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image of Proceedings of the Child Labor Conference held at Park Church, Hartford, Connecticut, December 4, 1908 under the auspices of the Consumers' League of Connecticut

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Hartford: State of Connecticut, 1908. Pamphlet. 44p., wraps slightly faded else very good condition. Contributions by Florence Kelley, Secretary of the National Consumers' League on "Future results of child labor," Orwen R. Lovejoy on "Effect of premature toil upon wages and standards of labor," and more.
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image of Born to Work; Child Labour in India

Born to Work; Child Labour in India

by Burra, Neera

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Published
1997
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9780195640977
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Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1997. Paperback. xxvi, 285p., illustrated with b&w snapshot photography (youngsters at their tasks), softbound in 8.5x5.5 inc photographic wraps. Expect a little light bumping at corner-tips else entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of International Tribunal Against Child Labor. Mexico City - March 22-24, 1996. The Tribunal has issued its verdict

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n.p.: the Tribunal, 1996. [6p.], 8.5x11 inch sheets stapled at upper left corner, very good. The Tribunal had sent summons to the IMF, World Bank, WTO, and various multinational CEOs. They were sentenced in absentia. There were 18 US labor activists on the Tribunal, with representatives from several other countries.
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Missing: poems

by Dorfman, Ariel, translated from the Spanish by Edie Grossman

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Published
1981
ISBN
9780862100445
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£18.49

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London: Amnesty International British Section, 1981. 39p., 5.75x8.25 inches, introduction, photo, lightly-worn poetry chapbook in stapled black pictorial wraps. Dorfman's poems on The Disappeared in Chile.
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Ratify the Child Labor Amendment

by Walsh, Frank P.

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Published
1937
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New York: Catholic Citizens' Committee for Ratification of the Child Labor Amendment, 1937. Six-panel brochure, very good, containing the transcript of a Feb. 9, 1937 address. Walsh responds to critics, including religious opponents of the Amendment, and argues that it should be a non-sectarian issue.
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The Child Labor Amendment

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Published
[193-]
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New York: National Child Labor Committee, [193-]. Six-panel brochure, very good, with rubberstamp on front panel updating the list of states that had ratified the Amendment, the last being Kansas on February 25th.
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image of Proceedings of the National Conference of Charities and Correction at the thirty-third annual session held in the city of Philadelphia, Penna., May 9-16, 1906

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no place: Press of Fred. J. Heer, for the conference, 1906. xviii, 687p., frontis portrait of Edward T. Devine, beloved bigwig; massive 9x6 inch cloth boards spine-titled gilt, a little edgeworn but quite sturdy and sound, cover titling bright, a very good copy. In old sepia nib, find an ownership signature on the rear free endpaper for one Henry… Read more
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image of Employment of child labor, speech of Hon. Albert J. Beveridge, of Indiana, in the Senate of the United States, January 23, 28, and 29, 1907

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Washington DC: GPO, 1907. Paperback. 170p., self-wraps with minor soiling and wear, trace of rust on the staples else good condition, 5.75x9 inches. Opposed to child labor.
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image of In the Hills Where Her Dreams Live: poems for Chile, 1973-1978

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Havana: Casa de las Américas, 1979. Paperback. 36p., first edition slim edgeworn trade paperback, sticker residue on ffep, else good. Casa de las Américas Poetry Prize, 1979. Afro-Jamaican poet.
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The children of the poor

by Debs, Eugene Victor

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Published
1911
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Chicago: National Office of the Socialist Party, 1911. 4p. brochure, very good. Opens with two verses by Charlotte Perkins Gilman.
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image of Problems of the present South; a discussion of certain of the educational, industrial and political issues in the Southern States

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1909. xi, 335p., later printing of the 1904 first, front hinge cracked but holding, one bit of [relevant] marginalia in pencil at p.5, a pleasant copy with bright spine gilt. Chapters on child labor, education and the Negro.
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image of Child labor legislation in the Southern textile states

Child labor legislation in the Southern textile states

by Davidson, Elizabeth H.

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Published
1939
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Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1939. Hardcover. vi, 302p., frontis-map, tables, some pen marginalia, first edition limited to 500 copies, cloth boards and worn and chipped dj. Chapters on the law in Alabama, Georgia, North and South Carolina.
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image of Human rights in Brazil 2001; a report by the Social Network for Justice and Human Rights in partnership with Global Exchange

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São Paulo: Social Network for Justice and Human Rights i., 2002. 216p., wraps. Includes a 7-page intro to "women's police stations," the first such established in 1985, "the main public and political arena to combat and prevent violence against women
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image of Child labor laws in California: Laws and regulations governing the employment of minors. Excerpts from California Labor Code, California administrative code, and California Education Code

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San Francisco: Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, 1988. Pamphlet. ii, 30p, stapled wraps, 5.75x9 inches, very good condition.
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image of The apparel industry and codes of conduct: a solution to the international child labor problem

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Washingotn: US Department of Labor, Bureau of International Labor Affairs, 1996. xi, 242p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches.
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Child labor in city streets

by Clopper, Edward N.

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Published
1912
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1912. ix, 280p., tables, first edition, original blue cloth, corners slightly bumped. Study by the secretary of the National Child Labor Committee for Mississippi Valley, with chapters on newspaper sellers, bootblacks, and messengers. Covers most American cities.
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image of Children in the theatre; a study of children employed on the legitimate stage

Children in the theatre; a study of children employed on the legitimate stage

by Harken, Anne Hood and Gertrude Folks Zimand

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Published
1941
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New York: National Child Labor Committee, 1941. Paperback. 94p., wraps slightly chipped and head and tail of spine else good condition, first edition, front.
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