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Title: International Fur and Leather Workers Union Records,
Creator: International Fur and Leather Workers Union
33.3 linear ft.
Reports, pamphlets, correspondence, minutes, proceedings, photographs, records.
The records, 1913-1955, comprise General Executive Board minutes, administrative records, local union correspondence, and papers of union officers. Well documented are the union's organizing efforts, the internal struggles against corruption, and the radical activities of its members. Much material pertains to the effects of conservative pressures on its leaders - particularly Ben Gold - to renounce their radical persuasion.

Call number: 5676
Language: Collection material in English
Repository: Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library