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A Milwaukee worker recalls the labor movement's early years.

The Union Badge: Story of a Worker's Family

In this brief memoir, Milwaukee machinist Julius Perry recalls the mid-19th century union activities of his father, and his own participation in strikes and labor actions during the 1880's.

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Related Topics: The Progressive Era
The Birth of the Labor Movement
Creator: Stephen, Jessie
Pub Data: Milwaukee Leader, May 24, 1930
Citation: Stephen, Jessie. "The Union Badge: Story of a Worker's Family." Milwaukee Leader, May 24, 1930. Online facsimile at:; Visited on: 4/18/2014
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