TITLE

Journey in America: VIII

AUTHOR(S)
Mezerik, A. G.
PUB. DATE
January 1945
SOURCE
New Republic;1/8/1945, Vol. 112 Issue 2, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on social conditions in various U.S. states. Decline in the population of Montana; Role played by Anaconda Copper Mining Co. in this decline; Reference to the monopoly of the company in the state; Information on the repressions of the one-company ownership; Discussion of the social status of people in the state; Information on labor union strikes in Detroit, Michigan.
ACCESSION #
18140235

 

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