The INDUSTRIAL EVOLUTION of the UNITED STATES by Carroll Wright 1901
The Industrial Evolution of The United States. By Carroll D. Wright, Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1901.
History & Politics; Business & Economics
Vintage from the 1900s
The Colonial Period -- (1790-1890) -- The Labor Movement -- The Influence of Machinery on Labor.
Carroll D. Wright (1840-1909), was chief of the Massachusetts Bureau of Statistics of Labor from 1873 to 1878; the first U.S. Commissioner of Labor from 1885 to 1905; and chairman of the commission to investigate the Pullman strike in Chicago.
Hardcover. Burgundy cover with gilt spine title. Nice condition with a solid binding and a very light bottom corner tip page bump. Original (old) private library bookplate numbered 53 at front free endpaper, and a tiny pasted book marking with the same number at bottom spine. Illustrated plus color map endpapers. 8 x 5-1/2 with 362 pages.