The Samuel Gompers Papers


Subject:
Labor , Notable People , Leaders , Labor Leaders

Description:
"Samuel Gompers was the nation's leading trade unionist in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and president of the American Federation of Labor from 1886 until his death in 1924." The site features a biography and timeline, quotations, a bibliography, and selected writings. Sponsored by the University of Maryland College Park, the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the AFL-CIO.

Publisher:
University of Maryland College Park

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.history.umd.edu/Gompers/index.htm


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