Blacks in the Railroad Industry on Microfilm

Collection Number: 5989 mf

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Blacks in the Railroad Industry on Microfilm, 1946-1954
Collection Number:
5989 mf
Creator:
Scholarly Resources Inc.
Quantity:
1 microfilm reel
Forms of Material:
Records, microfilm.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Materials documenting the struggle of black railroad employees.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

This is a compilation of a variety of materials documenting the struggle of black railroad employees against ouster from the industry by the collusive actions of the companies and the unions. The papers have been divided into six sections: 1) Correspondence 2) Unions and Union-related organizations 3) Writings 4) Legal documents 5) Memoranda, and 6) Printed Material.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Scholarly Resources Inc.

Subjects:
Railroads--Employees--History
African Americans--Employment--History

Form and Genre Terms:
Records
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:
Blacks in the Railroad Industry on Microfilm #5989 mf. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.
SERIES LIST

Series Unions and Union-Related Organizations
Series Printed Material

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Reel 1 Item 1 1949-1950
Also includes undated correspondence
Reel 1 Item 2 1948-1949
Reel 1 Item 3 1953-1954
Also includes undated correspondence
Reel 1 Item 4 1949
Also includes undated correspondence
Reel 1 Item 5 1949
Also includes undated correspondence
Reel 1 Item 6
Reel 1 Item 7
Reel 1 Item 8 1949
Reel 1 Item 9 1954
Reel 1 Item 10 1948-1950
Reel 1 Item 11 1946-1953
1946-1947, 1953. Also includes undated correspondence
Reel 1 Item 12 1948-1953
Also includes undated correspondence