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Alfred and Rose Anderson Graphic Materials and Ephemera

 Item
Identifier: LAV000602-19760914

Scope and Contents

This small collection is composed of several printing blocks, buttons, rubber stamps, and a poster, all contemporary to Anderson's involvement with the IWW in the 1920s.

Dates

  • circa 1919-1930

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 Small box, 1 OS folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Though collectively titled, the collection is largely that of Alfred Anderson. Mr. Anderson was an active member of Industrial Workers of the World and various Industrial Union locals during the 1920's, including Industrial Union 440. This small collection of artifacts and ephemera reflect his work with the union during that time.

Arrangement

Material is arranged alphabetically and descibed on an item level.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers of Alfred and Rose Anderson were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in May 1973 by Rose Anderson and her son, Eugene Anderson.
Title
Guide to the Alfred and Rose Anderson Graphic Materials and Ephemera
Status
Completed
Author
Elizabeth Clemens
Date
2021-08-10
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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