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Industrial Workers of the World

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1905

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of identification photographs of Industrial Workers of the World strikers

 Collection
Call Number: WA Photos 718
Overview: 60 identification photographs of 59 individuals arrested in connection with the Everett Massacre, an armed confrontation in Everett, Washington, between local authorities and members of the Industrial Workers of the World union (also referred to as "Wobblies") who had come from Seattle in support of striking shingle workers, on 1916 November 5. Identifications are stamped on the versos and completed in manuscript.
Dates: 1916-1922

Herman Martin memoirs

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1919
Overview: The papers consist of three versions of a memoir written by Herman Martin, an itinerant labor organizer at the turn of the century. The memoirs contain autobiographical information and political observations made by Martin. The three versions, created between 1965-1986, contain somewhat differing details. Related newspaper articles and correspondence complete the papers.
Dates: Circa 1965-1986