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National Labor Union - Wikipedia

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The National Labor Union (NLU) was the first national labor federation in the United States. Founded in 1866 and dissolved in 1873, it paved the way for other  ...

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Jul 20, 1998 ... National Labor Union (NLU), in U.S. history, a political-action movement that from 1866 to 1873 sought to improve working conditions through ...

National Labor Union Requested an Eight-Hour Workday

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National Labor Union Requested an Eight-Hour Workday August 20, 1866. How many hours is a reasonable workday? On August 20, 1866, the National Labor ...

Early National Organizations [ushistory.org]

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Still, the ratio of labor to management was so large that national organization was inevitable. The first group to clear the hurdles was the National Labor Union.

National Labor Movement - Social Studies Help

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With increasing industrialization after the Civil War unionism became more and more important. The National Labor Union (NLU), a federation of national and ...

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Definition of National Labor Union – Our online dictionary has National Labor Union information from St. James Encyclopedia of Labor History Worldwide: Major ...

National Labor Union | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American ...

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Organized in 1866 and in existence for only six years, the National Labor Union was a federation of unions and reform groups that advocated the eight-hour ...

Today in History - August 20 | Library of Congress

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On August 20, 1866, the newly organized National Labor Union called on Congress to mandate an eight-hour workday. A coalition of skilled and unskilled  ...

National Labor Relations Act | NLRB

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Congress enacted the National Labor Relations Act ("NLRA") in 1935 to protect the ...... Construction of provisions] (a) [Supervisors as union members] Nothing ...

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The National Labor Relations Board is an independent federal agency that protects the rights of private sector employees to join together, with or without a union ...