Strike at St. Regis Paper, Bucksport, 1979

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


More than 900 employees went on strike early on May 15, 1979 at the St. Regis Paper Co. in Bucksport. This was the first work stoppage in the history of the mill.

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About This Item

  • Title: Strike at St. Regis Paper, Bucksport, 1979
  • Creator: DeLong, Ray
  • Creation Date: 1979
  • Subject Date: 1979
  • Town: Bucksport
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 18 cm x 23 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 1/4
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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