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Title:Mrs. George (Louise) Brown Oral History Interview
Author(s):Brown, Louise
Contributor(s):Lee, Constance (transcriber); Cherniavsky, Nick (interviewer)
Subject(s):Oral history
Brown, Mrs. George (Louise) (1910-1995)
Coal mines and mining -- Illinois
Abstract:Louise Brown discusses her husband's work in the coal mines in Fulton County, Illinois: mules, wages, strikes, union conflicts and violence, company stores, safety laws and hazards, and attitudes toward coal miners. She also discusses farm life in Buckhart, Illinois and factory work in Canton, Illinois. Interview by Nick Cherniavsky, 1977. 1 tape, 90 mins.
Issue Date:1977
Citation Info:Brown, Mrs. George (Louise). Oral History. Nick Cherniavsky, interviewer. Oral History Collection, Archives/Special Collections, Brookens Library, University of Illinois at Springfield.
Genre:Oral history
Type:audio || text
Other Identifier(s):B815
Publication Status:unpublished
Peer Reviewed:not peer reviewed
Rights Information:Board of Trustees, University of Illinois
Date Available in IDEALS:2014-04-09

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