Pauline played an essential role in the early twentieth-century tenant, labor, socialist, and working-class suffrage movements. At nine she was working in a hairbrush factory and by eleven was laboring in the notorious Triangle Shirtwaist Factory. In 1909 she helped organize the Uprising of the 20,000, and was the first female general organizer of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.
Pauline Newman, tenant organizer.1887-1968
Ordering and Fabric Information
We are offering this as a limited edition until 5/5/2024. If you order by the 1st of the month, you will receive your portrait by the 1st of the following month.
- 100% Cotton
- 24" x 60"
- Made in USA