August 12, 2021

Latinx Workers of the U.S. Their Journey & Accomplishments opens Sept. 5th

Haledon, NJ --   The American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark proudly opens the exhibit entitled Latinx Workers of the U.S. Their Journey & Accomplishments on Sunday, September 5th, 2021 at 1PM.  The exhibit features posters and labor memorabilia from the Museum's collection, highlights about Latinx workers' contributions to organized labor as union members and leaders and stories of contemporary New Jersey and New York Latinx workers.

Latinx Workers of the U.S. Thehir Journey & Accomplishments exhibit is on view through Saturday, August 27th, 2022.

This program is made possible in part by a grant administered by the Passaic County Cultural and Heritage Council from funds granted by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts & the New York City Chapter of the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA).

The American Labor Museum is headquartered in the historic Botto House National Landmark, which is located at 83 Norwood Street in Haledon, New Jersey.  It was the meeting place for over 20,000 silk mill workers during the 1913 Paterson Silk Strike.  The Museum offers a free lending library, period rooms, changing exhibits, Museum Store, Old World Gardens, educational programs and special events.  The Museum's hours of operation are Monday - Friday, 9AM-5PM.  On-site visitors are welcome Wednesday - Saturday, 1-4PM and by appointment.  Virtual (ZOOM) tours are offered by appointment.  For further information, please call the Museum at (973)595-7953, email labormuseum@gmail.com or visit www.labormuseum.net.