AFL-CIO, and U.S. government records as well as numerous union journals, the local and national press, and interviews with former Department officers.q--Jacket.Apparently in agreement, Gompers ordered the Department to reinstate the union . ... Executive Council, and to make Department (and local council) membership voluntary, the door was open to the Carpenters once again. ... Frank Duffy.32 The Carpentersa#39; renewed affiliation boosted the Departmenta#39;s stature in the industry, but it did little to resolve jurisdictional ... A long-standing fight between the Carpenters and the Plasterers, for instance, that started over jurisdiction in 1913 took aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Skilled Hands, Strong Spirits|
|Publisher||:||Cornell University Press - 2007-05|