Labor and Loss: Early 20th Century Massachusetts Immigrant Communities

Elyse Moore '15 will present images of the immigrant experience in early twentieth-century Massachusetts with a selection of documents from both the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Wisteriahurst Museum

Using the lens of labor reform, this discussion highlights some of the parallels between Boston and Holyoke in the years leading up to January 15, 1919. Admission is free.

Image courtesy of Gaylord Memorial Library.