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Rand School of Social Science, Dept. of Labor Research records,

Title
Rand School of Social Science, Dept. of Labor Research records, 1916-1923.
Author
Rand School of Social Science. Department of Labor Research.
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Description
.8 linear foot (2 boxes).
Subjects
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • The Rand School of Social Science, a socialist institution, was founded in New York City in 1906.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 2522
Author
Rand School of Social Science. Department of Labor Research.
Title
Rand School of Social Science, Dept. of Labor Research records, 1916-1923.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection contains correspondence and writings of Trachtenberg while he was director of the Dept. of Labor Research at the Rand School. Correspondence consists primarily of letters received by Trachtenberg and documents the preparation and reception of the American Labor Yearbook, 1916, and an effort in 1918 to have the New York legislature abolish night work in bakeries. Included are letters from representatives of labor unions, socialist groups and journals, university professors, and government officials. Also, typescripts of articles, reports and other writings mainly on socialist and labor topics.
Biography
The Rand School of Social Science, a socialist institution, was founded in New York City in 1906. Alexander Trachtenberg was director of the school's Dept. of Labor Research.
Finding Aids
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Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958.
Danish, Max D.
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926.
Debs, Theodore, 1864-1945.
Katayama, Sen, 1859-1933.
Kelley, Florence, 1859-1932.
Laidler, Harry Wellington, 1884-1970.
Lippmann, Walter, 1889-1974.
Marsh, Benjamin Clarke, 1877-1952.
Nearing, Scott, 1883-
Schlossberg, Joseph.
Toller, Ernst, 1893-1939.
Trachtenberg, Alexander L., 1884-1966.
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940.
LCCN
ms 73000701
Research Call Number
MssCol 2522
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