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Testimony of W.V. Garrett

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Type: Testimonies | Text
Creator: Daly, A. M. (Alexander M.)
Garrett, W. V.
Title: Testimony of W.V. Garrett
Date: 1915 Mar. 17-1915 Mar. 27
Description: A witness for the union, physician W. V. Garrett discusses living conditions and public health in the mill village.

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: Textile factories--Georgia--Atlanta | 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 workers--Medical care--Georgia--Atlanta | Physicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Health and hygiene--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Governmental investigations | United Textile Workers of America | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Work environment--Georgia--Atlanta | Employees--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textile industry--Employees | Cotton textiles--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Tents--Georgia--Atlanta | Housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Tuberculosis--Georgia--Atlanta | Typhoid fever--Georgia--Atlanta | Pellagra--Georgia--Atlanta | Gonorrhea--Georgia--Atlanta | Deficiency diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Health and hygiene--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Georgia--Atlanta | Sanitation--Georgia--Atlanta | Sewerage--Georgia--Atlanta | Atlanta Medical College | Summer diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Diarrhea--Georgia--Atlanta | Syphilis--Georgia--Atlanta | Sexually transmitted diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Girls--Georgia--Atlanta | Illegitimate children--Georgia--Atlanta | 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 19 Garrett, W.V., Dr. (W.V.G.) 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=ms004-012.xml

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