First United States Labor Day Parade, September 5, 1882 in New York City. ...
summer season and is called the unofficial end of summer (summer does not ...
Illustration: The First Labor Day Parade, Sept 5, 1882, NYC ... By 1894, 23 other
states had adopted the holiday in honor of workers, and on June 28 of that year,
Congress passed an act ... Who do you think is the real Father of Labor Day?
Observed on the first Monday in September, Labor Day pays tribute to the
contributions and achievements of American workers. It was created by the labor
Aug 29, 2014 ... Labor Day Parade in New York, in 1995. ... When did Labor Day begin? ...
officially or unofficially observe as a holiday in honor of workers.
For a lot of people, Labor Day means two things: a day off and the end of summer
. But why is it called Labor Day? Labor Day is a day set aside to pay tribute to ...
Sep 3, 2010 ... Yes, Monday is a federal holiday in the United States, but Labor Day is much
more than that. Labor Day has a rich history centered around ...
When did Labor Day become a national holiday? ... and Joiners and a co-
founder of the American Federation of Labor, first suggested a day to honor
The very first Labor Day was held on a Tuesday, September 5, 1882, in New York
City. ... first celebration, the holiday was moved to the first Monday in September,
the day we still honor. ... How do you celebrate the last holiday of the summer?
Aug 29, 2014 ... For America's workers, labor day marks more than the end of summer. ... wage for
100,000 people, and other cities are poised to do the same.
Sep 4, 2015 ... Though President Grover Cleveland declared Labor Day a national ... first
Monday in September a federal holiday in honor of the workingman.