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Packinghouse Daughter

$ 24.95


Packinghouse Daughter merges personal memoir and public history to tell a compelling story about family loyalty, small-town life, and working-class values in the face of a violent labor strike in 1959. The daughter of a Wilson & Company packinghouse worker, Cheri Register recalls the meatpackers' strike that devastated and divided her hometown of Albert Lea, Minnesota.

  • Author: Cheri Register
  • Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press (2000)
  • ISBN: 9780873513913
  • Format: Hardcover, 288 pages, 10.3" x 5.66"


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