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Detroit Teachers Association: Wayne State University Chapter Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000281
The Detroit Teachers' Association- Wayne State University Chapter Collection covers the period from 1933 to 1963 and includes financial papers, membership lists, constitution and by-laws, minutes, and correspondence..

Dates

  • 1933 - 1963

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Abstract

Financial papers and membership lists (1933-63), constitution and by-laws (1938), minutes (1941-42), and correspondence (1947-48, l963), collected by the Wayne State University Chapter of the Detroit Teachers Association (later the Detroit Education Association).

History

Membership in the Detroit Teachers' Association-Wayne State University Chapter was open to all members of the staff of the University whose primary function was classroom instruction, library service, student personnel service, or research. The bulk of the membership came from the College of Education. The chapter became inactive in 1959 and in 1963 transferred its remaining funds to the Detroit Education Association.

Arrangement

Folders are arranged chronologically.

Acquisition

The papers of The Detroit Teachers' Association-Wayne State University Chapter were deposited with the Labor History Archives in March, 1968 by the Detroit Teachers' Association- Wayne State University Chapter.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by B.F. in February, 1970.
Title
Detroit Teachers Association: Wayne State University Chapter Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by B.F.
Date
1970-02
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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