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Elizabeth Morgan Papers

 Collection — Box: Small Processed Collections, Box 16, Folder: 10
Identifier: LP001646

Scope and Content

This collection consists of a book of socialist and labor songs from the 1930-1940s that Elizabeth Morgan put together and edited.

Dates

  • circa 1964

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

Elizabeth Morgan was a Quaker and social activist. Elizabeth collected music and shared it as a method of teaching others about suppression and exploitation. Elizabeth and her husband, Ernest Morgan, founded the Arthur Morgan School that focused on creating a safe, loving environment for young teenagers in a rural setting to help students prosper and inspire them to make positive social and ecological changes in the world.

This collection consists of a book of 1930s-1940s era labor and socialism songs Elizabeth collected and edited.

Arrangement

Materials arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

This collection was donated to the Walter P. Reuther Library by Ernest Morgan on January 4, 1996.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Shae Rafferty on October 18, 2018.
Title
Guide to the Elizabeth Morgan Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Shae Rafferty.
Date
2018-10-18
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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