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, records (documents).
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.

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