Gus Jaderlund Interview
Suncadia (Resort), Suncadia Fund for Community Enhancement
Gus Jaderlund talks about migrating from New Mexico to Roslyn, Washington, circa 1902. He explains how he began working in the mines at 17 years of age, circa 1916. He describes a typical work day in the coal mines, health hazards, system of payment, mining technology and practices. He talks about the Western Miners strike, circa 1933, actions by women on the picket line, and the closing of the mines in 1963.
The cover image shows ruins from the mine explosion and fire at Mine No. 4 at Roslyn, Washington, on October 3, 1909.
Jaderlund, Gus, "Gus Jaderlund Interview" (1975). Roslyn, Cle Elum, and Ronald Oral History Interviews. 45.
Oral history, Coal mining, Roslyn (Wash.)
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