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Adventures in Modern Living

Handwork

May I recommend the following in commemoration of the 146 souls lost 100 years ago in the Triangle Shirtwaist garment factory blaze, one of several such events that spurred the burgeoning Labor Movement in America and led to reforms in worker and workplace safety, work conditions, and pay.

 

http://www.awsna.org/renhandwork.html

http://www.energybulletin.net/

www.historysanjose.org

http://books.google.com/books?id=d9lhBw8t410C&pg=PA426&lpg=PA426&dq=handwork+women+history&source=bl&ots=LxLMdvE-mJ&sig=-JyJqOZY4NQsiyV93aVTLQR2JNU&hl=en&ei=ctKQTaeFMJO6sAOtj4GfAg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CEkQ6AEwBg#v=onepage&q&f=false

http://womansindustrialexchange.org/about/history/

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