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Title:Lester Boetta Oral History
Author(s):Boetta, Lester
Contributor(s):Cherniavsky, Nick; Herndon, Barbara
Subject(s):Boetta, Lester (1913-1994)
Oral history
Abstract:Boetta discusses coal mining and union activities in Gillespie, Illinois; organization of PMA; union conflicts; women's auxiliary; local unions; contracts; Mulkeytown March; violence; John L. Lewis; strikes; Depression; and PMA convention. Interview by Barbara Herndon and Nick Cherniavsky, 1974. 1 tape, 90 mins.
Issue Date:1974
Citation Info:Boetta, Lester. Oral History. Nick Cherniavsky, Barbara Herndon, interviewers, 1974. Oral History Collection, Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Genre:Sound Recording (oral)
Other Identifier(s):B634.2
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-04-01

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