Schneiderman, Rose

(1882-1972)
   American labour union organizer. Born in Saven, Russian Poland, she went to the US at the age of eight. She worked in stores and later in the garment industry. In 1906 she helped found the National Women's Trade Union League, and became general organizer of the International Ladies Garment Workers' Union. In 1937 she became secretary of the New York State department of labour.

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