Talk: Florence Kelley and the Improbable Origins of Minimum Wage Legislation in the United States, 1887-1899

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Kathryn Sklar

May 11, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

4041 HSSB

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A pioneering women’s history scholar, Sklar’s books include the prize-winning Florence Kelley and the Nation’s Work: the Rise of Women’s Political Culture, 1830-1900 (1995), Women’s Rights Emerges within the Antislavery Movement (2000), and Catherine Beecher: A Study in American Domesticity (1973).

This event is a part of Economic Justice in a World of Corporate Hegemony, a series of UCSB talks and workshops sponsored by the Center for the Study of Work, Labor, and Democracy; and the Policy History Program.


May 11, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Center for the Study of Work, Labor, and Democracy
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