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Florence Kelley.

Dorothy Rose Blumberg

Florence Kelley.

by Dorothy Rose Blumberg

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Published by A.M. Kelley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kelley, Florence, -- 1859-1932,

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.181-188.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 194 p. :illus.,ports. ;
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22180678M
    LC Control Number65016982

    Kathryn Kish Sklar is a distinguished professor of history at SUNY, Binghamton and coeditor of the online journal and database Women and Social Movements in the United States, She is the author of Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work: The Rise of Women's Political Culture, and other books in the history of American y Wilson Palmer . Florence Kelley spent her life securing decent working conditions in American factories and keeping underage children from working at all. Learn about this remarkable woman's life in this series book.

      Florence Kelley was born in Philadelphia on Septem The book describes her first forty years in detail, leaving her in as the General Secretary of the National Consumers' League, in which position she remained until her death in Kathryn Kish Sklar is a distinguished professor of history at SUNY, Binghamton and coeditor of the online journal and database Women and Social Movements in the United States, She is the author of Florence Kelley and the Nation's Work: The Rise of Women's Political Culture, and other books in the history of American y Palmer is a .

    Florence Kelley ( – ) Florence Kelley, A Woman of Fierce Fidelity Florence Kelley is considered one of the great contributors to the social rights of workers, particularly women and children. She is best known as a prominent Progressive social reformer known for her role in helping to improve social conditions of the twentieth century. Get this from a library! Florence Kelley. [Carol Saller; Ken Green] -- A biography of the determined woman who worked to improve the lives of children, the poor, and adult workers.


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