Standard Knitting Mill (Knoxville, Tenn.)
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Weaver and Coleman discuss the national strike in 1934, organizing local strikes, and their dedication to the union. Joroloman discusses his mother's dividends from the Standard Knitting Mill, how the mill distributed its products, and the quality of the material produced by the mill.
Weaver and Nicholson discuss their childhood and the discovery of their father's role in the Textile Workers' Strike of 1934. Joroloman discusses his father's role in opening Standard Knitting Mill, the time he spent working in the mill prior to being a manager, the impact of the NRA, and other topics.