American Labor Leader
1865 – 1940 A.D.
Helen Marot, an American labor leader, born in Philadelphia. She became executive secretary of the Woman’s Trade Union League in New York, and was also an investigator of child-labor conditions. Her book, American Labor Union (1914) is regarded as an authoritative presentation of the trade-unionist point of view of the labor movement.
Reference: Famous Women; An Outline of Feminine Achievement Through the Ages With Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women By Joseph Adelman. Copyright, 1926 by Ellis M. Lonow Company.