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JSTOR Periodicals Collection
The Library of Congress: Chronicling America
The National Library of Australia: Trove
Proquest Newspaper Archives
Newspapers on Microfilm
Birmingham Workmen’s Times
Glasgow Weekly Mail
John Swinton’s Paper
Journal of United Labor (renamed Journal of the Knights of Labor in 1890)
Mexborough and Swinton Times
Midland Counties Express
Smethwick Weekly News
Stourbridge, Brierley Hill and County Express
Walsall Advertiser and Newspaper
Walsall Free Press
West Bromwich Free Press
Wolverhampton Express and Star
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John W. Hayes Papers (JHP), History Research Center and University Archives, Catholic University of America, Washington D.C.
Socialist League Archives, International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam
J. Bruce Glasier Personal Papers, Bruce Glasier Archives, University of Liverpool Library
Trades Union Congress Archives, Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick
Archives of the Liverpool Trades Council, Liverpool Record Office
Minutes of the West Bromwich School Board, Sandwell Local History Research Centre
Walsall Labour Representative Wages Fund, Walsall Local History Research Centre
Terence V. Powderly Personal Papers Microfilm Collection, Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
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English Delegation. Report of the International Workmen’s Congress … 1889, Published by the Trade Unionist Members of the English Delegation (London, 1889).
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Knights of Labor. Preamble of the British National Assembly of the Knights of Labour (London, 1891).
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Sunday Chronicle. Chains of Slavery: A Visit to the Strikers at Cradley Heath (Manchester, 1886).
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Bishopsgate Institute, London
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