Welcome to H-Labor, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. H-labor is particularly interested in fostering international discussion and colaboration on labor history topics. It also recognizes that teaching the history of workers entails maintaining some knowledge of working people and their unions today.
A treasure trove of almost 2,000 lantern slides belonging to labor leader Terence Vincent Powderly (1849-1924) resides in the Catholic U. Archive.
CFP: Advertising & Society Quarterly: Pieces on advertising in society, especially digital advertising
In 2017, publication begins for Advertising & Society Quarterly (ASQ). It is the successor to Advertising & Society Review. The journal studies the place of advertising in society, culture, history, and the economy. ASQ seeks interdisciplinary pieces written in a clear, accessible style for academics, students, and the industry.
The Center for the History of Business, Technology, and Society, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, Delaware is pleased to announce the recipients of grants and fellowships awarded in July, 2016. Please note that the next deadline for applications for the exploratory and Henry Belin du Pont Fellowship is October 31th. The H. B. du Pont Dissertation Fellowship deadline is November 15th.
Carol Ressler Lockman
Manager, Hagley Center
PO Box 3630
Wilmington DE 19807
Kansas native Linna Bresette was a minority and women's worker advocate. She served as the field secretary of the Catholic Social Action Department, 1921-1951, where she compiled a landmark 1928 social study on Mexican workers in the U.S. For more, please see
W. J. Shepherd, Associate Archivist, CUA-http://libraries.cua.edu/staff/shepherw/