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Telegram from J.D. McGovern to Rep. Albert Thomas on Port of Houston worker strike

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dc.contributor.author McGovern, J.D.
dc.coverage.spatial Houston (city); Texas (state)
dc.date.accessioned 2010-04-08T19:36:20Z
dc.date.available 2010-04-08T19:36:20Z
dc.date.issued 1946
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1911/27485
dc.description 1 page Western Union telegram
dc.description.abstract Telegram from J.D. McGovern to Rep. Albert Thomas asking the congressman to intercede on the behalf of port workers and to convince Russell Waite (Houston Port Commissioner) to agree to 15 cent wage increase that strike workers are demanding.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rights The copyright holder for this material is either unknown or unable to be found. This material is being made available by Rice University for non-profit educational use under the Fair Use Section of US Copyright Law.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
dc.source Albert Thomas papers, MS 262, Box 11 folder 3 item 8, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.title Telegram from J.D. McGovern to Rep. Albert Thomas on Port of Houston worker strike
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Epson Perfection 1670 PHOTO or Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner and Epson Scan software.  Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images.
dc.contributor.funder This material digitized as part of the "History of Houston Waterways Project", 2010, funded by a grant from the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.
dc.date.digital 2010
dc.date.original Jul. 21, 1946
dc.type.genre telegrams
dc.type.dcmi Text
dc.identifier.citation McGovern, J.D.. (1946). "Telegram from J.D. McGovern to Rep. Albert Thomas on Port of Houston worker strike."

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