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Women’s History at AFSCME

A Part of History: Women in Unions

Explore the challenges women faced becoming union members, achieving better work hours and conditions and finding pay equity. This online program covers early working women at the Lowell Mills to the recent passing of the Lilly Ledbetter Act.

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Women’s History Bibliography (45K PDF)

Firsts in Women’s Achievements (2.1MB PowerPoint)

Women in Labor History Timeline (86K PDF)

Women’s History Month Celebration Toolkit (2.7MB Zip archive) 

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