The Samuel Gompers Papers, Vol. 7

The American Federation of Labor under Siege, 1906-9 (Samuel Gompers Papers) by Samuel Gompers

Publisher: University of Illinois Press

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  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Work & labour,
  • c 1900 - c 1914,
  • History Of Labor,
  • Labor Unions,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • USA,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - Unions,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • General,
  • Labor
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages624
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9612342M
ISBN 100252023803
ISBN 109780252023804

Samuel Gompers Papers: The American Federation of Labor under Seige, , Vol. 7 Edited by Grace Palladino '75 University of Illinois. Looking around him in , Samuel Gompers saw a labor movement beset by opponents who, he said, "represent neither conscience nor humanity, but rather greed and avarice".   For a sample of Gompers's radical rhetoric in the s see his "What Does Labor Want," in The Samuel Gompers Papers, vol. 3, ed. Stuart Kaufman (Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, ), ­ Samuel Gompers (AD 37) - Naval Cruise Book, Class of , Cover | has the largest online yearbook collection of college, university, high school, middle school, junior high school, military, naval cruise books and yearbooks. Search and browse yearbooks online!   Read this American History Essay and o other research documents. Samuel Gompers. Labor leader and advocate of legislative labor reform, Samuel Gompers was globally recognized for being a cornerstone in the sustaining.

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Seventy Years of Life and Labor: An Autobiography By Samuel Gompers E. P. Dutton & Company, Read preview Overview Chicago Labor and the Quest for a Democratic Diplomacy, By Elizabeth McKillen Cornell University Press, The Samuel Gomper’s Papers. From the web site: “Samuel Gompers was the nation’s leading trade unionist in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and president of the American Federation of Labor from until his death in “Our movement is of the working people, for the working people, by the working people,” he said.   Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1,

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Volume 10 of the Samuel Gompers Papers focuses on the AFL's struggle to serve the nation and the labor movement during the critical period when American neutrality gave way to war.

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This fourth volume of the Samuel Gompers Papers begins just after the close of the AFL's 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 The Samuel Gompers Papers Author: Samuel Gompers.

vol. 7: the american federation of labor under siege, Volume 7 opens with "Labor's Bill of Grievances," the AFL's appeal to Congress and the President that marked a new political chapter in the Federation's history.

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Peace affords the opportunity to develop the best that is in man, both productive and constructive. It is the noblest attribute of man's duty to man, the world over. (Vol. 7:. The twelve volumes of The Samuel Gompers Papers, edited by Stuart B. Kaufman, Peter J. Albert, and Grace Palladino, for the first time make Gompers' wide-ranging and complex documentary legacy accessible to scholars, students, historians, and serious readers in the labor movement and among the public at large.

Samuel Gompers, (born JanuLondon, England—died DecemSan Antonio, Texas, U.S.), American labour leader and first president of the American Federation of Labor (AFL).

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All Book Search results » About the author () Stuart B. Kaufman is a member of the history faculty at the University of Maryland, the sponsoring institution of The Samuel Gompers Papers, and author of Samuel Gompers and the Origins of the American Federation of Labor, /5(2).

Samuel Gompers was the first and longest-serving president of the American Federation of Labor (AFL); it is to him, as much as to anyone else, that the American labor movement owes its structure and characteristic strategies.

Under his leadership, the AFL became the largest and most influential labor federation in the world. Samuel Gompers was an English-born American labor union leader and a key figure in American labor history.

Gompers founded the American Federation of Labor (AFL), and served as the organization's president from toand from until his death in /5(1). The Samuel Gompers Papers () vol 5 p ^ Mandel, Samuel Gompers: A Biography,p. ^ Mandel, Gompers pp ^ Robert H.

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Tobin, the General President of the BSWU from its foundation until his death inregarded as a socialist and an opponent of conservative AF of L President Samuel Gompers. Samuel Gompers is the founder of the American Federation of Labor (AFL).

Gifted at orating and assembling strikes, Gompers used them as effective weapons to change the degrading conditions of the working men of America.

A highly respected and influential leader, he often offered his polarizing opinions on various topics such as prohibition. The Trade Union Educational League (TUEL) was established by William Z.

Foster in as a means of uniting radicals within various trade unions for a common plan of action. The group was subsidized by the Communist International via the Workers (Communist) Party of America from The organization did not collect membership dues but instead ostensibly sought to both fund itself and to.

Samuel Gompers and the labor movement There is a reference to Allen Sangree in the papers of Samuel Gompers where a friend, writes The Manufacturer's Association has organized a "Secret Service" system, the business of which will be to procure information as to the habits of labor leaders, and for the purpose of obtaining evidence of something Nationality: American.

Samuel Gompers BirthdaySunday, Janu BirthplaceLondon, England DiedSaturday, Decem Occupation Labor leader, cigar maker Gompers, Samuel (gŏm`pərz), –, American labor leader, b. London. He emigrated to the United States with his parents in He worked as a cigar maker and in joined the local union, serving as Occupation: Labor Leader, Cigar Maker.

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[1] _____. First President of the American Federation of Labor, Samuel Gompers, for whom Gompers Park on Chicago's Northwest Side was named, was one of the founders of the American Federation of Labor in He was elected president, a .The Samuel Gompers Papers collects, annotates, and makes available primary sources of American labor history.

Founded by Stuart Kaufman inthe project has published two microfilm series of union records and eleven volumes of Gompers' papers.

The nation’s leading trade unionist in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Samuel Gompers was president of the American Federation of Labor.