- Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], blue cloth titled in gilt & in blue in Yiddish & English on the covers. The binding is lightly rubbed with some light spotting to the top inner corner of the English-language cover. 176 pages [English text], and 248 pages [Yiddish text]. Illustrated with a few black-and-white portraits & pictorial ads. There are tiny chips to the front edges of the first few English text pages. The book has a very slight musty odor. Good.
"The task of the United Hebrew Trades may be summed up thus: To develop among the oppressed immigrant workers an organization suitable for their special needs, and at the same time to create in them a feeling of unity with the country of their adoption." [From the organization's introductory note]. First Edition.
LABOR; TRADE UNION; IMMIGRANT WORKERS; JEWISH WORKERS; GEWERKSCHAFTEN: ISSUED BY THE UNITED HEBREW TRADES ON THE OCCASION OF ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY AS A TRADE UNION CENTRAL BODY IN GREATER NEW YORK; H. LANG, EDITOR; MORRIS C. FEINSTONE, EDITOR.