Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909Book - 2013
An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district.
Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, c2013
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: J 331.892887 MARKEL
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm
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Clara Lemlich was determined to make working conditions better for everyone.
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