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The American Labor Studies Center in a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization and contributions are tax deductible. All ALSC positions, including executive director, are voluntary. Those wishing to make a contribution to advance the the Center’s mission of promoting labor history and restoring the Kate Mullany National Historic Site may mail their check to:
  • American Labor Studies Center
  • 100 S. Swan Street
  • Albany, NY 12210-1939
  • Attn: R Garbarino
The American Labor Studies Center (ALSC) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to create, collect and disseminate labor history and labor studies curriculum materials and resources to K-12 teachers nationwide through this web site and via conferences, workshops, seminars and exhibits and to restore the Kate Mullany National Historic Site in Troy, New York where it is located. Paul F. Cole is the Executive Director.

Labor Spotlight

American Labor and U.S. History Textbooks: How Labor’s Story is Distorted in High School History Textbooks

“Imagine opening a high school U.S. history textbook and finding no mention of —or at most a passing sentence about—Valley Forge, the Missouri Compromise, or the League of Nations…” Continue reading

ALSC 2012 Annual Recognition Reception Submit a Resource

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Resources for teachers who have a limited amount of time to incorporate labor history into their classrooms.

Kate Mullany

Kate Mullany National Historic Site

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