Labor Relations and Law

This is a research assignment:
You will be working on a specific time period for researching the development of labor unions and labor laws and labor relations in that time period, which is ( Before 1900 AD ) . You are expected to write a word document on the History of Labor Relations in the USA in the period specified to you ( Before 1900 AD ) .
Please refer to the following three factors while doing your research on the history and development of Labor Relations and law
1. Events
2. Important People
3. Laws
4.Any other specific important interesting issues/background information