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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
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Botson, Michael R.
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Labor unions
  • Labor movement
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Hughes Tool Company
Label
Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company, Michael R. Botson, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 265 pages
Isbn
9781585444380
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
06-B250
Label
Labor, civil rights, and the Hughes Tool Company, Michael R. Botson, Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 265 pages
Isbn
9781585444380
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
06-B250

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