, paper toned, minor creasing and a few very minor closed tears else good condition. The union, a fairly militant AFL affiliated local, was mostly women white collar workers.… Read more
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image of Strike Bulletin [six issues],  all vol. 1 in 1938, present are no. 9, Sept. 22, no. 11, Sept. 23, no. 12, Sept. 24, no. 13, Sept. 26, no. 14, Sept. 28, no. 16, Sept. 29

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San Francisco: Retail Department Store Employees Union, Local 1100, 1938. All on single 8.5x14 inch sheets, mimeographed on both sides, mostly text with a few small illustrations, paper toned with minor chipping on edges; the chipping on the bottom edge of issue no. 9 has partly removed a line of text, else good condition. The union, a fairly militant… Read more
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image of Hold that line!  And we mean THE EMPORIUM PICKET LINE!

Hold that line! And we mean THE EMPORIUM PICKET LINE!

by Department Store Strike Committee

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Published
1938
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San Francisco: Department Store Strike Committee, 1938. Handbill, 5.5x8.5 inches, printed on one side only with a small illustration, toned with minor chipping on the edges. The Committee was formed by Department Store Employees Union, Local 1100, Janitors, no. 87, Elevator Operators, no. 117 and Joint Board of Culinary Workers - all AFL unions. Local 1100 was a… Read more
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image of Labor history. vol 12, no. 1 Winter, 1971

Labor history. vol 12, no. 1 Winter, 1971

by Leab, Daniel, ed

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Published
1971
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New York: The Tamiment Institute, 1971. pp. 3-189, wraps, edge and shelf worn, else in good condition. Includes The great maritime strike of '34 Charles P. Larrowe, Poverty, politics, and the mechanics of New York City, 1803 by Raymond A. Mohl, Labor and the progressive movement in Connecticut by Frederick M. Heath, Trade union response to profit‐sharing plans: 1886-1966… Read more
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image of Proceedings of the eighth biennial and forty-eighth convention of the Bricklayers, Masons and Plasterers' International Union of America, beginning Monday, October Ninth, and ended Fridcay October Twentieth, Nineteen Hundred Twenty-two.  Held at auditorium, Springfield, Mass

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[Washington D.C.?]: Bricklayers, Masons and Plasterers' International Union of America, 1922. Paperback. 222p., stiff wraps with taped spine as issued, rear blank wrap stained else good condition.
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image of Labor history. vol 10, no. 4, Fall, 1969

Labor history. vol 10, no. 4, Fall, 1969

by Leab, Daniel, ed

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Published
1969
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New York: The Tamiment Institute, 1969. pp. 155-712, wraps, previous owners name inked on upper right hand corner and check marked inkined on cover next to article listing, some green marks on the inside tables of contents, smudges and small staining on rear cover wrap, else in good condition. Includes Patricia Schechter on the The knights of labor in… Read more
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image of Labor history. vol 11, no. 3, Fall, 1970

Labor history. vol 11, no. 3, Fall, 1970

by Leab, Daniel, ed

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1970
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New York: The Tamiment Institute, 1970. pp. 259-397, wraps, smudges and small staining on cover wrap, else in good condition. Includes Labor in politics: The Oklahoma state federation of labor during the age of reform by Keith L. Bryant Jr., Agrarian socialism and the Negro in Oklahoma, 1900-1918 H. L Meredith, Allan L. Benson, salesman of socialism, 1902-1916 Harold… Read more
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Socialism and the organized labor movement

by Simons, May Wood

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Published
1909
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Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Company, 1909. Pamphlet. 23. 8p., original glassine wraps with the upper right corner clipped off, staples rusting, paper browned, upper right corner removed on most pages (no text loss) else good condition, 3.5x5.75 inches. Pocket library of socialism no. 39.
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Constitution, By-laws and Rules of Order

by Indianapolis Central Labor Union

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Published
1911
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Indianapolis: the Union, 1911. 34p., staplebound booklet, very good. The union was a centralized body representing the various smaller trade and labor unions in the area, each of which was supposed to be represented by at least two members.
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The settlement of wage desputes

by Feis, Herman

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Published
1921
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1921. Hardcover. xv, 289p. spine lettering dulled, minor bumping of corners, previous owner's name else good condition.
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The American cossack. [Cover title]

by Pennsylvania State Federation of Labor

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Published
1914
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Harrisburg: the Federation, 1914. Paperback. 141p., wraps, first two pages silverfished on edges with no text loss, slightly wraped from poor storage else good condition, illustrated from photos. Compilation of letters to James Maurer, Socialist Party Pennsylvania State Representative, in response to his series of questions about the role of state police in strikes. The investigation results were not… Read more
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image of The policies and practices of the American Federation of labor, 1900-1909

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New York: International Publishers, 1973. 477p., very good paperback, second printing. First published in 1964 History of the labor movement in the United States, Vol. 3.
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image of Federal employees' loyalty act; hearings before the Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives, Eightieth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3588* a bill to provide for a Federal employees' loyalty act *as a result of these hearings the Committee agreed upon and reported favorable a substitute bill, H.R. 3813. June 3, 4, 6, 7, 10, 1947

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Washington DC: GPO, 1947. Hardcover. 118p., very good condition, copy from Representative George P. Miller's library with his name on the front cover. Includes statements and interrogations of spokespeople for the American Federation of Government Emoployees, AFL, American Civil Liberties Union, National Lawyers Guild, United Public Workers of America, CIO, Veterans of Foreign Wars and others. … Read more
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image of Seventy years of life and labor; an autobiography. New one-volume edition, with a new introduction by Matthew Woll

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New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1943. Hardcover. xxxiv, 629p., reissue of the 1925 edition in one volume, spine darkened.
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image of March of labor, national monthly magazine for the active trade unionist.  Vol. 7, no. 1, January, 1955 to vol. 7, no. 8, September, 1955

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New York: March of Labor Inc, 1955. Magazine. Bound volume, with covers bound in, various pagination, paper browned, 8x10.5 inches. Includes the following special reports bound at the end: Negro fisherman build a union in the South. 11p. [Reedville, VA], Special report on Brownell-Butler Act [6p.], Question: Why did Detroit works win out against the bosses and the… Read more
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£67.51