​The Michigan Historical Review

Vol. 14 No. 1               Spring 1988



Labor Market Politics in Detroit: The Curious Case of                                                           1

the "Spolansky Act" of 1931

Thomas A. Klug


Class, Craft, and Culture: Tool and Die Makers and the                                                     33

Organization of the UAW

Steve Babson


Standard Cotton Products and the General Motors                                                           57

Sit-Down Strike: Some "Forgotten Men" Remembered

Kenneth B. West


Organized Racial Reform in Chicago During the                                                                 75

Progressive Era: The Chicago NAACP, 1910-1920

Christopher Robert Reed


Book Reviews                                                                                                                             101


Editor's Page                                                                                                                               118