Mine Mill: The History of the International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers in Canada Since 1895 -a Signed Copy ( Canadian Labour History )

By: Solski, Mike (signed) and John Smaller

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----------hardcover, about 8.5 x 11 inches, a Near Fine copy with a bit of light rubbing, no dustjacket as issued, signed and inscribed by Solski, 161 pages, b&w photos, contents include: The WESTERN FEDERATION of MINERS - Origins in the US: Early beginnings; The Couer D'Alenes War, 1892; The WFofMiners, 1893; Cripple Creek, 1894; The Eight-Hour Day, 1896; The Western labour Union, 1898; Big Bill Haywood; The Colorado Strikes, 1902 - 1905 ---ORGANIZATION in WESTERN CANADA - The WFM Comes to canada; The Eight Hour Day, 1899; The Rossland Strike, 1901; Coal Miners and the WFM; Greenwood Miners' Strike, 1909 - 1910; Trail - Rossland Activity, 1916 - 1917; The One Big Union; The Company Union; An Evans and Mine Mill, 1938; Organization in the 1940's; The 1946 Strikers; The Steel raids, 1950; Mine Mill Organizers Persist; Alberta Organization --- ORGANIZATION in NORTHEASTERN CANADA: Cobalt WFM Local 146, 1906; The Union Grows; Porcupine Miners' Strike, 1912; Further Growth - Big Jim McGuire; The One Big Union; Organization Falters; Timmins Organization Revives, 1936; From Cobalt to Noranda; Mine Mill in Quebec ---KIRKLAND LAKE: Local 240, 1936; The Forties; The Strike; Enter Hepburn's Hussars; The Hoary Dynamite Plant; Strike Organization; Support Undiminished; New Assessment of Strike; Arbitration?; Strike Called Off; Discrimination and Speed-Up; Union Growth and PC 1003 --- SUDBURY LOCAL 598: Early History; The Thirties / Forties; Local 598's Community Work; Background to the raids [Inco operations Targeted / Steel raids / Elliot Lake raided / The CCF Joins the Conspiracy / The CCL Expels Mine Mill, Port Colborne raid, 1949 / etc]; The 1958 nINCO Strike; Boring from Within Local 598; Open Steel Raid Starts, 1961; A New Mine Mill Leadership; Merger Proposals, 1967; Falconbridge's Local 598, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo..

Title: Mine Mill: The History of the International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers in Canada Since 1895 -a Signed Copy ( Canadian Labour History )

Author Name: Solski, Mike (signed) and John Smaller

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario, Ottawa, ON.: Steel Rail Publishing, 1984, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1984

ISBN Number: 0887910319

ISBN Number 13: 9780887910319

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as issued

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 146514

Keywords: Mine Mill: The History of the International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers in Canada Since 1895 -a Signed Copy ( Canadian Labour History )