Students' Research Forms the Basis of a Web Site on Labor Journalism

Online information about the history of labor unions can be hard to come by, says James Gregory, an associate professor of history at the University of Washington at Seattle. Students in one of his courses, "Class and Labor in American History," are working to alleviate that problem by designing their own Web sites about labor issues in the state.

Most recently, Mr. Gregory and his students completed the Labor Press Project, a site presenting information on newspapers and other