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Wilbert Salmi Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: S-T, Box 13, Folder: 1
Identifier: LP001490
The papers of Wilbert Salmi consist of a Workers Alliance dues book, plus a clipping and several pamphlets relating to the Workers alliance and the WPA program.

Dates

  • 1936

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

Clipping, pamphlets and a dues book related to the Workers Alliance of America and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) program; Small processed collection

History

Wilbert Salmi, his brother Willard and his father Walter were members of the Toivala Local of the Workers Alliance of America, "a national, non-partisan organization of unemployed and relief workers."

Arrangement

Material arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

The papers of Wilbert Salmi were deposited in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in January of 1992 by Mr. Salmi through the good offices of James Lorence, Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Marathon Center, Wausau, Wisconsin. The papers were opened for research in June of 1992.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in June, 1992.
Title
Guide to the Wilbert Salmi Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1992-06
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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