International Workers Order Case Files

Collection Number: 5940

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
International Workers Order Case Files,
Collection Number:
5940
Creator:
International Workers Order (IWO)
Quantity:
12 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records (documents).
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The International Workers Order (IWO) was a Communist Party-affiliated insurance, mutual benefit and fraternal organization founded in 1930 and disbanded in 1954 as the result of legal action undertaken by the state of New York in 1951. Right after World War II, the IWO had almost 200,000 members.
SUBJECTS

Names:
International Workers' Order.
United States. Department of Justice.
United States. Immigration and Naturalization Service.

Subjects:
Socialism -- United States.
Labor unions and communism .

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:
International Workers Order Case Files #5940. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5276: International Workers Order (IWO) Records
5940 mf: International Workers Order's Immigration and Naturalization Files on Microfilm

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
Box 1 Folder 1 1953
Box 1 Folder 2
Box 1 Folder 3 1953
Box 1 Folder 4 1953
Box 1 Folder 5
Box 1 Folder 6 1953
Box 1 Folder 7
Box 1 Folder 8 1953
Box 1 Folder 9 1953
Box 1 Folder 10
Box 1 Folder 11 1951
Box 1 Folder 12 1952
Box 1 Folder 13
Box 1 Folder 14 1950
Box 1 Folder 15
Box 1 Folder 16 1956
Box 1 Folder 17 1950
Box 1 Folder 18
Box 1 Folder 19
Box 1 Folder 20
Box 1 Folder 21
Box 1 Folder 22 1952
Box 1 Folder 23 1951
Box 1 Folder 24 1953
Box 1 Folder 25 1952
Box 1 Folder 26 1951
Box 1 Folder 27
Box 1 Folder 28 1952
Box 1 Folder 29
Box 1 Folder 30
Box 1 Folder 31 1951
Box 1 Folder 32
Box 2
Box 2 Folder 1
Box 2 Folder 2 1954
Box 2 Folder 3
Box 2 Folder 4 1950
October 1950
Box 2 Folder 5
Box 2 Folder 6
Box 2 Folder 7
Box 3
Box 3 Folder 1
Box 3 Folder 2
Box 3 Folder 3
Box 3 Folder 4
Box 3 Folder 5
Box 3 Folder 6
Box 3 Folder 7
Box 3 Folder 8
Box 4
Box 4 Folder 1
Box 4 Folder 2
Box 4 Folder 3
Box 4 Folder 4 1951
January 29,1951-March 7,1951
Box 4 Folder 5 1951
January 29, 1951-March 7,1951
Box 5
Box 5 Folder 1
Pages 2345-3106
Box 5 Folder 2
Pages 1-770
Box 5 Folder 3
Pages 1549-2344
Box 5 Folder 4
Pages 3107-3830
Box 5 Folder 5
Pages 771-1548
Box 5 Folder 6 1952
Box 5 Folder 7 1952-1953
Box 5 Folder 8
Box 5 Folder 9
Box 5 Folder 10
Box 5 Folder 11
Box 5 Folder 12
Box 5 Folder 13
Box 5 Folder 14
Box 5 Folder 15
Box 5 Folder 16
Box 5 Folder 17
Pages 3831-4195
Box 6
Box 6 Folder 1
Pages 1-770
Box 6 Folder 2 1952-1953
Pages 1549-2344
Box 6 Folder 3 1952-1953
Pages 3831-4218
Box 6 Folder 4 1952-1953
Pages 771-1548
Box 6 Folder 5 1936
Box 6 Folder 6
Box 6 Folder 7
Box 6 Folder 8
Box 6 Folder 9
Box 6 Folder 10
Box 6 Folder 11
Box 6 Folder 12
Box 6 Folder 13
Box 6 Folder 14
Box 6 Folder 15
Box 6 Folder 16
Box 6 Folder 17
Box 6 Folder 18
Box 6 Folder 19
Box 6 Folder 20
Box 6 Folder 21
Box 6 Folder 22
Box 6 Folder 23
Box 6 Folder 24
Box 6 Folder 25
Box 6 Folder 26
Box 6 Folder 27
Box 7
Box 7 Folder 1 1950
Box 7 Folder 2 1950
Box 7 Folder 3 1950
Box 7 Folder 4 1950
Box 7 Folder 5 1950
Box 7 Folder 6 1950
Box 7 Folder 7 1950
Box 7 Folder 8 1950
Box 7 Folder 9 1950
Box 7 Folder 10 1950
Box 7 Folder 11 1950
Box 7 Folder 12 1950
Box 7 Folder 13 1950
Box 7 Folder 14 1950
Box 7 Folder 15 1950
Box 7 Folder 16 1950
Box 7 Folder 17 1950
Box 8
Box 8 Folder 1
Box 8 Folder 2
Box 8 Folder 3
Box 8 Folder 4
Box 8 Folder 5
Box 8 Folder 6
Box 9
Box 9 Folder 1 1951
from February 1951 thru: April 11,1951 Box #1577
Box 9 Folder 2 1950-1951
May 16,1950-January 31,1951
Box 9 Folder 3 1951
from July 1951 thru November 30,1951
Box 9 Folder 4 1951
April 12, 1951-June 29,1951 Box #1577
Box 9 Folder 5 1954
January 1954
Box 9 Folder 6 1953
May 1953-December 1953
Box 9 Folder 7
Box 9 Folder 8 1952-1953
IWO Box #1577
Box 9 Folder 9 1951-1952
December 1951-September, 1952
Box 10
Box 10 Folder 1
Box 10 Folder 2
Box 10 Folder 3
Box 10 Folder 4
Box 10 Folder 5
Box 10 Folder 6
Releases by: International Workers Order, Jewish Peoples Fraternal Order, Douglas Lincoln Fraternal Society, Hungarian Brotherhood of the IWO, Ukrainian American Fraternal Union, The Garibaldi, The Slovak Workers Society, Hungarian - Russian Fraternal Soc
Box 10 Folder 7
Box 10 Folder 8
Box 10 Folder 9
Box 11
Box 11 Folder 1
Box 11 Folder 2
Box 11 Folder 3 1951
Box 11 Folder 4
Box 11 Folder 5
Box 11 Folder 6
Box 11 Folder 7
Box 11 Folder 8
Box 11 Folder 9
Box 12
Box 12 Folder 1
Pages 1-1548
Box 12 Folder 2
Box 12 Folder 3
Box 12 Folder 4