Industrialization and Workers. Ch 6, Sec 3 & 4. Factory Workers. Boom in workforce mid to late 1800s. Urbanization and large immigrant population. 10-12 hours/day, 6 days/week. Paid by piecework – paid by number of completed products.
Ch 6, Sec 3 & 4
Industrial Union unsafe conditions.
Eugene V. Debs
Henry Clay Frick unsafe conditions.
Alexander unsafe conditions.Berkman
George Pullman unsafe conditions.
Strikers burned 600 boxcars. unsafe conditions.