The I. W. W., Its First Fifty Years, 1905-1955: The History of An Effort to Organize the Working Class

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The I. W. W.
Its First Fifty Years (1905 - 1955)

The history of an effort to organize the working class

Compiled by Fred Thompson

Published November 1955 by Industrial Workers of the World

2422 N. Halsted Street Chicago14, Illinois

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page 1
  • Contents 3
  • I. Why the I.W.W. Was Started 5
  • Ii. Getting Started -- 1905-1908 23
  • Iii. Big Fights of a Small Union--1909-1911 41
  • Iv. the Textile Workers 53
  • V. the Pre-War Crest 64
  • Vi. "Those Bomb-Throwing I Won't Works" 81
  • Vii. Hard Times -- 1914-1915 89
  • Viii. Events of 1916 98
  • Ix. the Fight with the War Profiteers 111
  • X. Revolution Around the Corner 127
  • Xi. Peak, Split and Recovery (1922-1929) 139
  • Xii. the Stimulus of Depression (1930-'40) 156
  • Xiii. World War and Cold War (1941-'55) 179
  • Index 202
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