Today in Labor History February 6, 2020
A strike by shirtwaist workers, primarily immigrant women and girls, in Philadelphia’s garment sweatshops ends. Despite mass arrests, intimidation, scabs,Read more.
Today in Labor History February 5, 2020
The first daily labor newspaper, the N.Y. Daily Sentinel, began publication. – 1830 The movie Modern Times premiered. The tale ofRead more.
Today in Labor History February 4, 2020
The Ohio legislature authorized construction of the 249-mile Miami and Erie Canal to connect Toledo to Cincinnati. Local historians saidRead more.