Contains a transcribed copy of Sue Cobble's 1976
interviews with Caroline Decker Gladstein documenting her experiences as a Communist
Party activist and labor organizer in the 1920s and 1930s across the United States.
Topics include: the 1931 Harlan County, Kentucky, coal miners' strike; Communist
organizing campaigns in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, and California; the Cannery and
Agricultural Workers Industrial Union; and farm workers' strikes in
The following biographical sketch was written by interviewer Sue Cobble:
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