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Join the Pennsylvania Labor History Society

Founded in 1973, the Pennsylvania Labor History Society (PLHS) is an organization that focuses on documenting and commemorating the history of working women and working men and their labor struggles in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

All PLHS members are volunteers and most are current and retired steelworkers, coal miners, postal workers, teachers, social workers, factory operators, office workers, textile workers, hotel and motel workers, and other workers and high school and college students. Membership is $10 for retirees, $20 for individual members, $40 per organization or $100 for a lifetime membership.

Make check or money order payable to the Pennsylvania Labor History Society. Mail check or money order along with registration form to:
Jim Young, PLHS Treasurer
2038 Susquehanna Street
Harrisburg, PA 17102

For information, contact Pennsylvania Labor History Society President Charles Lumpkins at 814-867-0368.

Download a membership form here.


AFL-CIO Union Plus benefits help current and retired labor union members and their families save money and support them through major milestones, celebrations and hardships. Whether you need flowers delivered for a special occasion or a mortgage, UnionPlus has discounts on the products and services AFTPA members use every day. Click here to learn more.


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AFT PLUS Member Benefits


AFT PLUS is the name of the member benefit programs available to AFT members and their families. Many of the programs are provided through Union Privilege, the benefit arm of the AFL-CIO; others are unique to AFT and are coordinated directly through AFT PLUS. Explore the site and learn more about the savings and services available to you as a union member.

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