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Barry Roderick Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: O-R, Box 12, Folder: 14
Identifier: LP001333
The papers of Mr. 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.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

The papers of historian and collector Barry Roderick relate to left-wing political activities in Alaska. Included are flyers announcing events sponsored by the Juneau-Douglas Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and the Juneau Third World Perspective.

History

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

Arrangement

Material arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

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

Transfers

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

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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