Today in Labor History – February 8th

Labor History February 8th

Mary Kenney O’Sullivan Mary Kenney O’Sullivan was born in Hannibal, Missouri.  At age 28 she was appointed the first female general organizer for the American Federation of Labor by AFL President Samuel Gompers. – 1864 [bctt tweet=”The first female general organizer for the AFL, Mary Kenney O’Sullivan was born in Hannibal, Missouri” username=”VoicesOfLabor”] The IWW … Read more