Interview with Peter Kellman - 2 of 2
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Kellman's observations as an activist and historian of labor in Maine's paper industry. His focus was on his understanding of the ethnic and social character of Maine paper mill towns, including Jay, Madawaska, and Westbrook; as well as Maine's "Yankee" farmers. Kellman also describes Maine Woodsmen's Association strike of 1975, the Fraser Paper strike of 1971, and strategies by corporations to weaken unions after 1950.
Brooklyn, New York
North Berwick, Maine
Labor Movement Activist
Independent Scholar & Activist
S.D. Warren, Sappi, Paper Mills - Maine; International Paper - Jay Maine, Paper Mill Workers Strike of 1971, Woodsman's Strike
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Hillard, Michael G. PhD, "Interview with Peter Kellman - 2 of 2" (2011). S.D. Warren Company. 27.