tag: Labor

  • Striking for Life: Labor’s Side of the Labor Question with articles specially contributed by Samuel Gompers. Published by the American Manufacturing and Publishing Co.

    1894

  • Samuel Gompers’s signature card, inscribed “faithfully yours for humanity.”

    1904

  • The Rise of the Clothing Workers, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, the first in a series of educational pamphlets published by the organization.

    1921

  • Letter from Samuel Gompers, president of the American Federation of Labor, regarding the German Trade Union movement.

    1923

  • Toronto Cloakmakers’ Union silver jubliee journal.The union was affiliated with the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union (ILGWU)

    1936

  • Jubilee anniversary journal of the Greater New York Coat Makers’ Local 25.

    1937

  • General activities and finance reports from the “United cloak, suit, infants & children coat operators & sample makers union,” Local 117, which was affiliated with the ILGWU.

    1944

  • General activities and finance reports from the “United cloak, suit, infants & children coat operators & sample makers union,” Local 117, which was affiliated with the ILGWU.

    1944

  • "The Jewish Labor Committee in action …at home and abroad!," a Jewish Labor Committee publication.

    20th century

  • "Facts and Opinions," a Jewish Labor Committee publication.

    1951

  • “Health Security by Union Action” report on the Sidney Hillman Health Center produced by the New York Joint Board Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America.

    1952

  • "Jewish Labor Fights Communism," a Jewish Labor Committee publication.

    20th century

  • “Introducing Your Union” pamphlet produced by the International Ladies’Garment Workers’ Union (ILGWU).

    Mid-20th century

  • “It’s Fun to be in the Union, and Good, Too” welcome pamphlet for new members of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America.

    Mid-20th century

  • Cartoons in “It’s Fun to be in the Union, and Good, Too” pamphlet by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America.

    Mid-20th century

  • Cutters’ Local 10 Union calendar. The Cutters’ Local 10 was affiliated with the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union (ILGWU).

    1962

  • Spanish-language pamphlet on the “Structure and Function” of the union, including changes in membership and role. International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union (LGWU).

    Mid-20th century

  • Title page of a book showcasing the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’Union (ILGWU) Health Services.

    Mid-20th century

  • "Jewish Labor Hits Soviet Anti-Semitism," a Jewish Labor Committee publication.

    20th century

  • Richard Schwartz, garment industry business executive, speaks on the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union, its political connections and the impact on the Garment industry.

    2000


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