Interview with Ah Quon McElrath #2 10/12/95

Interview with Ah Quon McElrath conducted by Chris Conybeare and recorded on October 12, 1995 for the 1946: The Great Hawaiʻi Sugar Strike project. Topics include how individuals took issue with plantation management; reasons for the strike from both the plantation worker and management sides; conditions for immigrants from the Philippines; how information about the union was spread; gaining self-respect and dignity; the importance of becoming involved in politics and the Democratic Party.

Languages: English


  • Public affairs

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