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Testimony of H.P. Meikleham

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Type: Testimonies | Text
Creator: Daly, A. M. (Alexander M.)
Meikleham, H. P.
Title: Testimony of H.P. Meikleham
Date: 1915 Mar. 17-1915 Mar. 27
Description: A witness for the Mill, H. P. Meikleham of the Massachusetts Mills in Georgia discusses living conditions in the mill villages operated by his company, and the differences between textile mills in the North and the South. Page 6 is missing in the original document.

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Subjects: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills | Textile factories--Georgia--Lindale | 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--Lindale--History--20th century | Textile industry--Georgia--Lindale--History--20th century | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Lindale | Cotton textile industry--Employees | Governmental investigations | United Textile Workers of America. Local Union 886 (Atlanta, Ga.) | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Labor unions--Georgia--Lindale | Labor unions--Organizing--Georgia--Lindale | Labor union members--Georgia--Lindale | Work environment--Georgia--Lindale | Industrial relations--Georgia--Lindale | Employees--Georgia--Lindale | Industrial housing--Georgia--Lindale | Housing--Georgia--Lindale | Textile workers--Diseases--Georgia--Lindale | Textile workers--Health and hygiene--Georgia--Lindale | Textile workers--Medical care--Georgia--Lindale | Child labor--Georgia--Lindale | Hospitals--Georgia--Lindale | Physicians--Georgia--Lindale | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Lindale | Disinfection and disinfectants--Georgia--Lindale | Meikleham, H. P. | Massachusetts Mills in Georgia. Cotton Mill (Lindale, Ga.) | Mills and mill-work--Georgia--Lindale | Construction industry--Costs | Sanitation--Georgia--Lindale | Sewerage--Georgia--Lindale | Toilets--Georgia--Lindale | Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Typhoid fever--Georgia--Lindale | Epidemics--Georgia--Lindale | Smallpox--Georgia--Lindale | Pellagra--Georgia--Lindale | Drainage, House--Georgia--Lindale | Schools--Georgia--Lindale | Teachers--Georgia--Lindale | Evening and continuation schools--Georgia--Lindale | Nurses--Georgia--Lindale | Kindergarten--Georgia--Lindale | Motion pictures--Georgia--Lindale | Baseball teams--Georgia--Lindale | Cooking schools--Georgia--Lindale | Georgia Cotton Manufacturers Association | Elsas, Oscar, 1871-1924 | Textile machinery--Georgia--Lindale | Looms--Georgia--Lindale | Rogers, E. H. | Tuberculosis--Georgia--Lindale | Anemia--Georgia--Lindale | Working class families--Georgia--Lindale | Gardens--Georgia--Lindale | Moral conditions--Georgia--Lindale | Anchor Duck Mills (Rome, Ga.) | Lindale (Ga.) | Floyd County (Ga.) | 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 4 Meikleham, H.P. (H.P.M.) March 1915, 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=ms004-021.xml

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