• Interview with Ray Edmundson - Part 3

    unidentified, Edmundson, Ray

    An interview with Ray Edmundson recorded at his home in Virginia, Illinois. The interviewer is unidentified but is likely Southern Illinois University archivist Kenneth W. Duckett. Edmundson was a coa…

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  • 1942.2.Legislation.1 Picnic speaker says labor to fight new law

    Canton Daily Ledger

    This lengthy article from the Canton Daily Ledger reports on the views of the United Mine Workers of America at a picnic held in Big Creek Park, Canton, Illinois, along with views of local physician,…

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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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  • Interview with Ray Edmundson - Part 2

    unidentified, Edmundson, Ray

    An interview with Ray Edmundson recorded at his home in Virginia, Illinois. The interviewer is unidentified but is likely Southern Illinois University archivist Kenneth W. Duckett. Edmundson was a coa…

    View Full Item  in Southern Illinois University Carbondale
  • Interview with Ray Edmundson - Part 1

    unidentified, Edmundson, Ray

    An interview with Ray Edmundson recorded at his home in Virginia, Illinois. The interviewer is unidentified but is likely Southern Illinois University archivist Kenneth W. Duckett. Edmundson was a coa…

    View Full Item  in Southern Illinois University Carbondale
  • 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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  • The Progressive Mine Workers of America: a study in rival unionism

    Hudson, Harriet Dufresne, 1912

    "Based on a dissertation which the ...University of Chicago accepted in 1950...for the degree of doctor of philosophy. The material is presented as a case study of one aspect of trade unionism: the in…

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