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Strike : the Lawrence, Massachusetts textile strike

 Item — Box: 3 [F09.284.01.03]

Scope and Contents

Part of the Viewpoints on American Labor collection (Random House). Side 1: Life in Lawrence -- The "foreigners" -- The strike begins -- Events during the strike -- Side 2: Events during the strike -- The trial of Ettor and Giovannitti -- Perspectives on the past -- The women's strike of 1909. Events of the 1912 textile strike in Lawrence, Mass. is related through eyewitness accounts. Labor leader, Pauline M. Newman, also discusses the 1909 women's strike in New York City's garment district.

Dates

  • 1934-1979

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Collection predominantly in English, some recordings in Hebrew, some in Italian.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Contact:
Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
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Charlotte 28223 United Stated

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