• Mother Jones

    Information card about Mother Jones, possibly distributed at her funeral.

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  • Mother Jones monument

    Dedicated on October 11, 1936, the monument stands 22 ft. high on a 20 ft. x 18 ft. base. It is built of 80 tons of pink Minnesota granite. The name of the sculptor is unknown. The obelisk in the cent…

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  • Mother Jones fearless strike leader celebrates one-hundredth birthday

    McKillips, Budd L

    Newspaper article about Mother Jone's 100th birthday celebration which took place in Maryland. Includes anecdotes from her life in the labor movement.

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  • United Mine Workers of America badge

    Example of a United Mine Workers of America union badge, from Local 728, Mount Olive, Illinois. Features a celluloid bar at the top, with the UMW logo of clasped hands. A celluloid plaque hangs on a c…

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  • United Mine Workers of America badge

    Example of a United Mine Workers of America union badge from Local 125, Mount Olive, Illinois. Features a celluloid bar at the top, with the UMW logo of clasped hands and the date of April 1st, 1898,…

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  • Consolidated Coal Company Mine Number 15

    Postcard, Consolidated Coal Company Mine Number 15, Mount Olive, Illinois. The mine operated from 1905-1951.

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