ILGWU
abbreviation International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union

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  • ILGWU — abbrev. International Ladies Garment Workers Union * * * ILGWU abbr. International Ladies Garment Workers Union. * * * …   Universalium

  • ILGWU — abbrev. International Ladies Garment Workers Union …   English World dictionary

  • ILGWU — (no periods) or I.L.G.W.U., International Ladies Garment Workers Union. * * * abbr. International Ladies Garment Workers Union …   Useful english dictionary

  • ILGWU —    International Ladies Garment Workers Union …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

  • ILGWU — International Ladies Garment Workers Union Межнациональный профсоюз дамских портных …   Финансово-инвестиционный толковый словарь

  • ILGWU — abbr. International Ladies Garment Workers Union …   Dictionary of English abbreviation

  • ILGWU — abbr. and/or acronym. International Ladies Garment Workers Union …   American Life League. Abbreviations and acronyms

  • ILGWU — tao International Ladies Garment Workers Union …   From formal English to slang

  • International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) — Former industrial union in the U.S. and Canada that represented workers in the women s clothing industry. When it was formed in 1900, most of its members were Jewish immigrants working in sweatshops. Successful ILGWU strikes in New York in… …   Universalium

  • International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union — (ILGWU)    A trade union that was formed in the United States in 1900 due to appalling working conditions in garment factories known as sweatshops. It was chartered by the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and started with approximately 2,000… …   Historical Dictionary of the Fashion Industry

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