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Author Wright, Russell O.

Title Chronology of labor in the United States / Russell O. Wright.

Imprint Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  331.8809002 W935c 2003    ---  Available
Description ix, 136 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-129) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Chronology of labor -- Percentage of union membership in work force 1930-2000 -- Decline in U.S. farm workers 1820-1994 -- Percentage of women in the U.S. work force 1870-2000 -- Work stoppages involving 1,000 workers or more 1960-2000 -- Minimum wage in the United States 1938-2002 -- Biographies of key labor leaders.
Subject Labor unions -- United States -- History -- Chronology.
ISBN 0786414448 (softcover : alk. paper)

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