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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 14 citing Gastonia, 1929: The Story of the Loray Mill Strike. 

"You Factory Folks who Sing this Rhyme Will Surely Understand": Culture ...

Wes Mantooth - History - 2006 - 235 pages
First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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The 1920's

Kathleen Morgan Drowne, Patrick Huber - Social Science - 2004 - 331 pages
Examines American cultural life and its influences during the nineteen twenties, covering youth culture, entertainment, food, fashion, advertising, architecture, leisure ...
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Women Workers on Strike: Narratives of Southern Women Unionists

Roxanne Newton - Business & Economics - 2007 - 187 pages
Gender, class, and culture merge in the lived experiences of women on strike in the South. This book examines women unionists’ life histories through the lens of narrative ...
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America as Second Creation: Technology and Narratives of New Beginnings

David E. Nye - History - 2004 - 371 pages
An exploration of the dialogue that emerged after 1776 between different visions of what it meant to use new technologies to transform the land.
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Civilizing Capitalism: The National Consumers' League, Women's Activism, and ...

Landon R. Y. Storrs - Business & Economics - 2000 - 392 pages
Offering fresh insights into the history of labor policy, the New Deal, feminism, and southern politics, Landon Storrs examines the New Deal era of the National Consumers ...
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Debating Southern History: Ideas and Action in the Twentieth Century

Bruce Clayton, John A. Salmond - History - 1999 - 197 pages
Noted historians Bruce Clayton and John Salmond explore the mind of the "new South", from the pivotal 1920s to the tempestuous '60s.
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Gaston County, North Carolina: A Brief History

Rita Wehunt-Black - History - 2008 - 159 pages
In this readable, skillfully researched volume, historian Rita Wehunt-Black rediscovers the rich heritage of Gaston County, from the original European settlements in the ...
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Hiring the Black Worker: The Racial Integration of the Southern Textile ...

Timothy J. Minchin - Business & Economics - 1999 - 342 pages
In the 1960s and 1970s, the textile industry's workforce underwent a dramatic transformation, as African Americans entered the South's largest industry in growing numbers. Only ...
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Hiring the black worker: the racial integration of the Southern textile ...

Timothy J. Minchin - Business & Economics - 1999 - 342 pages
Based on oral history interviews and never-before-used legal records, this book reveals how African American men and women fought to integrate the South's largest industry.
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