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Temporary reduction in public hours at Chester County Archives

Chester County Archives, for a temporary period, is reducing its public hours. For the period June 21 – July 6, the Archives will be open for onsite research Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Researchers may still contact the Archives by phone 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (610.344.6760) or email (ccarchives@chesco.org).

James Young
Robert Shaffer

Shaffer on Young, 'Union Power: The United Electrical Workers in Erie, Pennsylvania'

James Young. Union Power: The United Electrical Workers in Erie, Pennsylvania. New York: Monthly Review Press, 2017. 248 pp. $24.65 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-58367-619-6; $29.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58367-617-2.

Reviewed by Robert Shaffer (Shippensburg University) Published on H-Pennsylvania (June, 2018) Commissioned by Allen J. Dieterich-Ward (Shippensburg University)