United Paperworkers International strike, Rumford, 1980

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


July 29, 1980 at Rumford's Boise Cascade paper mill found union workers on strike.

Nine pickets were arrested as they attempted to block pulp and chip trucks delivering loads to the mill.

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  • Title: United Paperworkers International strike, Rumford, 1980
  • Creator: United Press International
  • Creation Date: 1980-07-29
  • Subject Date: 1980-07-29
  • Town: Rumford
  • County: Oxford
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 21 cm x 26 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 3/2
  • Collection: United Press International collection
  • Object Type: Image

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