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Strikes and Lockouts - Information Online
The Strike in Film
Harlan County, U.S.A. by
Call Number: SMLR Discs 19
Chronicles the 1973 Harlan County, Kentucky coal miners' strike. Documentary.
Call Number: SMLR Discs 42
Fictionalized version of the Solidarity Strike in Gdansk, Poland. Foreign language film.
Salt of the earth by
Call Number: SMLR Discs 32
A semidocumentary of the year-long struggle by Chicano zinc miners in New Mexico striking against unsafe working conditions.
American Dream by
Call Number: SMLR Discs 3
1991 Academy Award winning documentary about the 1985-86 workers' strike against Geo. A. Hormel & Company in Austin, Minnesota.
Call Number: SMLR Discs 17
A movie musical about the July 1899 newsboys strike over the raising of distribution prices on newspapers.
Reference Books on Strikes
Labor conflict in the United States : an encyclopedia by
Call Number: HD5324.L32 1990
The encyclopedia of strikes in American history by
Call Number: HD5324.E39 2009
Books on Strikes
Strikes, picketing, and inside campaigns : a legal guide for unions by
Call Number: KF3431.Z9S39 2006
The fragile bridge : Paterson Silk Strike, 1913 by
Call Number: HD5325.T42 1913.P383 1988
The university against itself : the NYU strike and the future of the academic workplace by
Call Number: LB2335.845.U52N53 2008
Hard-pressed in the heartland : the Hormel strike and the future of the labor movement by
Call Number: HD5325.P152 1985.A877 1992