Rise of the Labr Movement in Los Angeles

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University of California Press
 

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Contents

Antecedents of the Labor Movement
1
Labor Ventures into Politics
13
Genesis of the Labor Movement
32
Other Crafts Organize
42
The First Trades Council
47
The Noble Order
53
Union against the Chinese
60
Labor Grows with Los Angeles
68
The Rising Tide of Conflict
237
New Offensive against the Times
247
Beginning of the Openshop Fight
256
Labors Counteroffensive
270
Reorganization of the Central Body
273
The End of the Hamburger Boycott
277
The Davenport Recall
281
The Labor Temple
286

Trouble on the Water Front
81
Aftermath of the Boom
88
The Big Strike
104
Strength through Unity
123
The Political Dilemma of the Early 1890s
142
On to Washington
154
The Pullman Strike
161
Progress and Decline
172
Reawakening of the Labor Movement
195
Labor and Socialism
218
Upheaval on the Labor Front
331
The Crime of the Century
366
331
391
Reactions and Aftermath
407
City of the Open Shop
420
Appendixes
434
Notes
490
Bibliography
502
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