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Title
National Women's Trade Union League of America records National Women's Trade Union League of America records, 1903-1950.
Type
Mixed Material
Subject
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935--Correspondence.
Anderson, Mary, 1859-1940--Correspondence.
Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston), 1866-1948--Correspondence.
Christman, Elisabeth, 1881-1975--Correspondence.
Dreier, Mary E. (Mary Elisabeth), 1875-1963--Correspondence.
Duffy, Frank, 1861-1955--Correspondence.
Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924--Correspondence.
Henry, Alice, 1857-1943--Correspondence.
Kehew, Mary Morton Kimball, 1859-1918--Correspondence.
Morrison, Frank, 1859-1949--Correspondence.
Nestor, Agnes--Correspondence.
O'Sullivan, Mary Kenney, 1864-1943--Correspondence.
Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965--Correspondence.
Robins, Margaret Dreier--Correspondence.
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962--Correspondence.
Schneiderman, Rose, 1882-1972--Correspondence.
Scott, Melinda--Correspondence.
Smith, Ethel Marion, 1877-1951--Correspondence.
Thorne, Florence Calvert--Correspondence.
American Federation of Labor.
International Congress of Working Women.
Civil rights.
Federal aid to education.
Labor and laboring classes--Law and legislation.
Labor unions.
Minimum wage.
Price regulation.
Social security.
Strikes and lockouts.
Strikes and lockouts--Clothing trade--United States.
Women--Employment--United States.
Women--United States--Societies, etc.
Women labor union members.
Labor laws and legislation.
United States--Social conditions--20th century.
Language
English
Collection material in English
Identified By
Lccn: mm75034363
Summary
Correspondence, memoranda, minutes of meetings, convention proceedings, speeches, reports, notes, clippings, printed matter, and other records of the National Women's Trade Union League of America pertaining to the work of the league in organizing women wage workers into trade unions as well as to the administrative operations and history of the league. Documents the league's support of strikes especially in the garment industry; use of a training school to develop leadership among women of the working class; and efforts to secure protective labor legislation in such matters as civil rights, the eight-hour day, federal aid to education, minimum wage, price control, and social security. Includes material relating to the league's relationship to the American Federation of Labor, proceedings of national conventions and congresses including the International Congress of Working Women, biographical material on the league's officers, and correspondence between the local and national leagues.
Correspondents include Jane Addams, Mary Anderson, Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge, Elisabeth Christman, Mary E. Dreier, Frank Duffy, Samuel Gompers, Alice Henry, Mary Morton Kimball Kehew, Frank Morrison, Agnes Nestor, Mary Kenney O'Sullivan, Frances Perkins, Margaret Dreier Robins, Eleanor Roosevelt, Rose Schneiderman, Melinda Scott, Ethel Marion Smith, and Florence Calvert Thorne.
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National Women's Trade Union League of America. National Women's Trade Union League of America records, 1903-1950