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Letter from Oscar Elsas to Richard Sloss

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Type: Letters (correspondence) | Text
Creator: Elsas, Oscar, 1871-1924
Title: Letter from Oscar Elsas to Richard Sloss
Date: 1915 Mar. 18
Description: In this letter, Oscar Elsas attempts to persuade Judge Richard Sloss that the hearings held by the Commission on Industrial Relations not be swayed by public prejudice due the the Leo Franks case or misrepresentation of facts by labor organizers.

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Subjects: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills | Textile factories--Georgia--Atlanta | Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills--Employees--History--20th century | Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Work environment--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial relations--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial management--Georgia--Atlanta | Strikes and lockouts--Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Governmental investigations | Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills Strike, Atlanta, Ga., 1914-1915 | Antisemitism--Georgia--Atlanta | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Threats of violence--Georgia--Atlanta | Sloss, Richard | Weinstock, Harris | Frank, Leo, 1884-1915--Trials, litigation, etc. | 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 3, Folder 6 Commission on Industrial Relations (folder 2 of 4) 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