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I am working with Betsy Beattie, Canadian Studies librarian, and Carol Toner, coordinator of Maine Studies, at the University of Maine, on a women's labor history research project. We are very interested in a strike that took place in Skowhegan in 1907 at the Marston Worsted (woolen) Mills. We understand that a 17-year-old woman, Mamie Bilodeau, was one of the instigators of the strike. She accused the foreman in the finishing room, Charles North, of sexual harassment, amongst other things. She was apparently an active member of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). We would love to hear from anyone who has any information about Mamie or on the 1907 Strike. Mazie Hough Orono