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Ronald Cohen Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Br - Col, Box 2, Folder: 15
Identifier: LP000717
Ronald Cohen collected material relating to Gary's Teachers Union, local 4, and thus acquired this collection of United Labor News from William Wirt, the superintendent of schools in Gary from 1906-1938, and United Labor News editor D. W. Harter's son-in-law.

Dates

  • 1948 - 1960
  • Majority of material found within 1957 - 1959

Creator

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

.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

Subjects include: Gary, Indiana Teachers Union

History

The papers of Ronald Cohen stem from his work in studying the Gary, Indiana schools from 1906-1940. More specifically his interests included the role of the Gary Teachers Union in the foundation of the American Federation of Teach-ers during the same period.

Arrangement

Material arranged in one folder.

Acquisition

The papers of Ronald Cohen were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Af-fairs in November of 1974 by Mr. Cohen and were open for research in July of 1986.

Transfers

Non-manuscript Material: Exactly 30 copies of United Labor News, 1948-1960 are available in the Archives Library.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in July, 1986.
Title
Guide to the Ronald Cohen Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1986-07
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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