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Statement on strikes at the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill in Altanta, Georgia

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Type: Testimonies | Text
Creator: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills
Title: Statement on strikes at the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill in Altanta, Georgia
Date: 1915 Dec. 15
Description: In this statement, the management of Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills defends itself against allegations of the strikers in the areas of fines, wages, sanitary conditions, welfare work, kindergarden, and the tent colony.

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 | 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 | Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Labor union members--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta--History--20th century | Governmental investigations | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Atlanta | Cotton textile industry--Employees | United Textile Workers of America | United States. Commission on Industrial Relations | Work environment--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial relations--Georgia--Atlanta | Employees--Georgia--Atlanta | Industrial management--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Labor unions--Georgia--Atlanta | Labor unions--Organizing--Georgia--Atlanta | Sanitation--Georgia--Atlanta | Plumbing--Georgia--Atlanta | Methodist Church--Georgia--Atlanta | Wesley House (Atlanta, Ga.) | Industrial housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Housing--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Health and hygiene--Georgia--Atlanta | Textile workers--Medical care--Georgia--Atlanta | Physicians--Georgia--Atlanta | Wages--Textile workers--Georgia--Atlanta | Labor contract--Georgia--Atlanta | Toilets--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 6, Folder 17 Correspondence (folder 1 of 2) December 1914, 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=ms004-090.xml

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