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Union Labor Labor is News

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.313 Author/Creator: Union Labor Place Written: Concord, New Hampshire Type: Pamphlet Date: 1937 Pagination: 64 p. ; 24.9 x 16.5 cm.

Summary of Content: One printing of "Labor is News" published by Union Labor. Contains photographs, graphs, and articles related to labor history including; the Chicago Memorial Day Massacre of 1937; strikebreakers; unionization efforts in the South and highlights on historical figures related to labor history.

People: Murray, Philip, 1886-1952
Hillman, Sidney, 1887-1946

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: LaborStrikesOrganizationsOrganized LaborBanksCapitalismPolice brutalityUnions

Sub Era: The Great Depression

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