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The facts about the shopmen"s strike

by W. L. Park

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Published by [Illinois Central Railroad Co.] in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

  • Strikes and lockouts,
  • Railroads

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by W.L. Park
    ContributionsIllinois Central Railroad Company, Yazoo and Mississippi Valley Railroad Company
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. ;
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26387892M

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RAILWAY SHOPMEN'S STRIKE. The Railway Employees Department of the American Federation of Labor (AFL), representingmembers, struck 1 July to protest the unfavorable decisions of the Federal Labor Board and the unpunished violations of the Transportation Act by the carriers.

WASHINGTON, Aug. The backbone of the strike of the railroad shopmen who refused to obey their national leaders, is broken, according to the belief expressed today by Director General Hines. Comment: The book is % readable but visibly worn, and damaged.

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An Italian translation exists in which the clocks strike "uno" instead of thirteen. SHOPMEN'S STRIKE SITUATION BETTER; Railroad and Union Officials Expect Tomorrow to Break Its Backbone. WORKERS IN SOUTH DEFIANT Heads of Six Shopmen's. Railroad shopmen's strike of on the industry, company, and community levels.

(OCoLC) Material Type: Thesis/dissertation, Manuscript: Document Type: Book, Archival Material: All Authors / Contributors: James R Flynn. Get this from a library. Power at odds: the National Railroad Shopmen's Strike. [Colin J Davis] -- During the tumultuous era of World War I and the years immediately following, the leadership of the United States had shifted from Wilson to Harding and the mood of the nation from pro-labor to.

The Steel Strike of included somesteel workers in Pittsburgh who worked for The United States Steel Corporation and were represented by the .Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners (LGSM) was an alliance of lesbians and gay men who supported National Union of Mineworkers during the year-long strike of –By the end of the strike, eleven different LGSM groups had emerged throughout the UK, with the London group alone raising £22, by (equivalent to £69, in ) in support.LOS ANGELES, Sept.

-- "We have not yet considered the question of a strike of the shop employes. We are still hoping for another conference with Mr. Kruttschnitt or with the General Managers.