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Table of Contents

Introduction : the brotherhood story — The case against Pullman — It was the women who made the union : organizing the brotherhood — Striking for the new manhood movement — The first ladies' auxiliary to the first Negro trade union in the world — A bigger and better ladies' auxiliary — The duty of fair representation : brotherhood sisters and brothers — Union wives, union homes — We talked of democracy and learned it can be made to work : politics — Disharmony in the official family : dissolution of the International Ladies' Auxiliary, 1956-57 — Appendix : BSCP Ladies' Auxiliary membership, 1940-56.

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ISBN:
9780252066368
Author:
Chateauvert, Melinda
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Author:
Chateauvert, Melinda
Location:
Urbana :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Labor & Industrial Relations
Subject:
Women's Studies - History
Subject:
Discrimination in employment
Subject:
Race discrimination
Subject:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
Subject:
Pullman porters -- History.
Subject:
Women labor union members.
Subject:
Pullman porters
Subject:
African American labor union members
Subject:
Labor & Industrial Relations - General
Subject:
Women labor union members -- United States.
Subject:
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters - History
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Politics-Labor
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Working Class in American History
Series Volume:
104-19
Publication Date:
19971231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Gender Studies » Womens Studies
History and Social Science » Politics » Labor
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
History and Social Science » World History » General

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