Trade unions: their origin and objects, influence and efficacy by William Trant. With an appendic showing the history and aims of the American Federation of Labor followed by a brief sketch of the growth, benefits and achievements of the national and international trade unions of America [both] by P.J. McGuire. William Trant, Peter J. McGuire.

Trade unions: their origin and objects, influence and efficacy by William Trant. With an appendic showing the history and aims of the American Federation of Labor followed by a brief sketch of the growth, benefits and achievements of the national and international trade unions of America [both] by P.J. McGuire

New York: American Federation of Labor, 1888. Pamphlet. 47p., wraps chipped (top right corner of front wrap) and with a long closed tear along the spine of the front wrap else very good condition, first edition, 5.75x9 inches, slip tipped in "Compliments of Samuel Gompers, American Federation of Labor. Please Review" a hectograph reproduction of Gompers handwriting.

P.J. McGuire was an early Socialist, an organizer for the early Socialist Labor Party, a founder of the Carpenters Union and the AFL.

Cat.No: 200807

Price: $250.00