California Labor History


Subject:
California: Society & Social Issues , Labor

Description:
This website "enables users to explore, by location, date, or text search, over 1200 key events in the state's labor history that have affected the lives of working people [in California]. Detailed short essays describe the larger historical context." Mouse over the map to learn about events, and see the exhibit section to learn about topics such as foreign miners' license tax during the Gold Rush, the 1934 general strike, and Cesar Chavez.

Publisher:
Electric Prism Technology

Language:
English

Source:
http://calpedia.sfsu.edu/calabor/


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