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Interview with Ah Quon McElrath 8/7/86

Interview with Ah Quon McElrath about the role of women in labor organizing at the beginning of the ILWU in Hawaiʻi. Recorded on August 7, 1986. Topics include the need to recognize the women's roles even if women are not willing to speak about it, Harry Kamoku wanting women to join the union, improving working conditions and taking control of one's life, the Hilo Massacre, and the importance of statehood to labor.

Languages: English

Genres

  • Experimental

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