"Trade Unionist" publication (1896)
Labor Organizations - historic
"Official organ of 95% of the organized labor of Washington" (Illus Hist 1900) 5th St NW (1956); paper first issued 1896 from 429 7th st nw; in the 1900 illus hist; of the wash ctrl labor union, an ad on p380 lists it at 441-443 G st NW; by 7/1912 it had moved to 606 5th st nw; it moved to 720 5th in 1924.
429 7th St NW
DC Labor Map
Welcome to the DC Labor Map! Here you can find both current and historic labor sites in Washington, DC, including union hotels, restaurants, international and local union organizations, labor art and historic labor sites. You can use it for an online virtual tour of DC labor, or to plan your visit to our nation’s capital.
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We welcome your comments and suggestions: click on the “comments” tab at the bottom of the map. The DC Labor Map is a project of the Metropolitan Washington Council, AFL-CIO: primary research was done by Chris Garlock, Jon Garlock and Lisa Garlock; contributors include: Saul Schniderman, Peter Winch and Fhar Miess.