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Jim McCrary papers, 1924-1930.
BANC MSS C-B 898
Collection Overview

Title:

Jim McCrary papers, 1924-1930

Creator/Contributor:

McCrary, Jim., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Beal, Fred Erwin, 1896-1954, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Whitney, Anita, 1867-1955, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

London, Joan., Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

International Labor Defense

Creator/Contributor:

Colorado Miners Relief and Defense Committee, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Industrial Workers of the World, Correspondent.

Abstract:

Correspondence, papers and clippings relating to his activities as a California labor leader and member of the International Labor Defense and the Workers (Communist) Party of America; primarily his efforts to relieve striking miners in Colorado and Pennsylvania, and to strengthen the movement in Oakland and in the Bay Area. Includes letters from Fred E. Beal, Colorado Miners Relief & Defense Committee, Industrial Workers of the World, Charlotte Anita Whitney and others. A biographical sketch of McCrary by Joan London also included.

Date:

1924 (issued)

Subject:

Communism -- California
Labor -- United States
Strikes and lockouts -- Colorado
Strikes and lockouts -- Pennsylvania
Working class -- United States
Labor movement -- United States

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-B 898

Origin:

California