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Contents: The Real Molly Maguires; Conditions in the Antrhacite Fields; Early Organizations of the Anthracite Miners; The Long Strike of 1875; The Life and Death Struggle in Pennsylvania; The Trials; Peace Once More Reigns; Conclusions.
With this 1930s piece, Bimba attempted to fit the Molly Maguires story into a Marxist framework. Most later scholars have found this work to be unconvincing.
Secret societies--United StatesCoal mines and mining--PennsylvaniaCoal miners--PennsylvaniaSabotage in the workplaceLabor disputes--Criminal provisionsLabor--United States--HistoryLabor unions--United States--HistoryLabor movement--United States--HistoryStrikes and lockouts--Coal mining--United States
Molly Maguires (Organization)Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
1 book (144 pages) : ill. ; 20 cm
Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, HD5325 M6B61, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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