Rocking the boat : union women's voices, 1915-1975

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  • Creator Brigid O'Farrell and Joyce L. Kornbluh [editors]
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 1996. ©1996
  • Physical Details
    • xv, 317 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0813522684, 9780813522685, 0813522692, 9780813522692
  • OCLC ocm32821315

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-306) and index.

Contents

  • Ch. 1. An Overview: And Not Falling Out -- Ch. 2. Equal Is Equal, Brothers: Lilian Herstein, American Federation of Teachers (1886-1983) -- Ch. 3. First a Troublemaker, Then a Troubleshooter: Carmen Lucia, United Hatters, Cap and Millinery Workers International Union (1902-1985) -- Ch. 4. You Can't Giddyup by Saying Whoa: Esther Peterson, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America (1906- ) -- Ch. 5. We Did Change Some Attitudes: Maida Springer-Kemp, International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (1910- ) -- Ch. 6. Forty Years I'm Secretary-Treasurer of the Local: Mary Callahan, International Union of Electrical Workers (1914-1981) -- Ch. 7. The Challenge Is Still There: Ah Quon McElrath, International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union (1915- ) -- Ch. 8. Sometimes You Have to Rock the Boat: Dorothy Haener, United Auto Workers (1918- ) -- Ch. 9. The Vote Does Make a Difference: Fannie Allen Neal, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America (1919-1990)
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