Clara Lemlich Shavelson
Orleck, Annelise. Common Sense & a Little Fire: Women and Working-Class Politics in the United States, 1900-1965. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.
Scheier, Paula. “Clara Lemlich Shavelson: 50 Years in Labor’s Front Line.”  In The American Jewish Woman: A Documentary History, edited by Jacob R. Marcus, 568-580. New York: Ktav Publishing, 1981.
Shavelson, Clara Lemlich. “Remembering the Waistmakers General Strike, 1909,” in A Documentary History of the Jews in the United States, 1654-1875, ed. Morris U. Schappes. New York: Schocken Books, 1971.
Einwohner, Rachel L., Jocelyn A. Hollander, and Toska Olson. “Engendering Social Movements: Cultural Images and Movement Dynamics.” Gender & Society 14, no. 5 (2000): 679-699.
Hamington, Maurice. Feminist Interpretations of Jane Addams. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010.
Stall, Susan, and Randy Stoecker. “Community Organizing or Organizing Community?: Gender and the Crafts of Empowerment.” Gender & Society 12, no. 6 (1998): 729-765.
Communist & Socialist Party History
Brown, Kathleen A. “The ‘Savagely Fathered and Un-Mothered World’ of the Communist Party, U.S.A.: Feminism, Maternalism, and ‘Mother Bloor’.” Feminist Studies 25, no. 3 (1999) 537-570.
Buhle, Mari Jo. Women and American Socialism, 1870-1920. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1981.
Gosse, Van. “To Organize in Every Neighborhood, in Every Home: The Gender Politics of American Communists Between the Wars.” Radical History Review 50 (1991): 109-141.
Templin, Mary. “Revolutionary Girls, Militant Housewife, Antifascist Mother, and More: The Representation of Women in American Communist Women’s Journals of the 1930s.” The Centennial Review 41, no. 3 (1997): 625-633.
Weigand, Kate. Red Feminism: American Communism and the Making of Women’s Liberation. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 2001.
Frank, Dana. “Housewives, Socialists, and the Politics of Food: The 1917 New York Cost-of-Living Protests.” Feminist Studies 11, no. 2 (1985): 255-285.
Frieburger, William. “War Prosperity and Hunger: The New York Food Riots of 1917.” Labor History 25, no. 2 (1984): 217-239.
Glickman, Lawrence B. “The Strike in the Temple of Consumption: Consumer Activism and Twentieth-Century American Political Culture.” The Journal of American History 88, no. 1 (2001): 99-128.
Jacobs, Meg. “Democracy’s Third Estate: New Deal Politics and the Construction of a Consuming Public” International Labor and Working-Class History, no. 55 (1999): 27-51.
Jacobs, Meg. “Pocketbook Politics: Democracy and the Market in Twentieth-Century America.” In The Democratic Experiment: New Directions in American Political History, edited by Meg Jacobs, William J. Novak, and Julian E. Zelizer, 250-275. Princeton University Press, 2003.
Lynn, Denise. “United We Spend: Communist Women and the 1935 Meat Boycott.” American Communist History 10, no. 1 (2011): 35-52.
Orleck, Annelise. “We Are That Mythical Thing Called the Public: Militant Housewives During the Great Depression.” Feminist Studies 19, no. 1 (1993): 147-172.
Immigrant & Women’s History
Glenn, Susan A. Daughters of the Shtetl: Life and Labor in the Immigrant Generation. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1990.
Klapper, Melissa R. Ballots, Babies, and Banners of Peace: American Jewish Women’s Activism, 1890-1940. New York: New York University Press, 2013.
Tax, Meredith. The Rising of the Women: Feminist Solidarity and Class Conflict, 1880-1917. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1980.
Triece, Mary E. “Rhetoric and Social Change: Women’s Struggles for Economic and Political Equality, 1900-1917.” Women’s Studies In Communication 23, no. 2 (2000): 238-260.
Boris, Eileen, and Annelise Orleck. “Feminism and the Labor Movement: A Century of Collaboration and Conflict.” New Labor Forum 20, no. 1 (2011): 33-41.
Milkman, Ruth, ed. Women, Work, and Protest: A Century of US Women’s Labor History. London: Routledge, 1987.
Milkman, Ruth. On Gender, Labor, and Inequality. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016.
Norwood, Stephen H. “Organizing the neglected worker: the Women’s Trade Union League in New York and Boston, 1930-1950.” Labor History 50, no. 2 (2009): 163-185.
Von Drehle, Dave. Triangle: The Fire that Changed America. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2003.