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The challenge of interracial unionism

Alabama coal miners, 1878-1921

by Daniel Letwin

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama
    • Subjects:
    • Coal miners -- Labor unions -- Alabama -- History.,
    • African American coal miners -- Alabama -- History.,
    • African American labor union members -- Alabama -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-275) and index.

      StatementDaniel Letwin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6515.M615 L478 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 289 p. ;
      Number of Pages289
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL663826M
      ISBN 100807823775, 0807846783
      LC Control Number97009365

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The Challenge of Interracial Unionism is a sensitively argued, well-researched, and impressive historical study. Letwin recovers a multiplicity of voices--of southern employers, black and white miners, and state officials--and offers a provocative, balanced, and powerful analysis of white trade unionists' racial perspectives and practices and Cited by: This study explores a tradition of interracial unionism that persisted in the coal fields of Alabama from the dawn of the New South through the turbulent era of World War I.

Daniel Letwin focuses on the forces that prompted black and white miners to collaborate in the labor movement even as racial segregation divided them in nearly every other aspect of their lives.

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