Gus Jaderlund Interview

Title

Gus Jaderlund Interview

Interviewees

Gus Jaderlund

Document Type

Book

Interviewer

Addington, Stephen

Contributor

Suncadia (Resort), Suncadia Fund for Community Enhancement

Files

Download Jaderlund interview index.pdf (178 KB)

Download A written summary of the content of the Jaderlund interview by Anthrpology graduate student, Cheri Schafer, not a complete transcript. (68 KB)

Description

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, cirNewca 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.

Publication Date

10-21-1975

Subject

Oral history, Coal mining, Roslyn (Wash.)

Rights

Educational use only; no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by the content creator, author, artist or other entity, and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the copyright owner.

Language

English

Gus Jaderlund Interview

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