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Collection of labor and political activism ephemera, approximately 1908-1940.
BANC MSS 2016/108 box 1; BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 1; BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 2; BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 3; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Collection of labor and political activism ephemera, approximately 1908-1940

Creator/Contributor:

International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union

Creator/Contributor:

International Labor Defense

Abstract:

Contains a wide variety of printed ephemera covering various topics mostly related to progressive and radical political organizations concerned with worker's rights and other political issues such as economic justice and civil rights cases such as the Scottsboro trial. Most of the material pertains to California politics, elections and ballot propositions concerning labor rights with the rest covering national and international aspects of the same issues. Political ephemera includes literature for political candidates and parties, and some libertarian, socialist, and communist organizations. Also includes a small amount of similar ephemera for religous organizations. Ephemera types include brochures, booklets, flyers, fact sheets, newsletters, newspapers, newspaper clippings, broadsides, political campaign literature, an I.L.G.W.U. song book, International Labor Defense 5th annual convention proceedings report (October 8-9, 1932), roll call, California state legislature publications, etc.

Date:

1908 (issued)

Subject:

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Mooney, Thomas J -- 1882-1942
Labor movement -- California
Labor movement -- United States
Civil rights -- California
Civil rights -- United States
Employee rights -- Political aspects -- California
Employee rights -- Political aspects -- United States
Labor unions -- California
Labor unions -- United States
Labor unions -- United States -- Songs and music
Labor unions and socialism -- California
Labor unions and socialism -- United States
Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931

Note:

Collection of labor and political activism ephemera, approximately 1927-1940, BANC MSS 2016/108, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; from Thomas J. Mooney papers (BANC MSS C-B 410); 2016.
In English, with some Spanish.

Type:

Ephemera.
Songbooks.
Newspapers.

Physical Description:

print
1.1 (1 7

Language:

English
Spanish

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2016/108 box 1
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 2
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 3
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 4
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 5
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 6
BANC MSS 2016/108 oversize folder 7
BANC MSS 2016/108

Origin:

California