The Resource Working in America : an eyewitness history, Catherine Reef

Working in America : an eyewitness history, Catherine Reef

Label
Working in America : an eyewitness history
Title
Working in America
Title remainder
an eyewitness history
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Reef
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reef, Catherine
Dewey number
305.5/62/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8066
LC item number
.R44 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Facts on File library of American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working class
  • Labor supply
Label
Working in America : an eyewitness history, Catherine Reef
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 382-402) and index
Contents
The yeoman farmer: 1783-1900 -- The role of enslaved workers: 1619-1865 -- The factory system emerges: 1733-1865 -- Building a transportation network: 1794-1900 -- The mining frontier: 1719-1900 -- Industry in the Gilded Age: 1870-1914 -- Labor organizes: 1788-1918 -- The cowboy: 1840-1886 -- The movement to end child labor: 1875-1924 -- The Great Depression: 1929-1941 -- The labor movement in growth and decline: 1917-1999 -- African Americans seek equality in the workplace: 1865-1996 -- The changing role of women: 1776-1999 -- The American worker faces the future: 1946-1999 -- Appendix A: Documents -- Appendix B: Biographies of major personalities -- Appendix C: Maps
Control code
ocm43296593
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxx, 418 p.
Isbn
9780816040223
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00021058
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
1210810
Label
Working in America : an eyewitness history, Catherine Reef
Publication
Note
Series statement from jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 382-402) and index
Contents
The yeoman farmer: 1783-1900 -- The role of enslaved workers: 1619-1865 -- The factory system emerges: 1733-1865 -- Building a transportation network: 1794-1900 -- The mining frontier: 1719-1900 -- Industry in the Gilded Age: 1870-1914 -- Labor organizes: 1788-1918 -- The cowboy: 1840-1886 -- The movement to end child labor: 1875-1924 -- The Great Depression: 1929-1941 -- The labor movement in growth and decline: 1917-1999 -- African Americans seek equality in the workplace: 1865-1996 -- The changing role of women: 1776-1999 -- The American worker faces the future: 1946-1999 -- Appendix A: Documents -- Appendix B: Biographies of major personalities -- Appendix C: Maps
Control code
ocm43296593
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxx, 418 p.
Isbn
9780816040223
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
00021058
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
1210810

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