Browsing UWEC Department of History by Subject "Geo. A. Hormel & Company Strike, Austin, Minn., 1985-1986"
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A Tumultuous Change: The Restructuring of the Meatpacking Industry and Its Effects Upon Austin, Minnesota 1985-2011 (2011-05-11)The 1980s was a turbulent time for the country and especially the meatpacking industry. During this time, the economy was in a deep recession, with unemployment figures reaching levels not seen since the Great Depression. ...