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Biracial Unions on Galveston's Waterfront, 1865-1925

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Author: Clifford Farrington
Published: 2007, Texas State Historical Association, Denton, TX (First Edition)
Binding: Hard Cover
Content: Nonfiction
Description: In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, a tradition of biracial unionism sprang up among waterfront workers along the Gulf Coast. Galveston's waterfront workers formed some of Texas' earliest and strongest labor organizations in an era when the city was a leading seaport and the most important commercial center in Texas. 300 pages.
ISBN: 0876112173
ISBN-13: 978-0876112175
Tags: History, Nautical
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