Flier issued by the Communist Party in Birmingham, Alabama, urging local steel industry employees ("Working men and women, white and Negro!") to join the general miners' strike: "The miners' strike must be won! They can win the war against the NRA...
Pamphlet by Joseph M. Brown, former governor of Georgia, describing "deeds of felonious crime committed by members of the American Federation of Labor" during two coal miners' strikes in Alabama. Brown urges United States legislators to take action...
In this passage Leon Alexander, a coal miner and union organizer in Alabama, recalls living and working under Jim Crow laws and his early efforts to fight them. He discusses father's work in the United Mine Workers and the unsuccessful miners'...
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