United Mine Workers of America (UMWA): A Brief History of the UMWA


Subject:
Labor , Geology , Mining , Unions

Description:
Historical account of this labor union for coal miners founded in 1890. Includes discussion of specific events in UMWA history (such as the Ludlow and Lattimer massacres), profiles of UMWA presidents, and a gallery of portraits of John L. Lewis (UMWA president from 1920-1960). From the national website for the UMWA.

Publisher:
United Mine Workers of America

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.umwa.org/index.php?q=content/umwa-your-community


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