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The Resource Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company, Michael R. Botson, Jr

Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company, Michael R. Botson, Jr

Label
Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company
Title
Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company
Statement of responsibility
Michael R. Botson, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
331.88/1223382/09764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6517.T4
LC item number
B67 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Kenneth E. Montague series in oil and business history
Series volume
no. 16
Label
Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company, Michael R. Botson, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip056/2005000862.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index
Contents
Houston's working class and the origins of organized labor in the Bayou City -- How it all began : Houston, labor, oil, and working at Mr. Hughes's place -- Labor at Hughes Tool, 1929-1934 : hard times, Jim Crow, unions, and Uncle Sam -- Industrial democracy comes to the monarchy of Hughes street : the Wagner Act, the CIO, and Hughes Tool, 1935-1940 -- Jim Crow wearing steel-toed shoes and safety glasses : Hughes Tool's race-based unionism, 1940-1943 -- The battle for union security and civil rights : labor's war at Hughes Tool, 1943-1946 -- The Independent Metal Workers Union era, 1946-1961 -- No gold watch for Jim Crow's retirement
Control code
62247836
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 265 p.
Isbn
9781585444380
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000862
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62247836
Label
Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company, Michael R. Botson, Jr
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip056/2005000862.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index
Contents
Houston's working class and the origins of organized labor in the Bayou City -- How it all began : Houston, labor, oil, and working at Mr. Hughes's place -- Labor at Hughes Tool, 1929-1934 : hard times, Jim Crow, unions, and Uncle Sam -- Industrial democracy comes to the monarchy of Hughes street : the Wagner Act, the CIO, and Hughes Tool, 1935-1940 -- Jim Crow wearing steel-toed shoes and safety glasses : Hughes Tool's race-based unionism, 1940-1943 -- The battle for union security and civil rights : labor's war at Hughes Tool, 1943-1946 -- The Independent Metal Workers Union era, 1946-1961 -- No gold watch for Jim Crow's retirement
Control code
62247836
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 265 p.
Isbn
9781585444380
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000862
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62247836

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