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The Samuel Gompers papers

Author: Samuel GompersStuart Bruce KaufmanPeter J AlbertGrace PalladinoMarla J HughesAll authors
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1986-©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This fourth volume of the Samuel Gompers Papers begins just after the close of the AFL's 1894 Denver convention. Covering a significant four-year period in the history of the United States-from the depths of economic depression to the Spanish-American War- this volume of the Samuel Gompers Papers explores the AFL's continued growth as an institution, illuminates the fierce struggle for power that accompanied that  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Archives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Samuel Gompers papers.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, ©1986-<c2009>
Named Person: Samuel Gompers; Samuel Gompers; Samuel Gompers; Samuel Gompers; Samuel Gompers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Gompers; Stuart Bruce Kaufman; Peter J Albert; Grace Palladino; Marla J Hughes; Mary C Jeske
ISBN: 9780252011382 0252011384 0252017684 9780252017681 0252027558 9780252027550 9780252030413 0252030419 9780252033896 0252033892 9780252035357 0252035356 9780252037429 0252037421 025202303X 9780252023033 0252011376 9780252011375 0252013506 9780252013508 0252023803 9780252023804 0252020081 9780252020087 0252025644 9780252025648 0025202303 9780025202306 0025202308
OCLC Number: 10605101
Notes: Editors for v. 4-7: Stuart B. Kaufman, Peter J. Albert, Grace Palladino.
Editors for v. 9-12: Peter J. Albert, Grace Palladino; assistant editors for v. 9-10, Marla J. Hughes, Mary C. Jeske; v. 11, Marla J. Hughes, Rebecca Lord.
Description: 13 volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: v. 1. The making of a union leader, 1850-86 --
v. 2. The early years of the American Federation of Labor, 1887-90 --
v. 3. Unrest and depression, 1891-94 --
v. 4. A national labor movement takes shape, 1895-98 --
v. 5. An expanding movement at the turn of the century, 1898-1902 --
v. 6. The American Federation of Labor and the rise of progressivism, 1902-6 --
v. 7. The American Federation of Labor under siege, 1906-9 --
v. 8. Progress and reaction in the age of reform, 1909-13 --
v. 9. The American Federation of Labor at the height of progressivism, 1913-17 --
v. 10. The American Federation of Labor and the Great War, 1917-18 --
v. 11. The postwar years, 1918-21 --
v. 12. The last years, 1922-24 --
v. 13. Cumulative index.
Responsibility: editor, Stuart B. Kaufman ; associate editors, Peter J. Albert [and others].
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"A distinguished and invaluable collection."--Bruce Laurie, Industrial and Labor Relations Review "This last volume is as exceptionally well produced as the first. . . recaptures the force, the Read more...

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