ERIC Number: ED344799
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Florida's Labor History Symposium (November 18, 1989). Proceedings.
Wilson, Margaret Gibbons, Ed.
This document contains the proceedings from a one-day symposium designed to illuminate the history of the labor movement in Florida. The proceedings are organized into two parts: Part 1 "Topics in Florida Labor History" features "Labor History in Florida: What Do We Know? Where Do We Go?" (R. Zieger); "Workers' Culture and Women's Culture in Cigar Cities" (N. Hewitt); "Organizing Fishermen in Florida: The 1930s and 1940s" (B. Green); "Farmworkers and Farmworkers' Unions in Florida" (D. M. Barry); "Shadows from the Past: Documentary Film Making in Florida's Fields" (J. Applebaum); and "Oral History: Building Blocks for Historical Research" (S. Proctor). Part 2 is entitled "Recollections from the Past: The Florida Labor Movement from a Personal Perspective." This part contains the remarks given at the symposium by eight persons from the private sector: Andrew E. Dann, Sr., Gene C. Russo, Pernell Parker, and Joseph H. Kaplan and four from the public sector: Glbert Porter, Rodney Davis, Charles Hall, and James Sherman. (DB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Florida Endowment for the Humanities, Tampa.
Authoring Institution: Florida International Univ., Miami. Center for Labor Research and Studies.
Identifiers: Florida; Labor Studies