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Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3

 Container

Contains 9 Collections and/or Records:

Commonwealth College Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: LR001364
Abstract Commonwealth College was organized in 1923 and eventually established its quarters in Mena, Arkansas. Its aim was to provide training for young people to work in the labor movement. It was also an experiment in educational self-support, educational democracy, and cooperative living. During its tenure, it was subject to the pulls and tugs of left-wing ideology, disagreement as to the appropriate curriculum and activities for a labor education school, and financial problems. It closed its doors...

Joseph P. Conlin Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 2
Identifier: LP000737
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.

John Conyers Sr. Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 3
Identifier: LP000158
Abstract Organizing leaflets, articles, invitations, newspaper clippings, and pamphlets collected by Mr. Conyers, who served as chief steward of UAW Chrysler Local 7 and as a UAW International representative for the Chicago area and for Region 1, Michigan.

Stanley Cook Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 4
Identifier: LP000785
Abstract Stanley Cook was an employee of Bendix Corporation in California from the 1940s until his retirement in 1975. Represented by UAW Local 179, he held officer and national positions in the local during his tenure at Bendix. The collection contains materials from Cook's tenjure as UAW Local 179 Secretary-Treasurer as well as some biographical material.

Alexander Cook Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 5
Identifier: LP001511
Abstract Contains: minute book of UAW Federal Labor Union No. 18331 (Flint, Mich.); Small Processed Collection (SPC)

William Cook Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 6-7
Identifier: LP001138
Abstract William Cook served as a representative for the Wayne County Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) at two Joint Merger meetings held between the Wayne County Federation of Labor and the Wayne County CIO. Mr. Cook's papers pertain to the problems encountered in effecting the merger of the AFL and the CIO in the Metro-Detroit area.

Edward Cote Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 8
Identifier: LP000046
Abstract Clippings, memoranda, and UAW Education Department booklets collected by Mr. Cote. Subjects include job classification and wage rates at Ternstedt Division of General Motors (1937).

Richard W. and Constance Cowen Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 9
Identifier: LP000924
Abstract The papers of Richard and Constance Cowen relate to the work of philanthropist Charles Garland and the liberal social and economic reform fund, the American Fund for Public Service, also known as the Garland Fund.

Jack Crosby Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Com-Cr, Box 3, Folder: 10
Identifier: LP000326
Abstract Correspondence (1932) and a souvenir Labor Day program published by the Central Trades and Labor Assembly of Syracuse, New York, and vicinity (1899), collected by Mr. Crosby. The history and officers of labor organizations affiliated with the Syracuse Central Trades and Labor Assembly in 1899 are discussed.