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Abstract A Xerox copy of a draft of Hall's 238-page manuscript, Labor Struggles in the Deep South. The original of this draft is held by the Tulane University Library. In his work, Mr. Hall discusses the labor movement in New Orleans and the Louisiana-Texas area from the pre-Civil War period to the outbreak of World War 1. The role of the IWW is particularly well covered.
Abstract Labor historian Patrick Reagan interviewed IWW organizer and orator Frank Cedervall, who was the chief organizer for the Metal and Machinery Workers Industrial Union (MMWIU) and leader of its Cleveland Local 440, from the 1930s through the 1950s, with his brother, Tor. Collection consists of an interview recording. Cedervall discusses the idea, formation, and aims of the IWW, his hopes for the future of the radical labor movement, and to a lesser degree, his experiences with the IWW and MMWIU.
Dates: 1970 - 1979
Abstract Manuscripts (articles and stories), clippings, correspondence, personal papers, and photographs collected by Mrs. Robbins, who was a labor organizer and writer for the IWW from 1912 until her death in 1963. Subjects include the Paterson N.J. Silk Strike.
Dates: 1919 - 1963
Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: E-F, Box 5, Folder: 16
Abstract Matthew and Elizabeth Serviss Fox were both members of the IWW. Mrs. Fox served as the secretary-treasurer, William D. Haywood's secretary during his tenure. These papers consist of three letters Haywood wrote to Elizabeth Serviss Fox during his appeals process and subsequent flight to Russia.
Dates: 1918; 1921
- Labor movement 2
- Labor unions 2
- Labor unions -- Organizing 2
- Women in the labor movement 2
- Anti-Semitism 1
- Jews. American 1
- Labor unions and communism 1
- Oral histories 1
- Sound recordings 1
- Strikes and lockouts 1
- Textile Workers' Strike, Lawrence, Mass., 1912. 1 ∧ view less
- Cedervall, Frank 1
- Hall, Covington, 1871-1951 1
- Legere, Ben 1
- Metal and Machinery Workers Industrial Union. No. 440 (Cleveland, Ohio) 1
- Reagan, Patrick D. 1
- Robbins, Matilda 1 ∧ view less
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