Autobiography of Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Mother Jones

Autobiography of MOTHER JONES available free online
Also downloadable as an AUDIOBOOK
Born in Shandon, Cork, Mary Harris Jones (1837-1930) emigrated with her family as a teenager. Employed as teacher & dressmaker in USA, & surviving profound personal tragedies, she joined labour movement in middle age. An organiser for the United Mine Workers & founder of Industrial Workers of the World, she was described as ‘the most dangerous woman in America.’

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