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n.p. the Tribunal, 1996. [6p.], 8.5x11 inch sheets stapled at upper left corner, very good. The Tribunal had sent summons to the IMF, World Bank, WTO, and various multinational CEOs. They were sentenced in absentia. There were 18 US labor activists on the Tribunal, with representatives from several other countries.....
New York: National Child Labor Committee, 1953. Eight-panel brochure, 7x3.5 inches, illustrated with photos of children working in the fields in California, very good. Photographers credited are David Myers, William Heick, and J. Sidel. Solicits donations to provide day care centers, schools, and housing for children, while pushing for better.....
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1912. Hardcover. ix, 280p., tables, first edition, original blue cloth, corners slightly bumped else very good condition. Study by the secretary of the National Child Labor Committee for Mississippi Valley, with chapters on newspaper sellers, bootblacks, and messengers. Covers most American cities.
Hartford: State of Connecticut, 1908. Pamphlet. 44p., wraps slightly faded else very good condition. Contributions by Florence Kelley, Secretary of the National Consumers' League on "Future results of child labor," Orwen R. Lovejoy on "Effect of premature toil upon wages and standards of labor," and more.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1983. Hardcover. xv, 315p., preface, bibliographical essay, chapter notes, published works, index, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj. The two sisters were mentored by Jane Addams and fought for suffrage, worker's rights, and child labor laws, among other issues.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1939. Hardcover. vi, 302p., frontis-map, tables, previous owner's name penned on free front endpaper, some pen marginalia, first edition limited to 500 copies, cloth boards and worn and chipped dj. Chapters on the law in Alabama, Georgia, North and South Carolina.
Austin, TX: Eakin Press, 1993. Paperback. 164p., pictorial wrappers, 5.5x8.5 inches; illus., in very good condition. Signed and inscribed by the author. Young adult novel about an African American woman who was kidnapped from a plantation at 11 and how she became a renowned seamstress through trial and tribulation. Set.....
no place: Press of Fred. J. Heer, for the conference, 1906. xviii, 687p., frontis portrait of Edward T. Devine, beloved bigwig; massive 9x6 inch cloth boards spine-titled gilt, a little edgeworn but quite sturdy and sound, cover titling bright, a very good copy. In old sepia nib, find an ownership.....