Irish titan, Irish toilers :Joseph Banigan and nineteenth-century New England labor /Scott Molloy.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-242367

Description

xv, 309 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

History 19th century.
Industrial relations History 19th century.
Rubber industry and trade History 19th century.
Businessmen History 19th century.
Irish History 19th century.
Arbeitsbeziehungen.
Gummiverarbeitende Industrie.

Originator

Molloy, Scott.

Contents

Spouting -- The Irish background -- Rhode Island's Yankee ascendancy -- The Rhode Island Irish -- The Woonsocket Rubber Company -- A knight of St. Gregory against the Knights of Labor -- Tragedy, philanthropy, and lace curtain -- Rubber king and rubber workers -- The United States Rubber Company -- Conclusion: a memorial forever.

Publication

Durham, N.H. : University of New Hampshire Press ;
Hanover : Published by University Press of New England

Publisher Series

Revisiting New England : the new regionalism
Revisiting New England.

Description

xv, 309 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN

9781584656906 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584656905 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781584656913 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1584656913 (pbk. : alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks HD8083.N34 M65 2008

Other People and Orgs

Banigan, Joseph.
Woonsocket Rubber Company
United States Rubber Company

Places

New England
Rhode Island
United States
Iren.
Neuengland.
Rhode Island.

Variant Title

Joseph Banigan and nineteenth-century New England labor