Copy of a letter from James Connolly to John Carstairs Matheson telling of Connolly's disappointment at his lack of success in obtaining a job in Ireland, and about the lesson he has learned in relation to the roles of socialism and the labour movement,
1909 June 10.
|Main Creator:||Connolly, James, 1868-1916|
Connolly writes that he is currently national organiser of the Socialist Party. He also asks if Matheson received Connolly's pamphlet about industrial unionism.
Original letter was inscribed on headed paper "Garrett's / Hotel and Restaurant / C.M. Garrett, Proprietor / The Opera Block / Crooksville, Ohio".
This is a typescript copy of MS 13,906/2/38, comprising the full letter plus a copy of the portion about the possible job in Ireland.
Physical description: 1 item (5 pages).