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Mother Jones and Her Sisters

Ron E. Roberts

Mother Jones and Her Sisters

A Century of Women Activists in the American Coal Fields

by Ron E. Roberts

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor,
  • Political,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • JONES, MOTHER, 1830-1930,
  • LABOR MOVEMENT,
  • LABOR UNIONS_ORGANIZING,
  • LABOR UNIONS_UNITED STATES,
  • WOMEN SOCIAL REFORMERS,
  • WOMEN_UNITED STATES_BIOGRAPHY,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9875282M
    ISBN 100787258091
    ISBN 109780787258092
    OCLC/WorldCa41910260

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The Macdonald sisters were four Scottish women born during the 19th century, notable for their marriages to well-known men. Alice, Georgiana, Agnes and Louisa were the daughters of Reverend George Browne Macdonald (–), a Wesleyan Methodist minister, and Hannah Jones (–).

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