Tulip sleeves and accordion pleated skirt. Fabric has a slight sheen. Pockets on the side, cowl neck, three quarter length sleeves. Original belt.
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It was an affiliate of the American Federation of Labor. The UGWA was formed in New York in April and lead a successful strike of 16, garment workers in New York City in , but soon adopted a more conservative, conciliatory tone with manufacturers. Thomas A. Rickert of Chicago served as UGW's president from  through at least At the UGW's convention in Nashville, Tennessee, a number of large urban locals, with stronger Socialist loyalties and more willingness to strike, and who represented a full two-thirds of the national membership, split off to form the rival Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America under Hillman's founding leadership.
Pre 's 's 's 's 's 's 's. The first use of a union label was the Cigar maker's Union in when the boxes of cigars made under union conditions were tagged with a label. Though the International Cloakmaker's Union did call for a union label at its initial convention nothing ever came of it, as the group was only in existence a short time. Early results were encouraging but use remained limited and after 5 years the first label drive ended with only one company in Kalamazoo continuing to use the label. ILGWU called for use of a union label at its first convention.