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Featured Marker:
Min L. Matheson (1909-1992)
Dedicated: Friday, September 24, 1999
County: Luzerne
Marker Type: Roadside
GIS Coordinates: 41.24558-75.88162

Location: Public Sq. at Market & Main, Wilkes-Barre

Marker Text: Prominent labor, community, and civic leader. She headed the Wyoming Valley District of the ILGWU, 1944-1963. With her husband Bill, she confronted corrupting influences & other obstacles in building a membership of 11,000. Created under their leadership were a model workers' education program, health care center, and traveling chorus. Later, she led efforts on behalf of flood victims after Tropical Storm Agnes in 1992.
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