September 27, 2020

American Labor Museum Hosts 38th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Hybrid Gala

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that it will present the 2020 Sol Stetin Awards to Elizabeth Powell, Secretary-Treasurer of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), AFL-CIO and Elise Bryant, President of the Coalition of Labor Union...

September 27, 2020

The Forgotten Indians and the Pocket Veto Case of 1929" virtual presentation by Jonathan Lurie at the American Labor Museum on October 17th, 2020 at 2pm

Haledon, New Jersey - On Saturday, October 17th, 2019 at 2:00 PM and in honor of National Arts and Humanities Month, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark cordially invites the general public to "The Forgotten Indians and the Pocket Veto Case of 1929," a virtual presentation with...

September 22, 2020

Free Saturday Labor Arts Classes for Children at the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, New Jersey --  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark has received funding from the Puffin Foundation to host virtual Saturday Labor Arts Classes for students from grades 3 through 5.  The virtual classes begin on October 3rd and end on December 19th, 2020. ...

July 31, 2020

American Labor Museum Light Display for Women's Suffrage

Haledon, New Jersey -- To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of t he 19th Amendment and women's constitutional right to vote, the American Labor Museum will proudly join with other landmarks and buildings across the country in lighting up in purple and gold on August 26th, 2020...

July 15, 2020

The American Labor Museum Thanks Essential Workers: Labor Day 2020

Haledon, New Jersey - The Annual Labor Day Celebration, co-sponsored by the American Labor Museum/Botto Huse National Landmark and the Borough of Haledon, is scheduled for Sunday, September 6th, 2020.  Though difinitive plans cannot be confirmed due to COVID-19, step-off is tentatively...

July 15, 2020

American Labor Museum Receives a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark received a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the federal CARES Act.  The grant funds are earmarked to support the...

April 29, 2020

Add Your Photo & Story to the American Labor Museum's "Essential Workers" virtual exhibit

Haledon, NJ --  The American Labor Museum cordially invites individuals who are Essential Workers to submit their digital image, name, occupation and brief story.  The Museum will be creating a virtual exhibit featuring you.  Submissions may be posted on the American Labor Museum's...

April 22, 2020

Union Made: Fashioning America in the 20th Century exhibit at the American Labor Museum

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly opens the exhibit Union Made:  Fashioning America in the 20th Century by Denise Green, Ph.D. and Patrizia Sione, Ph.D. on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 at 1PM. Union Made:  Fshioning America in the 20th...

April 22, 2020

Workers' Memorial Day 2020

Haledon, NJ - Annually, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark has observed Workers' Memorial Day, a day set aside by the nation's unions to draw attention to the occupational health and safety of workers, with a public event at the Museum's headquarters, the historic Botto House...

April 17, 2020

American Labor Museum Sponsors Annual Sol Stetin Golf Open on June 25th, 2020

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Ladmark will sponsor its Annual Sol Stetin Golf Tournament on Thursday, June 25th, 2020 at the Peeble Creek Golf Club in Colts Neck, New Jersey. A shotgun start will be at 12:00PM. A lunch and dinner will be served, The Golf Open...

March 23, 2020

Engrave Your Name in the "Silk Walk" of the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly welcomes individuals and organizations to purchase an engraved brick bearing their name for placement in the Museum's SIlk Walk. The deadline for orders for this year's phase of its Silk Walk Project is March...

March 18, 2020

"Women Who Dare To Inspire" interactive exhibit on view at the American Labor Museum

Women Who Dare to Inspire, an interactive exhibit, is currently on view at the American Labor Museum.  The exhibit wa unveiled to the general public in conjunction with the Museum's International Women's Day and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage Celebration held on Sunday, March 8th,...

February 12, 2020

Join the American Labor Museum's International Women's's Day Celebration on March 8th, 2020 at 1pm

Haledon, NJ -  The American Labor Museum welcomes the general public to celebrate International Women's Day and the Centennial of Women's Suffrage on Sunday, March 8th, 2020 at 1PM. The general public is invited to listen to distinguished speakers, join a short women's empowerment march,...

August 15, 2019

American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark Receives a New Jersey Historical Commission Grant

Haledon, New Jersey – The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to be a recipient of a 2020 General Operating Support grant from the New Jersey Historical Commission.  The General Operating Support funds are earmarked to support the Museum’s education...

August 02, 2019

Journey on a Virtual Field Trip to the American Labor Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to offer Distance Learning Classes on a wide variety of topics that deal with workers, immigrants, labor struggles, child labor and more.  These videoconferencing classes are available on a daily basis for...

August 02, 2019

American Labor Museum Offers Scouting Opportunities

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is pleased to provide hands-on learning opportunities for scouts.  After-school and Satruday programs at the Museum are available.  Troops may select from a variety of topics including Child Labor, Immigrant...

August 02, 2019

May Day Festival at the American Labor Museum, May 1st, 2020

Haledon, New Jersey - On Friday, May 1st, 2020 at 7PM, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly hosts its annual May Day Festival.  Plans call for instrumental and vocal performances of folk and labor music by George Mann with Marty Confurius and Al Podber, the New...

August 02, 2019

Labor and Immigrant Inspired Gift Items for Labor Day and the Holidays

Haledon, New Jersey -  The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to announce that its Museum Store features Labor and Immigrant inspired, union-made and Made in USA gift items in time for Labor Day and the holidays.  Choose from a variety of books, posters, CD's,...

August 02, 2019

Centennial Commemoration of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike Traveling Exhibit Available at the Museum

Haledon, New Jersey - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly announces that the traveling photodocumentary exhibit Centennial Commemoration of the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike is available for loan to museums and other interested organizations.  The exhibit...

March 07, 2019

American Labor Museum Participates in Blue Star Museums Program

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum is proud to announce the launch of Blue Star Museums, a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, and more than 700 museums across the country to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their...

December 28, 2018

American Labor Museum Presents the "Experience Paterson" Labor & Immigration Bus Tour, May 8th, 2019

Haledon, NJ - The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark is proud to offer a bus tour entitled "Experience Paterson:  Labor & Immigration" on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 from 9AM to 1PM. Educators and the general public are invited to explore the labor and immigrant...