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Claessens, August, 1885-1954; What Organized Labor Wants

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.241 Author/Creator: Claessens, August, 1885-1954; Place Written: Type: Pamphlet Date: 1950 Pagination: 13 p. ; 21.6 x 14 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "What Organized Labor Wants" dated 1950 written by August Claessens. Investigates philosophy around trade unions, how to negotiate for better wages, supply and demand, especially since machines were becoming integral to the workforce.

Background Information: Printed as part of the Rand School Labor Series.

People: Claessens, August, 1885-1954

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: ActivismSocial movementsSocialismLaborWorker's rights

Sub Era: The Fifties

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