Frederick Douglass “I have often been utterly astonished, since I came to the north, to find persons who could speak of the singing, among slaves, as evidence of their contentment and happiness. It is impossible to conceive of a greater mistake. Slaves sing most when they are most unhappy. The songs of the slave represent […]
Labor Heritage Foundation houses archival information on American Labor landmarks and produces the companion book, Inventory of American Labor Landmarks (click here for images from our archives and inventory). We compile the Inventory of American Labor Landmarks , a catalog of sites in the United States commemorating the history and heritage of America’s workers. These include: monuments, memorials, historic markers, union halls, historic buildings, restored dwellings, public sculpture, museums, history tours, heritage projects, preservation areas, and murals.