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Testimony of Minnie B. Ware

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Type: Testimonies | Text
Creator: Daly, A. M. (Alexander M.)
Ware, Minnie B.
Title: Testimony of Minnie B. Ware
Date: 1915 Mar. 17-1915 Mar. 27
Description: A witness for the union, spinner Minnie B. Ware discusses being out sick from work, and having wages withheld by the Mills.

The Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Exhibit is a joint project between the Georgia Tech Library and Information Center's Archives and Records Management, Digital Initiatives, and Systems departments.

Subjects: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills | Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills--Employees--History--20th century | Strikes and lockouts--Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Strike, Atlanta, Ga., 1914-1915 | Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Textile workers--Medical care--Georgia--Atlanta | United Textile Workers of America | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Governmental investigations | Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Work environment--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial relations--Georgia--Atlanta | Employees--Georgia--Atlanta | Spinning--Georgia--Atlanta | Spinning--Employees | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textile industry--Employees | Cotton spinning--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textiles--Georgia--Atlanta | Bags | Women textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Georgia--Social conditions | Women--Georgia--Economic conditions | Women--Employment--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Georgia--Atlanta | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Sick leave | Industrial housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Tents--Georgia--Atlanta | Eviction--Georgia--Atlanta | Discrimination in employment--Georgia--Atlanta | Pay equity--Georgia--Atlanta | Age and employment--Georgia--Atlanta | Child labor--Georgia--Atlanta | Mills and mill-work--Georgia--Atlanta | Racism--Georgia--Atlanta | Racism in language | African Americans--Employment--Georgia--Atlanta | Infants--Death | Garrett, W. V. | Cabbagetown (Atlanta, Ga.) | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center | Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center. Digital Initiatives | Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center. Archives and Records Management
Online Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006
Original Material: Box 8, Folder 1 Ware, Minnie B. (M.B.W.) March 1915, Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills records, Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Rights and Usage: Please cite [Folder Title, Series and Subseries Title,] Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills records, Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.
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Persistent Link to Item: http://www.library.gatech.edu/fulton_bag/item.php?collection=ms004&filename=ms004-001.xml

Related Institutions: Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center
Collection Information: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Digital Collection