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Samuel Kapper
Samuel Kapper
TitleSamuel Kapper
DescriptionCaption: "Samuel Kapper, Killed in 1915 Strike". From text: "On October 26th Samuel Kapper, one of the strikers, was shot and killed and a large number of others wounded in a riot at Harrison and Halsted streets. More than ten thousand striking garment workers paid their tribute at the funeral to this hero of the strike." On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."
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RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject NameAmalgamated Clothing Workers of America
Kapper, Samuel
SubjectLabor unions
Coverage-SpatialChicago (Ill.)
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois at Chicago
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Book TitleThe clothing workers of Chicago, 1910-1922.
Author of the BookAmalgamated Clothing Workers of America.
CollectionPicture Chicago
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