Brookwood Labor College Pamphlets and Documents

Collection Number: 5455

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Brookwood Labor College Pamphlets and Documents, 1933-1936
Collection Number:
5455
Creator:
Brookwood Labor College
Quantity:
0.5 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Pamphlets, publications.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Pamphlets and documents concerning Brookwood Labor College programs, the school's relations with the American Federation of Labor and other union issues. Mostly ephemeral printed materials
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The Brookwood Labor College, 1920-1938, was a two year residential school for workers, affiliated with the American Labor Education Service and held at Katonah, N.Y.
The faculty, organized as the Brookwood Labor College (Local 189 of the American Federation of Teachers, American Federation of Labor) consisted of executives and specialists from various unions, government agencies, and faculty of universities and colleges. The curriculum included courses in journalism, English, economics, science, dramatics, and various labor related issues and topics.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

This collection consists of pamphlets, ephemeral printed materials, and other printed documents from the Brookwood Labor College.
Materials include bulletins and announcements of courses (1927-1933); program agenda for the Brookwood Railroad Labor Institute (1926); statements and reports pertaining to the American Federation of Labor's withdrawal of support for the Brookwood program; and pamphlets and reports pertaining to workers' education, programs at Brookwood, union administration, textile and mining industries, protective labor legislation, union organizing, labor songs, and the Railroad Labor Institute.
The collection is arranged alphabetically by title.
SUBJECTS

Names:
American Federation of Labor
Brookwood Labor College

Subjects:
Adult education. United States. Curricula.
Adult education teachers.
Labor and laboring classes. United States. Songs and music.
Workers' education. Miners. United States.
Workers' education. Railroads. United States.
Workers' education. Textile workers. United States.
Workers' education. United States.


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Cite As:
Brookwood Labor College Pamphlets and Documents #5455. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1927
Box 1 Folder 1 1927
Author: A. J. Muste
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 1 1927
Author: A. J. Muste
Notes: Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 2 1928
Box 1 Folder 2 1928
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 3
Box 1 Folder 3
Author: Brookwood Labor Cooperating Committee
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 3 1925
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 4 1926
Box 1 Folder 4 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 4 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 4 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: Copy 3.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 5 1926
Box 1 Folder 5 1926
Author: A. J. Muste
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 6 1927-1933
Box 1 Folder 6 1927
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 6 1928
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 6 1929-1930
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 6 1932-1933
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 7
Box 1 Folder 7
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 8 1936
Box 1 Folder 8 1936
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: January 18, 1936. Frank's Hofbrau, New York, NY
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 8 1936
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: January 18, 1936. Frank's Hofbrau, New York, NY. Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 8 1936
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 8 1936
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 9 1928
Box 1 Folder 9 1928
Author: Brookwood Board of Directors
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1925-1927
Box 1 Folder 10 1925
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: August 9-22, 1925.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: July 12-17, 1926. Auspices of United Textile Workers of America
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: July 19-31, 1926. Auspices International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: August 1-14, 1926. Auspices Railway Employes' Department of A.F. of L. and International R.R. Labor Unions
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1926
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: August 1-14, 1926. Auspices Railway Employes' Department of A.F. of L. and International R.R. Labor Unions
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1927
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: July 24-30, 1927. Initiated by Educational Department Ladies' Auxiliary, International Association of Machinists
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1927
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: August 1-13, 1927.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 10 1925
Author: Brookwood Labor College
Notes: August 2-8, 1925.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 11 1936
Box 1 Folder 11 1936
Author: Joel Seidman
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 11 1936
Author: Joel Seidman
Notes: Revised edition.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 12 1927-1929
Box 1 Folder 12 1927
Author: A. J. Muste
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 12 1929
Author: A. J. Muste
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 13 1932
Box 1 Folder 13 1932
Author: Katherine H. Pollak
Notes: Brookwood Labor Pamphlets
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 13 1932
Author: Katherine H. Pollak
Notes: Brookwood Labor Pamphlets
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 13 1932
Author: Katherine H. Pollak
Notes: Brookwood Labor Pamphlets. Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 13 1932
Author: Katherine H. Pollak
Notes: Brookwood Labor Pamphlets
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 14 1929
Box 1 Folder 14 1929
Author: A. J. Muste
Notes: A reply to a statement issued by President William Green of the American Federation of Labor on January 26, 1929.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 15
Box 1 Folder 15
Author: Maurice Goldbloom; John Herling; Joel Seidman; Elizabeth Yard; Joseph Schlossberg
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 16 1925-1927
Box 1 Folder 16
Author: A. J. Muste
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 16 1925-1926
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 16 1926-1927
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 17 1933
Box 1 Folder 17 1933
Author: Brookwood Fellowship Bazaar
Notes: December 2-4, 1933. Irving Plaza, New York, NY
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 17 1933
Author: Brookwood Fellowship Bazaar
Notes: December 2-4, 1933. Irving Plaza, New York, NY. Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 18 1928
Box 1 Folder 18 1928
Author: Brookwood Board of Directors
Notes: A statement adopted by the Board of Directors of Brookwood Labor College at a meeting held in New York City, December 27, 1928.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 19
Box 1 Folder 19
Author: Mark Starr; Helen Norton
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 20 1933
Box 1 Folder 20 1933
Author: Brookwood Fellowship Bazaar
Notes: December, 8-10, 1933. Yorkville Casino, New York City.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 20 1933
Author: Brookwood Fellowship Bazaar
Notes: December, 8-10, 1933. Yorkville Casino, New York City. Copy 2.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 20 1933
Author: Brookwood Fellowship Bazaar
Notes: December, 8-10, 1933. Yorkville Casino, New York City. Copy 3.
Format: Publication
Language: English.
Box 1 Folder 21 1936
Box 1 Folder 21 1936
Author: Abraham Lefkowitz
Format: Publication
Language: English.