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Linna Bresette Tended the Fields of Social Justice

Kansas native Linna Bresette was a workers' advocate for minorities and women, working for the Bishops' Social Action Department as their field secretary, 1921-1951. While there she did a landmark 1928 study on Mexican workers in the U.S. For more, please see


W. J. Shepherd - http://libraries.cua.edu/staff/shepherw/