Episode 8: Philadelphia: The City of Sweatshops

Title

Episode 8: Philadelphia: The City of Sweatshops

Description

This program on immigrant work experiences in "The World's Greatest Workshop" focuses on the clothing industry, including work conditions, seasonal unemployment, labor relations, and child labor.

Creator

Charles Hardy

Source

I Remember When: Times Gone but not Forgotten

Date

Jan 4, 1983

Rights

I REMEMBER WHEN: TIMES GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN was written and produced by Charles Hardy III and broadcast on Fresh Air Funding for this series was made possible by grants from The Pennsylvania Humanities Council, the Colonial Penn Group, the Margaret Dorrance Strawbridge Foundation, and the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation. “Fresh Air with Terry Gross is produced at WHYY in Philadelphia and distributed by NPR. Podcasts are available at www.npr.org/podcasts and at iTunes.”

Duration

38'33"

Files



Citation

Charles Hardy, “Episode 8: Philadelphia: The City of Sweatshops,” Philly Immigration, accessed December 10, 2018, http://phillyimmigration.nunncenter.net/items/show/11.