About Mary Harris Jones

Mary Harris Jones
Mary Harris "Mother" Jones was an Irish-American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. She then helped coordinate major strikes and cofounded the Industrial Workers of the World. Wikipedia
1837, Cork, County Cork, Ireland
November 30, 1930, Adelphi, Maryland, United States

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