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Furuseth, Andrew (orig. Anders Andreassen)

Born: 1854 AD
Died: 1938 AD, at 84 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
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US (Norwegian-born) labor leader and sailor


immigrated to US 1880


president of International Seamen's Union 1908-1938


helped secure passage of La Follette Seamen's Act 1915


1st union leader permitted to lie in state at US Department of Labor building 1938


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