Quebec AM | Dec 24, 2012 | 9:23
Montreal Cotton Co. historic building
The early industrial mills were the backbone of many towns across the province of Quebec, but they often meant back-breaking work with very little pay. Quebec AM's Julia Caron visited one of those mills, the Montreal Cotton Company in Valleyfield, Quebec. We'll hear how workers rights were won behind weaving looms, and what remains of those impressive brick buildings today.