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Knights of Labor (K of L), officially Noble and Holy Order of the Knights of Labor, was the largest and one of the most important American labor organizations of ...

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The Knights of Labor began as a secret society of tailors in Philadelphia in 1869. The organization grew slowly during the hard years of the 1870s, but worker ...

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Knights of Labor (KOL): KOL the first important national labour organization in the United States, founded in 1869. Named the Noble Order of the Knights of ...

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Introduction: The Noble and Holy Order of the Knights of Labor were the most prominent labor organization of the 1880's. Specifically, the organization grew ...

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In the late nineteenth century, the Knights of Labor attempted to organize workers of all kinds into a union to improve working hours and conditions for laborers.

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The role of Knights of Labor: An Early Labor Organization in the history of the United States of America.

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Terence V. Powderly (1849-1924) led the Knights of Labor, a powerful advocate for the eight-hour day in the 1870s and early 1880s. Under Powderly's ...

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The Knights of Labor, the first national industrial union in the United States, was founded in Philadelphia on December 9, 1869. By mid-1886 nearly one million ...

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It took American labor longer than industrialists to successfully organize on a national basis. By the 1820s, craft workers in the Northeast had organized the first ...