Good to know and perfect to explain the history of Labor Day to your kids!
History of Labor Day
Good video-History of Labor Day, In 1894, Grover Cleveland made Labor Day a federal holiday after a failed attempt to break up a railroad strike.
Market Court, Kensington High Street, London typifies the squalor of many of the slum courtyards of urban Victorian England
Climbing boy. Usually bought from the workhouse as an apprentice
"Without labor, nothing prospers.
Labor Day - observed on the first Monday in September to celebrate the eonomi and social contributions on workes. Attached piture is Labor Day Parade, Union Square, New York, 1882
Children in the Victorian Age JUST THINK MAYBE A FEW MONTHS OF THIS FOR THE KIDS OF TODAY? YA THINK MAYBE THE ENTITLEMENT ATTITUDE WOULD GO AWAY?
A family making hairbrushes at home in the East End, c. 1900.
U.S. Department of Labor - Wage and Hour Division (WHD) - Fact Sheet