OP80 - Blades, E. R.

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dc.contributor.author Brereton, Bridget
dc.contributor.author Carrington, Selwyn
dc.date.accessioned 2010-07-14T18:36:38Z
dc.date.available 2010-07-14T18:36:38Z
dc.date.copyright Please contact the Main Library, The University of the West Indies St. Augustine Campus for permission to use the digitized images. en
dc.date.issued 2010-07-14T18:36:38Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/8305
dc.description 3 audio cassettes en
dc.description.abstract E. R. Blades was born in 1902 in Belmont. He began work in the oil-fields as an apprentice litter in 1920 and rose to the position of Assistant Foreman. He was an admirer of Captain Cipriani in his campaign on behalf of the downtrodden and joined the Trinidad Labour Party in 1934. He was actively involved in the founding of the Oilfield Workers' Trade Union and served as General Secretary of that union. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.subject Trade Unions en
dc.subject British and Citizen's Home Rule en
dc.subject Joseph, Roy en
dc.subject Race Relations en
dc.subject Trinidad Workingmen's Association en
dc.subject King, Charlie en
dc.subject Rienzi, Adrian Cola en
dc.subject Oilfield Workers' Trade Union en
dc.subject Labour Movement en
dc.subject Butler, Tubal Uriah en
dc.subject Trinidad Labour Party en
dc.subject Cipriani, Arthur en
dc.title OP80 - Blades, E. R. en
dc.type Recording, oral en

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