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Joseph P. Conlin Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 2
Identifier: LP000737
The papers consist of correspondence between Mr. Conlin and members of the I.W.W. Among the correspondents are Clarence Langford, Fred Thompson and Nicholas Steelink.

Dates

  • 1965 - 1979

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), 2 microfilm reels)

Abstract

A Professor of History and author of several books concerning the Industrial Workers of the World, Joseph Conlin’s papers document his study of the history of the organization and correspondence with members of the IWW.

History

Joseph Conlin, Professor of History, California State University - Chico, (c. 1968) is the author of several books on the I.W.W., including a biography of William Haywood.

Arrangement

Materials arranged in 1 folder, and 2 microfilm reels.

Acquisition

The papers of Joseph R. Conlin were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in August of 1975 by Mr. Conlin.

Transfers

Two reels of microfilm, listed below, are available in the Reading Room.

Non-manuscript materials: Virgil J. Vogel, "The Historians and the Industrial Workers of the World," University of Chicago, 1955 (unpublished paper) John E. Crow, "Ideology and Organization, A Case Study of the Industrial Workers of the World." (unpublished M.A. Thesis, University of Chicago, Political Science Department, 1958)

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in April, 1982.
Title
Guide to the Joseph P. Conlin Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1982-04
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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