Pennsylvania Labor History Society 2018 Annual Awards Dinner


The Pennsylvania Labor History Society recognized four labor activists at their 2018 Annual Banquet for their lifelong interest in preserving the history of working men and women and their commitment to advancing the interests of working families.

We are proud to recognize the following labor activists for their lifelong interest in preserving the history of working men and women and their commitment to advancing the interests of working families:

 

JOHN BRENNAN AWARD

Walter J. Bentley
Minority and Diversity Recruiting Specialist
IBEW Local Union No. 5,
Electrical Apprenticeship

MOTHER JONES AWARD

Jacqueline M. Cavalier, Ed.D.
Professor of History,
CCAC Allegheny Campus
AFT Vice-President, Local 2067

Jacqueline Cavalier – The Mother Jones Award

WILLIAM SYLVIS AWARD

James T. Kunz, Jr.
Business Manager, IUOE Local 66
Allegheny Labor Council, PA AFL-CIO VP

RUSS GIBBONS AWARD

Howard I. Scott, Jr.
Retired USW Staff,
Editor, Pennsylvania Labor History Journal,
Battle of Homestead Foundation

Howard Scott – The Russ Gibbons Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pauline Greenlick, of the Battle of Homestead Foundation, filmed and edited this video.