We will be posting additional links, check these out for now.
More Information on Mother Jones
In-depth look at a daily story, mostly from 100 or from 110 years ago, that concerns the life and times of Mother Jones. Uses primary sources and provides some commentary and context to understand these items as they are unfolding. This is a fantastic labor-of-love. Highly recommended.
Artist Robert Shetterly’s portrait of Mother Jones captures here indomitable spirit. You can see her in the context of other rebels and fighters in history, and can purchase a poster and cards there as well.
An essay about a new movement for a Mother Jones stamp.
Site of the largest workers’ uprising in US history.
This collection includes digitized letters from and to Mother Jones.
Our DVD documentary has the fuller, better version of this.
The reason Mother Jones is buried in Mt. Olive can be understood from this site.
Former High School Teacher Kevin Corley has written a novel about coal miners, and his site provides some links.
From the St. Louis Post Dispatch
Another Great Story and Photos of Her Burial
From Springfield Journal-Register
A listing of all the text on the monument
Jerry Ash has written a novel about Mother Jones, here’s his site. We’ll have a future listing for novels that have Mother Jones as a character.
Site where Mother Jones was imprisoned in Pratt West Virginia
Over 1000 links to labor history materials, including much material on mining, Ludlow, repression, radicals in the labor movement, and other topics.