Labor Day recognizes the contributions of U.S. workers, both past and present. How much do you know about labor history?
What powered the Industrial Revolution? Coal lit the forges of industry, and workers mined the coal. Primary sources reveal how coal changed the nature of U.S. labor. FIND OUT MORE »
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More than 1,000 photographs from the history of the International Ladies [...] »
Offers oral history resources examining life in southern textile mill towns [...] »
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Students are often disconnected from the past. Why not immerse them in historic [...] »
What pushes and pulls people into new ways of life? In this lesson, students [...] »
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Shellfish pirates stole from the rich to feed themselves—and make a [...] »