Page from the songbook of Joe Hill containing work by Hill and other IWW authors inspired by Hill.

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Title Page from the songbook of Joe Hill containing work by Hill and other IWW authors inspired by Hill.
Photo Number P0445 n1_02_29
Description Photograph of Joe Hill, the photo was probably on a page within the songbook of Joe Hill containing work by Hill and other Industrial Workers of the World authors inspired by Hill
Keywords Utah; Labor; IWW; Joe Hill; Music; Portraits
Subject Hill, Joe, 1879-1915-- Photographs; Men--Photographs
Additional Information "Joe Hill was a labor organizer and member of the Industrial Workers of the World (the "Wobblies"). He was also a songwriter and produced numerous songs related to the struggles of working people. He was in Salt Lake City in 1914 at the time of the murder of a grocer named John Morrison, and authorities arrested him for the deed. He was convicted and executed in 1915, based on weak evidence, and became a martyr for the labor movement."--wiki
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah); Salt Lake County (Utah)
Collection Number and Name P0445 Joe Hill Conference Photograph Collection
Collection Name Joe Hill Conference
Date 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919
Textual Date Circa 1910s
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Donated By/Purchased From John Sillito
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Type Image
ARK ark:/87278/s6sn0vgt
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2004-03-20
Date Modified 2015-11-16
ID 941155
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6sn0vgt
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