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.

Recent Content

Re: About this Network

Our blog, The Archivist's Nook, usually posts once a week and includes posts related to our labor archival collections. One of these relates to Terence V. Powderly who was head of the Knights of Labor and Commissioner-General of Immigration. See the post at http://www.lib.cua.edu/wordpress/newsevents/7244/

W. J. Shepherd, Associate Archivist, Catholic U., Washington, D.C.

Call for Submissions for the Yearbook of Transnational History

The Yearbook of Transnational History is inviting scholars to submit articles for its inaugural volume to be published in spring 2018.

The Yearbook of Transnational History is a newly established peer-reviewed annual to be published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press/Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group. This annual is dedicated to publishing and disseminating pioneering research in the field of transnational history to an international audience.

Hagley Library Grants/Fellowships Awarded May 2016

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 April, 2016.  Please note that the next deadline for applications for the exploratory and Henry Belin du Pont Fellowship is June 30th.  The H. B. du Pont Dissertation Fellowship deadline is November 15th.


Carol Ressler Lockman

Hagley Center

PO Box 3630

Wilmington DE  19807