Resolution from employees of Pennsylvania Dye Works in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Governor Miller in Montgomery, Alabama.
Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931; African Americans--Civil rights--Alabama; African Americans--Imprisonment--Alabama; Miller, Benjamin Meek, 1864-1944; Pennsylvania Dye Works (employees)
Responding to the 1933 Decatur trial and claiming the Scottsboro Boys' innocence, employees of Pennsylvania Dye Works ask for the defendants' unconditional and immediate release and declare a half-hour work stoppage in protest. This resolution is one example of the numerous documents that declare work stoppages in protest of the Scottsboro verdicts.
Pennsylvania Dye Works (employees)
Alabama Governor, Scottsboro Case appeals to the Governor, SG004241, Folder 1, Alabama Dept. of Archives and History