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Person, Carl

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1882

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Carl Person Papers

 Collection
Identifier: LP000230
Abstract Carl Person served as strike secretary during the 1911 to 1915 railroad strike against the Illinois Central and Harriman Lines. He was a writer, editor and distributor of the weekly strike bulletins. He collected the materials included in this collection pertaining to the strike, to his trial for killing a strike-breaker in 1914 and to his expulsion from the International Association of Machinists. The U.S. Commission on Industrial Relations and strike-breaking are among topics included. Among...
Dates: 1910 - 1920