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Barry Roderick Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: O-R, Box 12, Folder: 14
Identifier: LP001333

Scope and Content

Theses papers of Roderick consist of a few flyers announcing events sponsored by the Juneau-Douglas Industrial Workers of the World and the Juneau Third World Perspective.

Dates

  • 1981 - 1983

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.

History

Barry Roderick, collector and historian, established a manuscript collection of historical materials pertaining to left-leaning political, labor, and social movements in Alaska and the North-Northwest in the Alaska Historical Society in Juneau, Alaska.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

The papers of historian and collector Barry Roderick relate to left-wing political activities in Alaska. The folder of materials is predominantly flyers announcing events, including those sponsored by the Juneau-Douglas Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and the Juneau Third World Perspective.

Arrangement

Material arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

The papers of Barry Roderick were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in July 1987 and December 1989 by Roderick and were opened for research in December 1991.

Transfers

Several documents and a New York Times obituary of Benjamin K. Tucker have been placed in the biography vertical file in the Reuther Archives Library. Benjamin Tucker was a proponent of philosophical anarchism, from 1881 to 1908. He later maintained a bookstore in New York City that specialized in the works of anarchist, atheists, and Free Thinkers. The store was a center for many liberals and radicals of the day.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in December 1991.
Title
Guide to the Barry Roderick Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1991-12
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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