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Abstract Guy Stern was born in 1922 in Germany. He moved to the United States before the commencement of World War II, joined the U.S. military. After the war Stern earned his PhD from Columbia University and served as a Professor at various colleges in the U.S. and Germany over the course of his life focusing on German literature.Stern retired in 2003 from Wayne State University as a Distinguished Professor, but stays active in lecturing and academia.The Guy Stern Papers contain...
Dates: 1939 - 1985
Abstract Herman Wolf became an active member of the Socialist Party while in college and subsequently embarked on a career as a labor newspaper editor and publicity agent with several labor unions and city newspapers. He applied his background in working for the U.S. government during WWII, a mass housing production organization, and local political groups. His papers cover these facets of his professional career. Part II specifically addresses Wolf’s activities at the U.S. Treasury Department working...
Dates: 1924 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1958
Abstract The wife of John Herling, Mary Fox Herling was a member of the Socialist Party. She worked for the League for Industrial Democracy, the War Labor Board, the Washington Newspaper Guild, and the Group Housing Cooperative which built the Bannockburn Community in Maryland. Her papers are mostly personal correspondence, but also reflect her professional affiliations.
Dates: 1914 - 1980; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1969
Abstract The Tucker P. Smith Collection is comprised of more than 70 political and labor buttons, primarily from the 1930s and 1940s. Subjects include early UAW Ford organizing and dues, socialist politicians and political groups, World War II, as well as a variety of other unions and events of importance to the labor movement.
Dates: 1925 - 1955
- Germany 1
- Housing 1
- Labor 1
- Labor movement 1
- Labor unions -- History 1
- Politics, Practical 1 ∧ view less
- Herling, Mary Fox 1
- International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Ford Local 600 1
- League for Industrial Democracy 1
- Seidler, Murray 1
- Smith, Tucker P. 1
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