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Vidovdan Видовдан. 1943

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1943
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n.p., 1943. Paperback. 232p. paperback almanac; cover stained, minor penetration to interior pages. Cover art by William Gropper. Serbian-American leftist publication, issued for a national readership, as demonstrated by the ads for Serbian immigrant businesses from coast to coast. Also includes ads from CIO unions and the International Workers Order, Serbian section. Vidovdan, in mid-June, is a memorial day… Read more
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Kunigas Smitas

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n.d.
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£33.44

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Chicago: Sake, n.d.. Pamphlet. 8p., staplebound booklet, wraps worn, ownership name neatly rubberstamped on title page. Includes a dialogue featuring the title character, Priest Smith, and poems bylined "Pielycia." Issued by a leftist Lithuanian immigrant publisher. Sakes Leidinys No. 2.
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Letter regarding the arrest, imprisonment and deportation of one Carmine Farino

by Hughes, J. L. District Director, Immigration & Naturalization Service

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Published
1936
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Gloucester City, NJ: U.S. Dept. of Labor, Immigration & Naturalization Service, 1936. Single 8x10.5 inch sheet stamped with U.S. Dept. of Labor, Immigration & Naturalization Service letterhead, typed letter addressed to Messrs. Smillie & Bean, Attorneys at Law signed by Hughes, two rusty staples at top, Farino penciled at top else very good. Carmine Farino was under an arrest… Read more
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The Italians in Canada

by Spada, A.V.

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Published
1969
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Ottawa, Canada: Riviera Printers and Publishers, 1969. Hardcover. xxii, 387p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, illus., very good condition in an unclipped and edgeworn dj. Canada Ethnica VI.
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Wave Mexicana

by Pilla, Anthony Gordon; illustrated by Courtney Christopher Amerson

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Published
2007
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9780905987270
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Pittsburgh: RoseDog Books, 2007. Paperback. [87]p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., very good condition with "complimentary-not for sale" sticker on verso of front wrap. "In his 2004 State of the Union address, President George W. Bush called upon Congress to grant guest-work permits to nearly eight million illegal, mostly Latino immigrants...what impact would his proposal have on America's future? This… Read more
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Call for Justice. No. 4 (Fall 1999)

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1999
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Stanton, CA: Committee for Justice to Defend the Los Angeles Eight, 1999. 11p., 8.5x11 inches, very good. Newsletter with updates on the continuing legal saga of the Los Angeles Eight, a group of seven Palestinian immigrants and one Kenyan who had been arrested in 1987 under the McCarran Act for ties to the Popular Front for the Liberation of… Read more
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n.p., 1924. Metal pin, about 1.75 inches across, with enameled text, very good. Issued for the Diamond Jubilee of the German-American singing society.
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£26.01
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n.p., n.d.. The use of the Creole spelling of 'Haitians' suggests that the pin was produced by Haitian activists in the US rather than non-Haitian supporters. May be a reference to the INS' "Haitian Program" in the early 1980s, though there have unfortunately been so many refugee crises in Haiti that the pin could have been made in other… Read more
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Indianapolis, IN: National Americanism Commission of the America Legion, 1939. 15p., stapled wraps, 4x9 inches, front wrap lightly toned along one edge, some spots of yellowing to rear wrap else good condition. Resolutions in support of restriction of immigration, continuation of the Dies Committee, laws against "subversive actions," the outlawing of the Communist Party, and much more.
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The Everlasting Bridges case

by International Longshoremen's & Warehousemen's Union

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Published
1955
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San Francisco: I.L.W.U., 1955. Pamphlet. 14p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., top edge of front wrap toned, a few small stains on rear wrap else very good condition. "Summarizes all attempts to deport Harry Bridges up to 1955." *Slobodek p. 183.
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The Everlasting Bridges case

by International Longshoremen's & Warehousemen's Union

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Published
1955
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San Francisco: I.L.W.U., 1955. Pamphlet. 14p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., evenly toned else very second printing. "Summarizes all attempts to deport Harry Bridges up to 1955." *Slobodek p. 183.
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The Everlasting Bridges case

by International Longshoremen's & Warehousemen's Union

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Published
1955
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San Francisco: I.L.W.U., 1955. Pamphlet. 14p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., ex-library with withdrawn stamp on first page else very good condition with introductory form letter laid in. "Summarizes all attempts to deport Harry Bridges up to 1955." *Slobodek p. 183.
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Vad är I.W.W.? En kort redogörelse för dess principer, ändamäl och metoder

by Industrial Workers of the World

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n.d.
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Chicago: IWW, n.d.. Pamphlet. 32p. staplebound pamphlet, very good. Swedish translation of "What is the I.W.W.?" Undated, but address listed is 1001 West Madison Street, Chicago (used July 1917 - March 1925).
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Derechos Políticos de los Mexicanos en la Extrajero

by Ross Pineda, Raúl

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Published
2001
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Mexico City: Self-published by the author, 2001. Paperback. 191p., text in Spanish, some underlining and notes else good trade paperback in white glossy wraps. The author has been an activist and advocate for workers' rights on both sides of the border, both in Chicago and in Mexico.
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Oikonomike ermeneia tes ergasias. [An economic interpretation of the job]

by Industrial Workers of the World

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n.d.
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Chicago: Industrial Workers of the World, n.d.. 52p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. Greek-language edition targeted at Greek immigrant laborers. Undated, but gives the 1001 West Madison Street address for IWW headquarters, which was used from July 1917 to March 1925.
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Általános Sztrájk; az Ipari Szabadságért

by Industrial Workers of the World

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Published
1944
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Chicago: Az IWW Központi irodájában, 1944. 40p., staplebound pamphlet, front cover has small corner chip, otherwise very good. Hungarian translation of a pamphlet on the General Strike, for immigrant workers. Cover illustration in black and red of muscular man breaking chains.
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Mi az I.W.W. és mi nem; (az IWW a maga valóságában nem amilyennek hiresztelik)

by Industrial Workers of the World

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Published
1944
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Chicago: Industrial Workers of the World, 1944. 32p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. Text in Hungarian. Introduction to the IWW, targeting immigrant workers. Gives the 2422 North Halsted address for IWW headquarters, used beginning in 1933.
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Általános Sztrájk; az Ipari Szabadságért

by Industrial Workers of the World

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1944
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Chicago: Az IWW Központi irodájában, 1944. 40p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. Hungarian translation of a pamphlet on the General Strike, for immigrant workers. Cover illustration in black and red of muscular man breaking chains.
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New Orleans: the author ("Im Selbstverlage des Verfassers"), 1901. 36p., slender pamphlet, minor chips to spine ends, paper toned, otherwise very good. Deiler, a professor of German at the University of Louisiana (now Tulane), was an enthusiastic proponent of German immigrant culture in New Orleans and researched widely into the history of the local community.
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Washington DC: The U.S. Committee for Refugees, 1991. 24p., stapled wraps, 8.25x10.75 inches, illus., very good condition. The U.S. Committee for Refugees Issue Brief.
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