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O Encontro Dos Rios: A Skateboard Tour in the Amazon

by Molinar, Raymond, Kenny Anderson and Jonathan Mehring

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Published
nd
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npl: Converse, nd. Paperback. [32]p., wraps, 6x8 inches, all illus. with color photographs, very good condition. Published by the shoe company to promote their skate shoes, although they are only featured in a few photographs.
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image of Pinches Karl: seventy years of life and Labor. פנחס קארל אין דער אפשאצונג פון זײנע פרײנט

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Los Angeles: Southern District Committee Workmen's Circle, 1951. 78p., slender paperback, mostly Yiddish with an English section, a small stain to the cover of the English side. A celebration of the birthday of the immigrant cobbler who became a shoe baron on the west coast, with over 150 retail stores.
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100 Years of Western Wear

by Beard, Tyler, text, Jim Arndt, photographs

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780879055912
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Salt Lake City: Gibbs-Smith Publisher, 1993. Paperback. 160p., high-gloss alkaline paperstock throughout with well-reproduced color exhibit photography. Entirely sound and unmarked, with a faint tiny smudge to back cover, the sole hint of dust-soil. Very good copy.
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Shoes story

by Fontanosa II, Napoleon E.

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780899623733
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Great Neck, NY: Todd and Honeywell, 1985. 26p., slender hardcover in a worn dustjacket. Vanity press children's book about a family of shoes, by a Filipino American author.
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Paris: Etablissements A. Claverie, 1920. 28p., matte paperstock, alkaline, illustrated with four fullpage color plates each tissue-guarded, each of a type of prosthetic leg, plus diagrams and stats, plus idealized sketches of maimed persons happily at work, plus numerous sepia vignettes in altered photography showing interiors of the factory and craftspeople at work. A large pamphlet in 10.5x7 inch… Read more
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£22.19
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By-laws, as amended... January 1, 1948

by Retail Shoe & Textile Salesmen's Union, Local no. 410

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Published
1948
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San Francisco: the Union, 1948. 40p., staplebound booklet, very good.
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image of Garments from Top to Toe; Eastern Turki Texts Relating to Articles of Clothing, Edited with Translation, Notes and Glossary by Gunnar Jarring

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Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell International, 1992. Paperback. 93p., plus several pages of publishers' ads (other 'Scripta Minora'), printed on highly glazed paperstock throughout, softbound, a paperback in 9x6.5 inch plain printed wraps. Faintest signs of handling to cover, faint erasures on titlepage (another dealer's codes), a very good clean copy. Scripta Minora; Regiae Societatis Humaniorum Litterarum Lundensis.
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The Fate of Iciodorum Being the Story of a City made Rich by Taxation

by Jordan, David Starr

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Published
1909
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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1909. ix, 111p., calendared paperstock, first edition 7x4.5 inch ribbed blue cloth boards gilt; gilt titling and decorative cover illustration remain quite bright, boards slightly edgeworn, top edge a little dust-soiled, scattered light foxing, a very good copy. Story of an agricultural village that became a lively industrial center; Jordan, something of an… Read more
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Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin, 1910. 101p., wraps slightly edge worn and a bit soiled, first printing. Study of the shoe makers union. Bulletin of the University of Wisconsin, no. 355.
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Shoes; the workers and the industry

by Davis, Horace B.

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Published
1940
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New York: International Publishers, 1940. 256p., illus., hardcover with frayed spine ends, mildly soield boards, interior clean, a good reading copy; rubberstamp of Labor Research Association on blank endpaper. "...describes the depressed conditions of the shoe industry, the personnel policies followed by the shoe companies, and their use of violence and spies to defeat unionism." *Seidman D68.
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[ad poster]

by Weitzman, Stuart

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n.d.
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New York: Stuart Weitzman, Inc, n.d.. 20'x14' poster in colors which shows sideview of highfashion pumps doing "69;" browns and greys as in a Picasso cubist portrait but sort of in Duchamp motion. The coated paperstock is tactile, a satiny grey. A little crimped here and there with a tiny faint stain, good copy. The poetic lines or what… Read more
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Labor productivity in the boot and show industry

by Stern, Boris

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Published
1939
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Philadelphia: WPA, 1939. 22p., wraps, rubberstamp on front cover. Reprinted from Monthly Labor Review.
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Labor productivity in the boot and shoe industry

by Stern, Boris

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Published
1939
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Philadelphia: WPA National Research Project; Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1939. 22p., wraps, very good condition. National Research Project on Reemployment Opportunities and Recent Changes in Industrial Techniques. Studies in changing labor productivity. [Report no. B-6].
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Time and labor costs in manufacturing 100 pairs of shoes

by United States. Department of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Published
1924
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Washington: GPO, 1924. 153p., chipped wraps, circle of discoloration on front cover, edge tears on back. Bulletin of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, no. 360. Wages and hours of labor series.
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Wages and hours of labor in the boot and shoe industry: 1907 to 1926

by United States Department of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Published
1927
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lWashington: GPO, 1927. iv, 97, ivp., wraps . US Dept. of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics bulletin no. 450. Wages and hours of labor series.
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Shoes; the workers and the industry

by Davis, Horace B.

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Published
1940
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New York: International Publishers, 1940. 256p., illus., dj edge worn with an old sticker on the spine. "...describes the depressed conditions of the shoe industry, the personnel policies followed by the shoe companies, and their use of violence and spies to defeat unionism." *Seidman D68.
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image of Collective agreement for 1955: S. M. Kirov Novosibirsk Footwear Factory, Main Administration of Footwear Industries, Ministry of Industrial Consumer Goods, Russian Socialist Federative Union Republic

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no place: no publisher, 1955. 16p. 8.5x11 inche carbon-copy sheets printed one side only stapled top-left corner with cover sheet. Copy of an agreement to be signed by Plant Director Rodigin and Worker's Committee President Borisov. Hand-corrected line on page 6 in blue ink.
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Shoes; the workers and the industry

by Davis, Horace B.

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Published
1940
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New York: International Publishers, 1940. 256p., illus., shelfworn dj. "...describes the depressed conditions of the shoe industry, the personnel policies followed by the shoe companies, and their use of violence and spies to defeat unionism." *Seidman D68.
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The portion of labor

by Freeman, Mary E. Wilkins

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Published
1901
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1901. Hardcover. 562, [vi]p., front., illus., first edition, original cloth binding slightly edge worn, spine slightly sloped, previous owner's inscription dated 1901 else good condition. *BAL 6366. Prestridge 27. NAW. "Ellen Brewster, daughter of a shoe-factory worker, grows up among poverty and ignorance but manages to graduate from high-school. Despite an offer of help… Read more
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Liberalism is not enough

by Davis, Marian Rubins [and] Horace Bancroft Davis

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Published
1971
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Berkeley: Orca Press, 1971. Paperback. 261p., wraps, very good condition. Memoirs of two radicals, including their years in the Communist Party. Horace Davis wrote two books for Labor Research Associates, one on shoes and one on steel.
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