Today in Labor History July 12th

Labor History July 12th
Deportation at Bisbee, Arizona

Members of the shoemakers’ union went on trial in New York City for striking to win a raise. They were fined $1 each. – 1810 Oscar W. Neebe, founder of the Beer Wagon Drivers Union (later the Teamsters Union) was born. Neebe was one of Haymarket martyrs, executed for his “role in the Haymarket bombing”, … Read more

Today in Labor History – July 12th

Labor History July 12th
Deportation at Bisbee, Arizona

Deportation at Bisbee, Arizona Members of the shoemakers’ union went on trial in New York City for striking to win a raise. They were fined $1 each. – 1810 Oscar W. Neebe, founder of the Beer Wagon Drivers Union (later the Teamsters Union) was born. Neebe was one of Haymarket martyrs, executed for his “role … Read more