Copy of letter from James Connolly to John Simmons, Secretary of the Dublin Trades and Labour Council, seeking money subscribed in Great Britain for the Dublin lock-out towards expenses incurred by the Irish Transport and General Workers' Union,
1915 August 29.
|Main Creator:||Connolly, James, 1868-1916|
Connolly writes that monies from the United Kingdom are "uselessly tied up" in the "funds of some of those cross-channel trade unions" while the Irish Transport and General Workers' Union has spent £1400 on legal fees defending lockout prisoners.
Original letter inscribed on headed paper "Irish Transport and General Workers' Union. / Head offces: Liberty Hall, / Beresford Place, / Dublin".
For the original copy of this letter, see MS 13,940/1/24.
Physical description: 1 item (1 page).