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The American Labor Museum
"The American Labor Museum is housed in the Botto House National Landmark...It was the meeting place for over 20,000 silk mill workers during the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike."
"The American Labor Museum advances public understanding of the history and contemporary issues of work, workers and thend the labor movement throughout the world, with special attention to the ethnicity and immigrant experience of American workers."
Colorado Coal Field War Project
A project by the University of Denver and the Colorado Historical Society, chronicling the 1913-14 Colorado Coal Strike by the United Mine Workers of America.
Labor & the Holocaust: The Jewish Labor Committee and the Anti-Nazi Struggle
Online exhibit based on records of the Jewish Labor Committee. Beautifully presented, this web site balances text with graphics of posters, headlines, and photographs.
The Haymarket Digital Collection
"This digital collection contains copies of most of the original manuscripts, artifacts, broadsides, photographs, and prints owned by the Chicago Historical Society (CHS) that relate to the Haymarket Affair and were contemporary with it."
The History of Labor Day (DOL)
A brief history of Labor Day from the U.S. Dept. of Labor.
The Sacco & Vanzetti Trial
Part of the Famous Trial series from University of Missouri-Kansas City Law School, this is a very informative site. Includes biographies of participants, background on "the red scare", speeches and evidence from the trial, appeal decisions, and a link to the FBI files on the case.
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Excellent multimedia site mounted by the Kheel Center; history text, photographs, documents, oral histories
(audio to be added), cartoons, research guide for high school students.