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Document Details


Title: Agnes Budilovsky
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: California State University, Long Beach. Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive
Collection: Labor History: Garment Workers
Description: Agnes Budilovsky, ACWA activist in Chicago, was raised in a Polish neighborhood, where her family owned their own home and a tavern. She went to work when she was fourteen. Her sisters were already in the union and she had no hesitancy joining the 1915 strike and organizing. In the 1920s, she was elected as a Delegate to the National Conventions of ACWA.
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Speaker: Budilovsky, Agnes
Speaker gender: Female
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Activist; Retail worker
Document date: Undated
Organizations discussed: Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1914-1976
Locations discussed: Chicago, IL; Illinois; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1914-1976; Chicago, IL; Illinois; Labor unions; Labor unions--Organizing; Labor unions--Political activity; North America; Oral history; Political activists; United States; Work and family; Work environment
ASP release: 2007-01
Document code: OHI0035172-38740