TITLE

Labor Goes to War

PUB. DATE
December 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;12/22/41, Vol. 105 Issue 25, p858
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the role of the International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers and the changes required for increased production of many non-ferrous metals in the U.S. Need to undertake a complete inventory of the industry to ascertain the number of mines in operation, number of miners and the requirements of mines; Statistics related to operating copper mines; Limited utilization of smelters of the Bunker Hill Mine owned by Idaho-based Bunker Hill and Sullivan Mining and Concentration Co.; Advantages of operating in multiple shifts; Guarantee of tolerable conditions of employment for miners; Rationalization of the contract system and wages to motivate miners; Policy of division of work in the mine industry; Requirement for labor-management committees to share responsibilities.
ACCESSION #
14692661

 

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