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THE STORY OF THE CLOTHING WORKERS UNION IN SOUTHERN JERSEY. Presented by the South Jersey Joint Board of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America / To the Twelfth Biennial Convention, Atlantic City, N.J., May 9, 1938

By: (Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: South Jersey Executive Board, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1938.: 1938.

Seller ID: 23995


South Jersey Executive Board, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1938.. 1938.. Very good. - Oblong octavo [10-1/4 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide], decorative green paper covered boards titled in dark blue on the front board. The boards are very lightly bumped with the extremities slightly darkened. 40 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The pastedowns are somewhat darkened. Very good. View more info

REPORT OF THE GENERAL EXECUTIVE BOARD AND PROCEEDINGS OF THE THIRTEENTH BIENNIAL CONVENTION OF THE AMALGAMATED CLOTHING WORKERS OF AMERICA. May 13-24 , 1940. Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Convention

By: (Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Documentary History, ACWA, 1940.: 1940.

Seller ID: 24302


New York: Documentary History, ACWA, 1940.. 1940.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed orange wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped & soiled with the spine slightly faded. 691 pages plus colophon. Illustrated with a folding black-and-white plate. The top end of the fore-edge is lightly soiled. The top page corners are lightly bumped & the bottom corners of the last 30 pages are creased. There is a light vertical crease to the last few leaves. Good. View more info

REPORT OF THE GENERAL EXECUTIVE BOARD TO THE SIXTEENTH BIENNIAL CONVENTION OF THE AMALGAMATED CLOTHING WORKERS OF AMERICA. May 10-15, 1948

By: (Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1948.: 1948.

Seller ID: 26917


Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1948.. 1948.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed light green wrappers. The spine & the edges of the wraps are darkened. xxiii, [i] & 180 pages. Very good. View more info

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SIDNEY HILLMAN 1887-1946. [Titled in Yiddish].

By: (Hillman, Sidney).

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York: Farlag Wochenblat, 1946.: 1946.

Seller ID: 35898


- Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers with a black-and-white portrait of Sidney Hillman on the front wrap. The edges of the wraps are discolored with minor soiling. There is a small crease & tear to the front wrap at the tail of the spine with a crease across the bottom outer corner of the rear wrap. 32 pages. Illustrated with a few black & white portraits. Creasing to pages 23 & 24 appear to have been caused in the printing. The page edges are toned. Good.... View more info

CONVENTION STITCHES. Issued by the Amalgamated Clothing Workers Don't Worry Gang. Vol. XYZ, No. 606. New York, May 20,1940. Hotel New Yorker. Entered as First Class Mail with the Permission of Jim Farley

By: (Raskin, S.). Hershkowitz, Abe; editor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: (Abe Hershkowitz), 1940.: 1940.

Seller ID: 16917


New York: (Abe Hershkowitz), 1940.. 1940.. Good. - Small quarto [12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white self-wraps. 32 pages. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white cartoons, some of them by S. Raskin. The title page & last page are lightly soiled & the title page is detached with its front edge darkened. The last page is darkened along the spine & its bottom corner is creased & chipped. The remaining bottom page corners are bu... View more info

ANNIVERSARY JOURNAL Published by Local 25, A. C. W. of A. on the occasion of the celebration of the FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY of the founding of the first organization of men's clothing workers in New York, which is now a part of Local 25. October 9, 1937: Concert at Carnegie Hall / October 10, 1937: Banquet at Center Hotel

By: (Schlossberg, Joseph; Hillman, Sidney; et al)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: Local 25, A.C.W. of A., 1937.: 1937.

Seller ID: 31722


New York: Local 25, A.C.W. of A., 1937.. 1937.. Good. - Small quarto [11-1/2 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial gilt, green & red wraps. The wraps are creased around the edges with a few short tears. 156 & 134 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. The contents are very good. The text is printed in both English and Yiddsih. A printed notice on the inside of the front cover states: 'This book is presented to Sam Wilensky in appreciation and ... View more info

Image for [30 YEARS OF PROGRESS]: 30TH ANNIVERSARY JUBILEE OF THE HEBREW BUTCHER WORKERS UNION LOCAL 234 A. F. of L. Hotel Astor, Times Square N.Y. Sunday Eve. Jan. 15, 1939.

[30 YEARS OF PROGRESS]: 30TH ANNIVERSARY JUBILEE OF THE HEBREW BUTCHER WORKERS UNION LOCAL 234 A. F. of L. Hotel Astor, Times Square N.Y. Sunday Eve. Jan. 15, 1939.

By: Belsky, Joseph, editor-in-chief.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York: Hebrew Butcher Workers Union of Greater N.Y., (1939).: (1939).

Seller ID: 36065


- Quarto, 12-3/8 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide. Blue cloth titled and decorated in gilt on the front and back covers, with the title printed in English on the front cover and in Yiddish on the back cover. The covers are rubbed with wear to the edges and corners. 48 pages printed in English plus [96] pages of ads, followed by 108 pages printed in Yiddish with textual illustrations throughout. The top corners of several pages are creased. Good. First edition. The Yiddis... View more info

Image for NEWSPAPER PORTRAIT, AFTER A DRAWING, SIGNED BY BRITISH LABOR LEADER AND SUFFRAGIST MARGARET BONDFIELD.

NEWSPAPER PORTRAIT, AFTER A DRAWING, SIGNED BY BRITISH LABOR LEADER AND SUFFRAGIST MARGARET BONDFIELD.

By: Bondfield, Margaret. (1873-1953). British woman prominent in the labor movement and a fighter for women's suffrage.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Circa [1930].: [1930].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34846


Circa [1930].. [1930].. Good. - A 9-1/2 inch high by 6-5/8 inch wide portrait, after a drawing, in black & gray on a cream ground has been clipped from a newspaper and mounted on a slightly larger piece of tan card. Signed across the portrait in black ink at bottom right: "Margaret G. Bondfield". There is some creasing to the portrait caused by the glue with which it is mounted. There area few tiny chips to the mount with a stain & numerous pencil notes on its ve... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER TO CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPERN SIGNED BY LABOR LEADER DAVID DUBINSKY, PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL LADIES' GARMENT WORKERS' UNION.

TYPED LETTER TO CONGRESSMAN SEYMOUR HALPERN SIGNED BY LABOR LEADER DAVID DUBINSKY, PRESIDENT OF THE INTERNATIONAL LADIES' GARMENT WORKERS' UNION.

By: Dubinsky, David. (1892-1982). American labor leader who served as president of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union from 1932 to 1966.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York: April 1, 1966.: 1966.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36536


- Typed letter filling two-thirds of a cream-colored 10-1/2 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide sheet of International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union letterhead with the union's logo and Dubinsky's name & title printed at the top. Signed "David Dubinsky". The top edge of the letter is lightly creased. Very good. Dubinsky writes to Congressman Halpern thanking him for his thoughtful letter on the occasion of Dubinsky's retirement. "As you suspected, resignation from ... View more info

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CUT SIGNATURE OF WILLIAM GREEN, PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR.

By: Green, William. (1873-1952). President of the American Federation of Labor from 1924 to 1952.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Circa [1930].: [1930].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 34901


Circa [1930].. [1930].. Good. - A slip of paper, 2-3/4 inches high by 3-1/2 inches wide, signed "Wm Green". The bottom right corner of the paper is creased & slightly chipped and there are a few small, very light stains to the top edge. Good. William Green [1873-1952] was President of the American Federation of Labor from 1924 to 1952. He began his career as a coal miner and was president of the Ohio district of the United Mineworkers of America from 1906 to 1... View more info

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AMERICA SINGS. (Cover title).

By: Hill, Joe.; Sugar, Maurice; Cornwall, Philip; et al. Robinson, Earl; editor.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York: Workers Book Shop, circa [1939].: [1939].

Seller ID: 36649


- 12mo [approximately 4-3/4 inches high by 3-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is lightly soiled. The bottom corner of the front wrap is heavily creased & its bottom edge is lightly chipped at the spine. The top corner of the rear wrap is torn & heavily creased. Pages [1]-[62] including wraps. The bottom page corners through page 8 are creased & a few rear top page corners are lightly bumped. Good. Earl Robinson writes in his one-pag... View more info

CAPITAL AND LABOR / A FAIR DEAL. Extracts from an Address by Otto H. Kahn before Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh April Twenty-Fourth, Nineteen Nineteen. [Cover title]

By: Kahn, Otto H

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Institute, 1919).: 1919).

Seller ID: 10438


(Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Institute, 1919).. 1919).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. There are 2 areas of light soiling to the front wrap & the top edge of the rear wrap is slightly darkened. 21 pages. Very good. View more info

Image for GEWERKSCHAFTEN: Issued by the United Hebrew Trades on the Occasion of its 50th Anniversary as a Trade Union Central Body in Greater New York.

GEWERKSCHAFTEN: Issued by the United Hebrew Trades on the Occasion of its 50th Anniversary as a Trade Union Central Body in Greater New York.

By: Lang, H.; and Feinstone, Morris C.; editors.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York: United Hebrew Trades of the State of New York, (1938).: (1938).

Seller ID: 35913


- Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], blue cloth titled in gilt & in blue in Yiddish & English on the covers. The binding is lightly rubbed with some light spotting to the top inner corner of the English-language cover. 176 pages [English text], and 248 pages [Yiddish text]. Illustrated with a few black-and-white portraits & pictorial ads. There are tiny chips to the front edges of the first few English text pages. The book has a very slight musty... View more info

SOCIAL STUDIES. By R. Heber Newton, Rector of All Souls' Church, New York

By: Newton, Richard Heber. (1840-1914)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1887.: 1887.

Seller ID: 33079


New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1887.. 1887.. Good. - Small octavo, navy blue cloth. The binding is rubbed & bumped with a tiny hole in the cloth of the front cover. The head & tail of the spine are slightly chipped. iii & 380 pages. There is pencil scribbling on the front endpaper. The page edges are slightly darkened & there is occasional minor foxing. Good. First edition.Among the subjects of this collection of essays are trade unions; cooperative produ... View more info