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Labor and capital in the gilded age

John Arthur Garraty

Labor and capital in the gilded age

testimony taken by the Senate Committee upon the relations between labor and capital, 1883.

by John Arthur Garraty

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Working class -- United States -- History,
    • Labor unions -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by John A. Garraty.
      SeriesTestimony of the times
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Education and Labor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8072 .G29
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 178 p.
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5603238M
      LC Control Number68010199

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Labor and capital in the gilded age: testimony taken by the Senate Committee upon the relations between labor and capital, in SearchWorks catalog. The subtitle of "The Railroad Barons, The Gilded Age, and the Greatest Labor Uprising in America" is an accurate description of the book although it focuses mostly on the Pullman strike.

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Garraty. The division between capital and labor widened considerably after the Civil War as fledgling trade unions sought to assert the claims of their members against Gilded Age industrialists taking advantage of lax government regulations on issues of hours, health, safety, and compensation.

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Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Start a free trial of Quizlet Plus by Thanksgiving |. Labor leaders claimed that the great strike showed that capital would justify the use of any means whatsoever to break the power of the Unions. Haymarket In May during a communist-led workers' meeting in Haymarket Square aimed at the McCormack plant in Chicago, a bomb exploded.

Get this from a library. Labor and capital in the gilded age: testimony taken by the Senate Committee upon the relations between labor and capital, [John A Garraty; United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Education and Labor.] -- Contains primary source material. Labor vs Capital in the Gilded Age Martin Olliff.

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Trachtenberg explores how the industrial revolution and the expansion of the capitalist system influenced culture in the United States/5. The book is framed as a clash between two giants of the day, with Debs representing labor and George Pullman representing capital, in a major Gilded Age strike on the railroads, the key industry of the late 19th century.

Book/Printed Material Image 1 of Labor and capital. Carroll D. Wright, Commissioner of labor, shows how labor fares under large industrial corporations.

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campaign Pinkertons Lockout Blacklisting Boycotts Strikes 6. Unlike the National Labor Union and the Knights of Labor, the AFL represented only skilled white male craftsmen in the cities. Despite this limitation, however, the AFL survived the Gilded Age and would become one of the most powerful labor unions in the new century.

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“Uncovering the Contradictions in Samuel Gompers’s ‘More’: Reading ‘What Does Labor Want?” Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 18 (Jan. ): "Thoughts on Periodizing the Gilded Age: Capital Accumulation, Society, and Politics, " Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era.

(July ). Description of the Book Henry George and the Crisis of Inequality: Progress and Poverty in the Gilded Age is a social biography of the reformer Henry George and his most important years of public activism in the s. Born inHenry George grew up in Philadelphia and later moved top California where he became a journalist.

Like in the first Gilded Age, antitrust enforcers in our present Gilded Age are hitting labor, not capital. They have tolerated the growth of corporate behemoths and .Her earlier book is called The New Prophets of Capital. Her latest book is The Smartphone Society: Technology, Power and Resistance in the New Gilded Age.

Rising Up with Sonali is a radio and television show that brings progressive news coverage rooted in gender and racial justice to. “The Gilded Age” is the term used to describe the tumultuous years between the Civil War and the turn of the twentieth century.

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