An Illustrated History of American Labor #16

Original Caption:

San Francisco -- Portrait of "Mother" Mary Jones, the famous labor leader now in San Francisco leading the fight to secure a new trial for Thomas J. Mooney, whose sentence to death for the San Francisco Preparedness Parade bomb outrage was commuted to life imprisonment by Governor Stevens of California a few weeks ago. "Mother" Jones is acting as special representative of the Illinois Federation of Labor. She is best known for her work during the Colorado mine troubles. (1918)

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