Record:   Prev Next
Author McMullen, David Lee
Title Strike! : the radical insurrections of Ellen Dawson / David Lee McMullen ; foreword by Richard Greenwald and Timothy J. Minchin
Imprint Gainesville : University Press of Florida, c2010
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  331.88 D324mc 2012    AVAILABLE  -  30500101470089
Descript xxvii, 239 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Working in the Americas
Working in the Americas
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Working-class poverty -- Barrhead -- A spirit of cooperation -- Red Clydeside -- The Great War -- South to England -- On to America -- Passaic -- The Passaic textile strike of 1926 -- The strike drags on -- From worker to activist -- The 1928 New Bedford strike -- Worker against worker -- A new textile union -- Southern textile workers -- Workers ready to strike -- Propaganda war -- The strike turned violent -- Deportation and the Communist Party USA -- Dawson's final years -- My personal observations
Lib. has: 1st paperback printing, 2012. EAS
Subject Dawson, Ellen, b. 1900
Women textile workers -- United States -- Biography
Women labor leaders -- United States -- Biography
Strikes and lockouts -- United States -- History
Record:   Prev Next