Archives Foreign File (AFF)

Collection Number: 5582

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Archives Foreign File (AFF),
Collection Number:
5582
Creator:
Kheel Center
Quantity:
80.1 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Pamphlets.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Language:
Collection material in English, Czechoslovakian, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

The Archives Foreign File is a collection of printed ephemeral documents, issued primarily by foreign and international trade unions and labor organizations. All continents are represented, though the majority of materials is of European origin. Topics covered in this collection include union organizing, unemployment, working conditions, the working class, the labor movement, industrial relations, worker education, international trade unionism, works councils, automation, economic conditions and trends, labor markets, foreign relations, and political movements, including fascism, socialism, and communism. Included in this collection are materials on the World Confederation of Labor and the World Federation of Trade Unions.
Due to the volume of material in this collection the finding aid has been divided into four sections.
Section 1: Boxes 1-22
Section 2: Boxes 23-44
Section 3: Boxes 45-66
Section 4: Boxes 67-79
Boxes 80-81 have not been inventoried at this time.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives

Subjects:
Labor unions
Labor unions--Political activity
Labor unions and foreign policy
Labor movement
International labor activities
Working class
Working class--Education
Industrial relations
Labor market
Unemployment
Economic history
Works councils
Work environment
Management--Employee participation
International relations
Labor unions and communism
Labor unions and socialism
Labor unions and fascism
Industrial safety
Industrial hygiene
Communism
Fascism
Socialism
Automation

Form and Genre Terms:
Pamphlets


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:
Archives Foreign File (AFF) #5582. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
5582: Archives Foreign File (AFF) Section 4: Boxes 67-79. Boxes 80-82 have not been inventoried at this point.