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Jones Mother 1837-1930

Overview
Works: 172 works in 349 publications in 8 languages and 17,979 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Biographies  Autobiographies  Quotations  Archives 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: HD8073.J6, 331.880924
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The speeches and writings of Mother Jones by Jones( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labor organizer Mother Jones worked for 60 years to unionize workers. Dealing mainly with miners, she also spoke to steelworkers, textile workers, and brewery girls
Mother Jones speaks : collected writings and speeches by Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the end of the Civil War until her death in 1930 at the age of 100, Mother Jones was a tireless fighter for the working class. This collection chronicles decades of labor battles--from the coalfields of West Virginia to the steel mills of Chicago and the garment shops of New York."
The correspondence of Mother Jones by Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of Mother Jones by Jones( Book )

30 editions published between 1925 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Among the most stirring works of labor history ever written, this autobiography of Mother Jones (ňe Mary Harris) chronicles the life of a woman who was considered a saint by many, and by others, "the most dangerous woman in America." A forceful and picturesque figure in the American labor movement of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Mother Jones was a born crusader. Widowed at the age of 30 when her husband and four young children died during a yellow fever epidemic, Mother Jones spoke out tirelessly and effectively for the rights of workers and unionists. She played a significant role in organizing mining strikes in West Virginia and Colorado, as well as the Pittsburgh steel strike of 1919. She was instrumental in the formation of the United Mine Workers union (UMW) in 1890 and the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) in 1905."--From publisher
Autobiography of Mother Jones by Jones( )

2 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true history of the famous McNamara case by Anton Johannsen( )

2 editions published in 1915 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thoughts of Mother Jones : compiled from her writings and speeches by Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The autobiography of Mother Jones by Jones( Book )

11 editions published between 1925 and 2019 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maman Jones : autobiographie by Jones( Book )

2 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Jones, the most dangerous woman in America by Linda Atkinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life and career of an Irish-born labor leader whose work began in the 1870's before the advent of strong unions and labor laws and continued for more than fifty years
MAMAN JONES by Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 1925 and 1980 in French and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother Jones : bringing back America to America : om kampen för människovärde i USA 1870-1937 by Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maman Jones : autobiographie ; trad. de l'anglais par Colette Audry et Marina Stalio ; introd. de Paule Lejeune by Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'autobiographie d'une militante noire, jetée maintes fois en prison, et qui a continué à se battre jusqu'à 90 ans aux côtés des expropriés de la vie (ouvriers démunis, enfants exploités, mineurs considérés comme du bétail, etc.)
[Jones's] Directory of Glasgow by Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Containing an alphabetical list of the names & places of abode of the merchants, manufacturers, traders & shopkeepers in & about the City of
L'autobiografia di Mamma Jones : storia di una agitatrice americana 1886-1920 by Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Labor history as drama : the trial of Mother Jones by Raymond L Hogler( )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter written by Mother Jones to Mary Fields : by Jones( )

1 edition published in 1915 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter written by Mother Jones to Mary Field extending Jones' congratulations to Field upon her marriage and discussing Jones' impending trip to Washington D.C. relating to labor matters
Hearst Metrotone news( Visual )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Addressing the camera, Mother Jones states, "I've spent years of my life working for ... labor, to her power, and when she wins, men and women both, there will come a new civilization, a civilization that Christ handed down to man. You know, I am considered a Bolshevik and a Red ... and a radical, and I admit to being all they've charged me with. I'm anything that will change this monied civilization to a higher and grander civilization for the ages to come. And I long to see the day when labor will have the destinies of the nation in her own hands, and that she will stand a united force and show the world what the workers can do."
Suggested approaches to the establishment of a guidance program in the Mount Vernon Elementary School, Roanoke County, Virginia by Jones( )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chicago Federation of Labor records by Chicago Federation of Labor and Industrial Union Council( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Meeting minutes, 1903-1922, of the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL); broadsides containing lists of dues paid by local unions to the CFL and other reports, 1911-1918; office files of the CFL, ca. 1890s-1940s, containing letters, notes, reports, etc., mostly during the presidency of John Fitzpatrick; scrapbooks 1912-1947; later topical files, 1950s-1980s, mostly during the presidency of William Lee; Cook County Industrial Union Council meeting minutes, 1951-Jan. 1962; and CFL sound recordings, 1960s-1980s. The collection includes some personal and family papers of Fitzpatrick as well
 
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Mother Jones speaks : collected writings and speeches
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Autobiography of Mother JonesThe autobiography of Mother JonesMother Jones : the most dangerous woman in AmericaAutobiography of Mother JonesMother Jones : raising Cain and consciousnessThe court-martial of Mother JonesMother Jones : one woman's fight for labor
Alternative Names
Äiti Jones

Harris-Jones, Maria 1843-1930

Harris, Mary 1830?-1930

Harris Mary 1837-1930

Harris, Mary 1843-1930

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Jones 1843-1930 Mutter

Jones Ana

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Jones, Maria Harris- 1843-1930

Jones, Mary (1837-1930)

Jones, Mary H.

Jones, Mary Harris

Jones, Mary Harris 1830-1930

Jones Mary Harris 1837-1930

Jones, Mary Harris 1843-1930

Jones, Mother

Jones, Mother, 1830?-1930

Jones Mother 1843-1930

Jones Mutter 1843-1930

Majka Jones

Mamá Jones 1837-1930

Maman Jones 1837-1930

Mamma Jones 1837-1930

Mary Harris

Mary Harris amerykańska działaczka związkowa i społeczna, znana jako matka Jones

Mary Harris Jones americká socialistka

Mary Harris Jones militante syndicaliste et socialiste américaine

Mary Harris Jones onderwijzeres uit Ierland (1830-1930)

Mary Harris Jones sindacalista e operaia statunitense

Mary Harris Jones US-amerikanische Gewerkschafterin und Sozialrevolutionärin

Mary Harris organizadora sindical y comunitaria

Mary Harrisová Jonesová

Meri Haris

Mother Jones

Mother Jones 1837-1930

Mother Jones 1843-1930

Μαίρη Χάρις Τζόουνς

Мери Харис

Мері Гарріс

Харрис, Мэри

מרי האריס ג'ונס

מרי האריס ג'ונס מורה אמריקאית

ماري هاريس جونز

مری هریس جونز

म्यारी ह्यारिस जोन्स

মেরি হ্যারিস জোন্স

மேரி ஹாரிசு ஜோன்சு

마더 존스

マザー・ジョーンズ

瓊斯夫人

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