Barbara Wertheimer Office Files

Collection Number: /4015

Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Barbara Wertheimer Office Files, 1971-1975
Collection Number:
/4015
Creator:
Wertheimer, Barbara
Quantity:
1 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records (documents).
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Barbara Mayer Wertheimer (1926-September 23, 1983) was an American labor historian and labor organizer from the 1940s through the early 1980s.
From 1947 to 1948 Ms. Wertheimer was an organizer and acting education director for the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. She worked briefly for the American Labor Education Service and then from 1961 to 1966 as a consultant for the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal. In 1966 Ms. Wertheimer joined the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University. While at Cornell she was a senior extension associate, director of the Trade Union Women's Studies program, and, from 1977 on, an associate professor and director of the Institute for Women and Work, which she cofounded. Ms. Wertheimer remained at Cornell until her death in 1983.
Ms. Wertheimer is well known for her monograph "We Were There: The Story of Working Women in America" (1977).
SUBJECTS

Names:
Wertheimer, Barbara M.
New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations --Faculty.

Form and Genre Terms:
Records (documents)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Access to the collections in the Kheel Center is restricted. Please contact a reference archivist for access to these materials.
Restrictions on Use:
This collection must be used in keeping with the Kheel Center Information Sheet and Procedures for Document Use.
Cite As:
Barbara Wertheimer Office Files #/4015. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5729: Barbara Wertheimer Research Files
5736: Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files
5736 P: Barbara Wertheimer Photographs
6144: Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files
6144 AV: Barbara Wertheimer Collection of Audio Recordings

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1972-1974
Box 1 Folder 2 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 3 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 4 1974-1975
Box 1 Folder 5 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 6 1974-1975
Box 1 Folder 7 1967
Box 1 Folder 8 1973
Box 1 Folder 9 1972-1974
Box 1 Folder 10 1974
Box 1 Folder 11 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 12 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 13 1967-1974
Box 1 Folder 14 1968-1974
Box 1 Folder 15 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 16 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 17 1973
Box 1 Folder 18 1972-1974
Box 1 Folder 19 1974
Box 1 Folder 20 1973-1974
Box 1 Folder 21 1974
Box 1 Folder 22 1975
Box 1 Folder 23 1967-1974
Box 1 Folder 24 1974
Box 1 Folder 25 1974
Box 1 Folder 26 1968
Box 1 Folder 27 1967-1975
Box 1 Folder 28 1974
Box 1 Folder 29
Box 1 Folder 30 1973
Box 1 Folder 31 1973
Box 1 Folder 32 1972-1973
Box 1 Folder 33 1974
Box 1 Folder 34 1971
Box 1 Folder 35 1972
Box 1 Folder 35 1972