Working Americans, 1880-2006

by Scott Derks

Publisher: Grey House Publishing in Millerton, NY

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Working class -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Working class -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Labor -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Labor -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Occupations -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Occupations -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Social classes -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • Social classes -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States -- Economic conditions

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The massacre was a turning point in the history of the Location: Lattimer, Pennsylvania, U.S., 40°59′41″N .