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Testimony of Mabel Emma Wheeler

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Type: Testimonies | Text
Creator: Daly, A. M. (Alexander M.)
Wheeler, Mabel Emma
Title: Testimony of Mabel Emma Wheeler
Date: 1915 Mar. 17-1915 Mar. 27
Description: A witness for the Mill, nurse Mabel Emma Wheeler discusses living conditions in the Wesley House and in the Mill village.

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Subjects: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills | Textile factories--Georgia--Atlanta | 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 | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textile industry--Employees | Governmental investigations | United Textile Workers of America | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Labor union members--Georgia--Atlanta | Work environment--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial relations--Georgia--Atlanta | Employees--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Health and hygiene--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Medical care--Georgia--Atlanta | Child labor--Georgia--Atlanta | Food service--Georgia--Atlanta | Nursery schools--Georgia--Atlanta | Child care services--Georgia--Atlanta | Hospitals--Georgia--Atlanta | Physicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Social settlements--Georgia--Atlanta | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Sick leave--United States | Women textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Social conditions | Women--Economic conditions | Women--Employment--Georgia--Atlanta | Women textile workers--Health and hygiene--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Georgia--Atlanta | Women--Societies and clubs | Nurses--Georgia--Atlanta | Church work with the sick--Georgia--Atlanta | Vanderbilt University. Hospital | Methodist Church--Georgia--Atlanta | Wesley House (Atlanta, Ga.) | Methodist Settlement House (Atlanta, Ga.) | Church work with the sick--Georgia--Atlanta | Diseases--Georgia--Atlanta | Social work with African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta | Marasmus--Georgia--Atlanta | Deciduous teeth--Eruption--Georgia--Atlanta | Tuberculosis--Georgia--Atlanta | Syphilis--Georgia--Atlanta | African Americans--Georgia--Atlanta | Malnutrition--Georgia--Atlanta | Diet--Georgia--Atlanta | Food habits--Georgia--Atlanta | Pellagra--Georgia--Atlanta | Sugarcane--Georgia--Atlanta | Meat--Georgia--Atlanta | Bread--Georgia--Atlanta | Dried vegetables--Georgia--Atlanta | Luncheons--Georgia--Atlanta | Breakfasts--Georgia--Atlanta | Coffee brewing--Georgia--Atlanta | Pies--Georgia--Atlanta | Cookery (Dried fruit)--Georgia--Atlanta | Cookery--Georgia--Atlanta | Moral conditions--Georgia--Atlanta | Buttermilk--Georgia--Atlanta | Child labor--Law and legislation--Georgia--Atlanta | Typhoid fever--Tennessee--Nashville | Sanitation--Georgia--Atlanta | Sewerage--Georgia--Atlanta | Warioto Cotton Mills (Nashville, Tenn.) | 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 9, Folder 2 Wheeler, Mabel Emma, Miss (M.E.W.) March 1915, Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills records, Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.
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Related Institutions: Georgia Institute of Technology. Library and Information Center
Collection Information: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Digital Collection