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The Peril and the Preservation of the Home Being the William L. Bull Lectures for the Year 1903

by Riis, Jacob A

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Published
1903
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs & Co., 1903. SCARCE. Very Good in original dark blue cloth with gilt lettering, top edge gilt, the cloth a bit rubbed, prior owner name and bookstore stamp front end pages, bookseller code in ink rear paste down. 190 pp, illustrated with black and white photographs used by the author during his lecture. . First… Read more
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image of AMERICAN LABOR IS FREE .... Let's Keep it That Way ! OUR Work Will Win or Lose the War ( World War II Propaganda Poster )

AMERICAN LABOR IS FREE .... Let's Keep it That Way ! OUR Work Will Win or Lose the War ( World War II Propaganda Poster )

by Dearborn (MI) Branch Ford Dealers

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Near Fine
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First Printing
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Detroit: U.A.W.- C.I.O Labor-Management Committee RARE World War II propaganda poster, " Distributed by Dearborn Branch Ford Dealers: Approved by U.A.W.-C.I.O. Labor Management Committee" No Date, circa 1941-1945. Small union label botto edge indicates printed in Detroit. Near Fine, a few tiny edge nicks. Strong colors and an even stronger image of an American worker's hands bound in handcuffs… Read more
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The G.I.'s Handbook on Military Injustice; Why Rank and File G.I.'s Need an Organization of Their Own

by Richardson, F.O.; Stapp, Andrew (Introduction)

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Committee for G.I. Rights,, 1967. SCARCE in the First Edition, dated November 21, 1967. Near Fine, faint verticl crease to pamphlet. 41 pp. with black and white photos and illustrations. . First Edition. Pictorial Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of Agreement Between Central of Georgia Railway Company and Its Employes in Station, Tower and Telegraph Service as Represented by The Order of Railroad Telegraphers

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Georgia : Central of Georgia Railway Company, 1924. SCARCE. Near Fine, wrappers slight toning. 36 pp., Agreement, Rules Effective July 1st, 1921, pp. 3-15, Wages Effective Sept. 1st, 1924, Wage Scale pp. 15-36. . Eighth Edition. Stapled Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
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Socialist Reconstruction of Society ; The Industrial Vote

by De Leon, Daniel

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Published
1930
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Very Good
Edition
Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition
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New York: New York Labor News Co., 1930. Special Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition , Limited, 1930. 80 pp. in pictorial printed grey paper wrappers. Very Good, 1/2" chip from bottom of spine. light soiling, several pages with bottom corner creased. . Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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image of MILO RENO Farmers Union Pioneer: The Story of a Man and a Movement . A Memorial Volume

MILO RENO Farmers Union Pioneer: The Story of a Man and a Movement . A Memorial Volume

by White, Roland A.

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Published
1941
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Iowa City, IA: Iowa Farmers Union , 1941. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on front end page - "21 April 1956 To Willis Carl Jackson, Jr., in appreciation of truly southern hospitality- southern New England that is, and other gracious behavior. Roland White". Willis Carl Jackson (1923-1981) took a solo journey across the Atlantic to Europe in 1978 and published… Read more
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Organized Labor and the Negro

by Wesley, Charles H.

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Published
1939
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Near Fine
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Reprint
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(No Place): Journal of Negro Education, 1939. Issued as an offprint of the Journal of Negro Education, July 1939. 16 pages in stapled blue stiff wrappers. Near Fine, slight corner crease top corner. . Reprint. Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued.
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The Intellectual and the Labor Movement

by Soule, George

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Published
1923
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: League for Industrial Democracy, 1923. Fine, with small "Religious Workshop" stamp top edge front wrapper. 33 pages. Scarce.. First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued.
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image of International Ladies' Garment Worker's Union Educational Dept. Announcement of Courses Given in Worker's University, Seventh Season, 1923-1924

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New York: International Ladies' Garment Worker's Union, 1923. Very Good Plus, small stain bottom corner front wrapper, small black dot top edge front wrapper, back wrapper age-toned. 26 pages of course offerings, with an additional 5 pages in Hebrew . Several of the courses were offered in Yiddish, Italian, and English. Instructors included Max Levin, Harry Rogoff, Leo Wolman, and… Read more
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Modern Trade Unionism; An Address Before the Harvard Union

by Green, William (President, American Federation of Labor)

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Published
1925
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: American Federation of Labor, 1925. Near Fine. 16 pages, lightly age toned, small closed tear last page, stamped"Religious Workshop" front wrapper.. First Edition. Pamphlet. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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The Health of the Worker; Dangers to Health in the Factory and Shop and How to Avoid Them

by Winslow, C.E.A.

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Published
1913
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., 1913. Near Fine, rear wrapper lightly foxed. Printed and distributed by the insurance company for the use of its policy holders. 24 page pamphlet, illustrated in b & w. SCARCE.. First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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image of Workers' Education; A Quarterly Journal, Volume 1, No.2, July-August 1923

Workers' Education; A Quarterly Journal, Volume 1, No.2, July-August 1923

by Workers Education Bureau of America

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Published
1923
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Fine in Wraps, as Issued
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Workers Education Bureau of America, 1923. Fine. 16 page stapled in pictorial wrappers. Articles by A.J. Muste, George S. Lackland, Hilda Smith and Algernon Lee. Scarce.. First Edition. Pamphlet. Fine in Wraps, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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How the Open Shop Brings Prosperity

by Sargent, Noel

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Published
1922
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Very Good Plus
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Reprint
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New York: National Association of Manufacturers, 1922. Very Good Plus, lightly soiled and small corner chip front wrapper. No.50 in a series of pamphlets issued by the Open Shop Dept. of the Natl. Assoc. of Manufacturers. reprinted from the Feb. 1922 issue of "American Industries". 6 pages bifolded and stapled, yielding 24 printed sides. . Reprint. Pamphlet. Very Good… Read more
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Decisions and Recommendations of the AFL-CIO Impartial Umpire, Volume 1, 1954-1958

by Cole, David L.

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Published
1959
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: AFL-CIO, 1959. Near Fine. Front wrapper and first few pages have a crease at top edge, and front wrapper small corner crease. Laid in is a letter from Wm. F. Schnitzler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO, addressed to College, School, and Public Librarians, introducing this publication. An important piece of trade union history. . First Edition. Printed Wrappers. Near… Read more
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Modern Social Movements; Descriptive Summaries and Bibliographies

by Zimand, Savel

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Published
1921
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The H.W. Wilson Co., 1921. Introduction by Professor Charles A. Beard. Top edge dusty, gilt on spine is rubbed but still legible. Contents clean and tight. Laid in is a clipping of a period review of this book. Covers movements such as Anarchism, Bolshevism, Syndicalism, Guild Socialism, Socialism, Trade Unionism, etc. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus/No… Read more
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Main Street- Not Wall Street; A Reply to the Railroads' Demands for a Wage Reduction 1938

by Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen

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Published
1938
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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No Place: Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, 1938. Personal copy of Herman B Wells, beloved former President and Chancellor of Indiana University, with his name in gilt at bottom of front boards. Apparently published as the response of the unions to management's demands for a 15% reduction in wages in 1938 and specially printed for prominent Americans in the hope that… Read more
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