Katherine Pollack Ellickson Papers on Microfilm

Collection Number: 5425 mf

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Katherine Pollack Ellickson Papers on Microfilm, 1937
Collection Number:
5425 mf
Creator:
Ellickson, Katherine (Pollack)
Quantity:
3 microfilm reels
Forms of Material:
Papers (documents), microfilm.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
The collection consists of meeting minutes, press releases, notes on conferences, speeches, field reports, etc.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Katherine Pollak Ellickson was a member of the original office staff of the Congress for Industrial Organization during the period November 1935-December 1937.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

This accession number has been assigned to the microfilm copy of the papers of Katherine Pollak Ellickson a member of the original office staff of the Congress for Industrial Organization during the period November 1935 - December 1937.
The microfilm was made at NA and received at this Library March 6, 1968, the original documents being returned to Mrs. Ellickson. The accession consists of one negative and one positive cony of the papers of three reels each. The total number of frames amounts to approximately 2,500.
The film is prefaced with Mrs. Ellickson's explanation of the work of her office and a general description of the papers. In this statement she indicates that the papers reflect her widely varied work as assistant to CIO Director John Brophy and that they contain notes on meetings and conferences; notes for preparing Brophy's reports, speeches and articles; her own writings in preparation for publication, pamphlets, circular letters, news releases, etc.; and papers pertaining to office functions indicating the role of the central office in preparing charters for local unions, field reports, statistical analyses and other administrative details. Much of the material is in the form of holograph notes, working papers, drafts of speeches and press releases, and other rough material.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Ellickson, Katherine Pollak, 1905-1996.

Form and Genre Terms:
Papers (documents)
Microfilm.


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:
Katherine Pollack Ellickson Papers on Microfilm #5425 mf. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Reel 1 Item 1
includes press releases of such meetings. Pencil notes and, typescript drafts.
Reel 1 Item 2
Reel 1 Item 3
Reel 1 Item 4
Reel 1 Item 5
Interviews, in part arranged by industrial groupings.
Reel 1 Item 6
Reel 1 Item 7
Reel 1 Item 8
Reel 1 Item 9
Reel 1 Item 10
Reel 2 Item 1
Reel 2 Item 2
Reel 2 Item 3
Reel 2 Item 4
forms for filing & form letters
Reel 2 Item 5
Reel 2 Item 6
Reel 2 Item 7 1937
Reel 2 Item 8 1937
Reel 2 Item 9 1937
Notes and drafts
Reel 2 Item 10
Reel 2 Item 11
Reel 2 Item 12
Reel 2 Item 13
Reel 2 Item 14
Reel 2 Item 15
Reel 3 Item 1
[i.e., Procedures in establishing local unions, organization of locals, constitutions and by-laws, standing rules.
Reel 3 Item 2