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Abraham Ruef (September 2, 1864 San Francisco, California – February 29, 1936 San Francisco), known as Abe Ruef, was an American lawyer and politician.
The American Federation of Labor (AFL) was a national federation of labor unions in the United States founded in Columbus, Ohio, in December 1886 by an alliance of craft unions disaffected from the Knights of Labor, a national labor union.
County Limerick (Contae Luimnigh) is a county in Ireland.
The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party (nicknamed the GOP for Grand Old Party).
Edward Robeson Taylor (September 24, 1838 – July 5, 1923) was the 28th Mayor of San Francisco serving from July 16, 1907 to January 7, 1910.
The eight-hour day movement or 40-hour week movement, also known as the short-time movement, was a social movement to regulate the length of a working day, preventing excesses and abuses.
Eugene Edward "Handsome Gene" Schmitz (August 22, 1864 in San Francisco, California – November 20, 1928 in San Francisco, California) was an American musician and politician, the 26th mayor of San Francisco (1902-7), who was in office during the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and became notorious for his conviction by a jury on charges of corruption.
James Duval Phelan (April 20, 1861 – August 7, 1930) was an American politician, civic leader and banker.
James "Sunny Jim" Rolph Jr. (August 23, 1869 – June 2, 1934) was an American politician and a member of the Republican Party.
The Mayor of the City and County of San Francisco is the head of the executive branch of the San Francisco city and county government.
Nativism is the political policy of promoting the interests of native inhabitants against those of immigrants.
Olaf Anders Tveitmoe (December 7, 1865 - March 19, 1923) was a Norwegian-born American teacher, newspaper editor, and labor leader.
An open shop is a place of employment at which one is not required to join or financially support a union (closed shop) as a condition of hiring or continued employment.
A planing mill is a facility that takes cut and seasoned boards from a sawmill and turns them into finished dimensional lumber.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.
The Union Labor Party was a San Francisco, California working class political party of the first decade of the 20th century.
Yosemite National Park is an American national park lying in the western Sierra Nevada of California.