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Challenge accepted : a Finnish immigrant response to industrial America in Michigan's copper country / Gary Kaunonen.

By: Kaunonen, Gary.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, ©2010Description: 1 online resource (xxv, 255 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781609172084; 1609172086; 9781628961546; 1628961546.Subject(s): Finnish Americans -- Michigan -- Hancock -- History | Immigrants -- Michigan -- Hancock -- History | Finnish Americans -- Michigan -- Hancock -- Social life and customs | Finnish Americans -- Michigan -- Hancock -- Social conditions | Working class -- Michigan -- Hancock -- History | Labor unions -- Michigan -- Hancock -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Challenge accepted.DDC classification: 977.4/00494541 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Finnish immigration and settlement in a Hancock, Michigan neighborhood -- Finnish immigrant cultural organizations and the "Finn Hall" -- Finnish immigrant socialist-unionists in Hancock -- The early existence of the Työmies Publishing Company, 1904-09 -- The Työmies Publishing Company reaches maturity, 1910-1913 -- The 1913-14 copper country strike -- Gun hounds, scabs, and tragedy -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1: Työmies Publishing Company staff and contributors, 1909 -- Appendix 2: Työmies Publishing Company interior use of space, 1913 -- Appendix 3: Copper territory strikers' march, 1913 -- Appendix 4: Työmies Publishing Company's composite list of Italian Hall deceased, 1913.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Finnish immigration and settlement in a Hancock, Michigan neighborhood -- Finnish immigrant cultural organizations and the "Finn Hall" -- Finnish immigrant socialist-unionists in Hancock -- The early existence of the Työmies Publishing Company, 1904-09 -- The Työmies Publishing Company reaches maturity, 1910-1913 -- The 1913-14 copper country strike -- Gun hounds, scabs, and tragedy -- Conclusion -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1: Työmies Publishing Company staff and contributors, 1909 -- Appendix 2: Työmies Publishing Company interior use of space, 1913 -- Appendix 3: Copper territory strikers' march, 1913 -- Appendix 4: Työmies Publishing Company's composite list of Italian Hall deceased, 1913.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Gary Kaunonen is currently in Michigan Technological University's Ph.D. program in Rhetoric and Technical Communication. Both of his grandfathers worked in the mines of the Mesabi Iron Range in northeastern Minnesota, and, before becoming an academic, Kaunonen, himself, charged blast furnaces and operated a bull-ladle in an iron foundry.

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