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Workers in Subjects Pertaining to Agriculture in Stsate Agricultural Colleges and Experiment Stations, 1930-1931.

By: Agnew, Mary A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Department of Agriculture: 1931

Seller ID: 9875


Miscellaneous Publication No. 100. 152 pages; index; wrapper. Workers in the agricultural field of research employed during 1930-31 brokern down state by state. Former owner's initials on the cover "H.E.T." View more info

Twelfth Biennial Report of the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the State of California, 1905-1906

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sacramento, State of California: 1906

Seller ID: 4162


244 pages. From the Law Creating the Bureau: ".collect, assort, systematize, and present, in biennial reports to the Legislature, statistical details, relating to all departments of labor in the State, such as the hours and wages of labor, cost of living, amount of labor required, estimated number of persons depending on daily labor for their support, the probable chances of all being employed, the operation of labor-saving machinery in its relation to hand labor, et... View more info

Labor Legislation : Synopsis of Principal Measures Affecting Labor Pending Before the Fortieth Session of the California Legislature : What Does Your Senator and Assemblyman Propose to Do With Them? (cover title)

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, California State Federation of Labor: 1913

Seller ID: 4234


8-page booklet. Pending legislation includes: Employers' Liability and Workmen's Compensation; Hours of Labor; Measures to Regulate Conditions of Employment; Measures to Protect Life and Limb and the Health of Working People; Measures to Protect the Civil Rights of Workingmen; Anti-Alien Legislation; etc. View more info

Labor Record of Senators and Assemblymen; Fortieth Session of the California Legislature, January 6 to February 4 and March 10 to May 12, 1913 (cover title)

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.50

Publisher: San Francisco, California State Federation of Labor: 1913

Seller ID: 4239


16-page pamphlet. From the Introductory: "An effort has been made to present a concise and yet comprehensive account of each legislator's performances. It is a truism that 'words are good only when backed by deeds' and a perusal of this pamphlet will enable anyone to learn who did and who did not live up to his promises and his party's platform pledges". View more info

The Earle Premium Plan

By: Anonymous

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York City, Earle Products Company:

Seller ID: 4281


Circa 1920. Catalogue from the Earle Products Company, New York, one sheet folded to 12 pages, each page 4 x 9 1/4. Illustrations. Catalogue shows premiums that can be earned by anyone who sells 28 boxes of candy and collects, and remits, $12.40. Premiums consist of ladies dresses, camera, watches, silverware, and a set of dishes (shipping charges extra). View more info

Report of Industrial Conference called by The President

By: Anonymous

Price: $20.00

Publisher: No City, None: 1920

Seller ID: 4906


51-page booklet. Printed front cover. Slight chipping to spine. Contents include: Prevention of Disputes (Joint Organization Through Employee Representation); Plan for Adjustment of Disputes (Procedure When Both Sides Voluntarily Submit Disputes for Adjustment -- Procedure When There is no Voluntary Submission, etc.); Other Problems Affecting the Employment Relationship (Collective Bargaining, Hours of Labor, Child Labor, Wages, etc.); etc. View more info

Constitution and By-Laws of the State Farmers and Laborers' Union of Kentucky.adopted at Lexington, November 11-15, 1890

By: Anonymous

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Louisville, Geo. G. Fetter Printing Co.:

Seller ID: 5332


Original printed wrappers. Chipped and torn around edges, not affecting printing. Folded (as if to fit into someone's pocket) in the distant past. 48 pages. 5 3/4 by 4 3/4 inches. Consists of: Declaration of Purpose; Constitution and By-Laws; Rituals; Digest of the Laws and Enactments of the Farmers' and Laborers's Union of Kentucky View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Mexico's Principal Harbor, Vera Cruz."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9269


# 10800 (280). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the city of Vera Cruz and its harbor. Founded by Cortes after landing on the Island San Juan de Uloa in 1518 and it was the main invasion route of the Spanish, Americans and French. Nice view of dock workers on a wharf getting ready to unload a vessel tied up to the wharf. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Method of Drying Coffee, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil. So.Am."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9300


# 20817 (310). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the depulping and drying of the beans before shipping them in bags to the countries where the beans are roasted. Good image of the workers raking the beans and turning them in the sunlight with farm structures in the background. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Coffee from Porto Rico, Havana Wharf, Cuba."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9308


# 20518 (295). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the harbor of Havana and its imports, with an aside of how much better the city is since the United States conquered it during the Spanish-American War and cleaned it up from its Spanish ways! Save the commentary, it is an excellent view of the dockworkers unloading a small vessel from Puerto Rico of bags of coffee using ropes and pulleys. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Charcoal Carriers, Chosen (Korea)."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9333


# 20601 (543). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the production of charcoal in Korea, formerly known as Chosen, and its loss of trees. Nice view of two men loaded down with racks of charcoal on their backs. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Manila Hemp Industry - Interior of a Native Hemp Factory, Philippines."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9346


# 10047 (553). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the making of ropes in the shed known as ropewalk. Nice image of the workers creating the ropes. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Husking Coconuts - a Familiar Scene In the Great Coconut Country Near Pagsanjan, Island of Lazon, P.I."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9350


# 10074 (551). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the harvesting and husking of coconuts in the Philippines. Nice image of the workers spliting the coconuts and removing the copra. ca.1915. Nice clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Native Boys Spinning Cotton, Egypt."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9378


# 6233 (563 ). Stereograph on gray board (7 x3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the manual method used for spinning cotton by children in the open. Photo gives a feel for the hot hard work involved in this process. In the distance are piles of cotton to be worked. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Reclaiming Swamp Land - Digging Ditch with Tractor And Laying Drain Tile, Wisconsin."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9483


# 16732 (161). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside discussing how farmers reclaimed land in the midwest before tractors. Clean image of a team of men operating a tractor as it digs the ditch and laying the pipe down in a farm field. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Busy Scene in the Ozark Apple Region of Missouri - Picking, Sorting and Packing in Barrels."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9488


# 16714 (175). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the cultivation and harvesting of apples for packing into barrels for shipping. Photo of the old style of picking fruit and packing in the field, ca.1914, which is being carried out by a crew of workers under the heat of the day. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "General View Sewing Room - Large Shoe Factory, Syracuse, N.Y."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9520


# 22190 (41). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the production of shoes from leather and cloth. View of a large room filled with women in front of sewing machines attaching cloth to leather for the upper section of shoes. Basically a 'sweat shop' with windows. Fine clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Milking Scene in Modern Dairy, New Jersey."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9528


# 16749 (57). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the operation of a modern dairy farm. Clean bright view of the interior of a dairy farm milking operation with overhead lights, suction lines for the milk and drains along with white uniformed workers. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Inspecting Paper Delivered By Machine, Holyoke, Mass."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9543


# 22070 (20). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the final stage of paper manufacture where inspectors look over the product when it comes out of the machine. View of a half dozen women inspecting the paper sheets as it comes out of the large machines. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "Quarrying Granite - Drilling Preparatory to Splitting, Concord, N.H., U.S.A."

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Meadville, PA, Keystone View Company:

Seller ID: 9550


# 13709 (3). Stereograph on gray board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with commentary on the backside about the process involved in quarrying granite and its use in construction of monuments, buildings, and gravestones. Spendid view of workers beginning to hand drill granite slabs surrounded by their tools with the walls of the quarry rising in the background. Clean copy. View more info