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Author Clark, Daniel J.

Title Like night & day : unionization in a southern mill town/ Daniel J. Clark.

Published Chapel Hill, NC : University of North Carolina Press, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  331.88177 CLAR {Bund19 20110701}    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 260 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-252) and index.
Contents 1. Cotton Mill Fever, 1895-1938 -- 2. Modernization and Unionization, 1938-1943 -- 3. Initial Conflicts: Equality, Ambiguity, and Security of Livelihoods, 1943-1944 -- 4. A New (Old?) Work Ethic, 1943-1958 -- 5. The Roots of Workload Conflict -- 6. The Ambiguous Terms of Workload Conflict -- 7. Taking the Offensive: Seeking Greater Control over Workloads, 1948-1958 -- 8. Beyond the Mills: Local and Regional Contexts -- 9. Striking for the Grievance Procedure, 1958-1961 -- App. A. Population and Racial Composition of Henderson Town -- App. B. Population and Racial Composition of Vance County -- App. C. Record of Sales, Taxes, Income, and Dividends, 1944-1958.
Subject Textile Workers Union of America -- History.
Harriet Cotton Mills (Henderson, N.C.) -- History.
Henderson Cotton Mills (Henderson, N.C.) -- History.
Textile workers -- Labor unions -- North Carolina -- Henderson -- History.
Strikes and lockouts -- Textile industry -- North Carolina -- Henderson -- History.
Textile workers -- North Carolina -- Henderson -- History.
Cotton textile industry -- North Carolina -- Henderson -- History.
Variant Title Like night and day
ISBN 0807823066 (alk. paper)
0807846171 (pbk. : alk. paper)