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Annual Orton P. Camp Lecture: Waterbury Activism, Brass Valley Strikes of 1920

September 16, 2021 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Mattatuck Museum Archivist, Stephanie Crawford will explore why the factory workers went out on strike.
Sept. 16 1 pm - 2 pm
https://www.mattmuseum.org/calendar/annual-orton-p-camp-lecture-waterbury-activism-brass-valley-strikes-of-1920/

Utilizing oral history interviews from the archive, newspaper clippings, FBI files, and factory administrative records, Mattatuck Museum Archivist, Stephanie Crawford will explore why the factory workers went out on strike, what their demands were, and how the people on strike were perceived as an anti-American threat.

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Date:
September 16, 2021
Time:
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.mattmuseum.org/calendar/annual-orton-p-camp-lecture-waterbury-activism-brass-valley-strikes-of-1920/

Venue

Mattatuck Museum
144 West Main St.
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States
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Phone:
203-753-0381
Website:
https://www.mattmuseum.org/

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Mattatuck Museum
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mattmuseum.org

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