A History of the Amalgamated Ladies' Garment Cutters' Union, Local 10

By: Oneal, John

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First Edition. Spine lightly cocked, spine edges rubbed, light stain to front cover, pages toned, ink name on front endpaper, pencil notation on rear paste-down endpaper. 1927 Hard Cover. xii, 450 pp. It is with a profound sense of gratification that the Executive Board of Local 10 has been able to publish this history of the organization for the membership. To make the occasion of the celebration of its twenty-five years of existence a memorable one, neither money nor effort has been spared to make this history of our local the most thorough one of this kind that has been published in this country. In this work will be found a record of the early beginnings of unionism among cutters, the trials, struggles, sacrifices, defeats and victories of the members; the problems of the union and of the industry, the expansion and development of the union, its various structural changes, and something of the men who have served the members during this past quarter of a century, as well as the battles waged by a loyal membership to make life more living for them and their families. Includes black and white illustrations.

Title: A History of the Amalgamated Ladies' Garment Cutters' Union, Local 10

Author: Oneal, John

Categories: Women's Studies, New York, Women's Movement, Labor, American,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Amalgamated Ladies' Garment Cutters' Union, Local 10: 1927

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2196592

Keywords: LADIES GARMENT CUTTERS UNION WOMEN FASHION TEXTILE INDUSTRY FIRST EDITION LABOR MOVEMENT WOMEN WORKERS AMERICAN HISTORY NEW YORK LOCAL HISTORY,