Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files

Collection Number: 6144

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files, 1971-1990
Collection Number:
6144
Creator:
Wertheimer, Barbara
Quantity:
2.5 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Barbara Mayer Wertheimer (1926-September 23, 1983) was an American labor historian and labor organizer from the 1940s through the early 1980s.
From 1947 to 1948 Ms. Wertheimer was an organizer and acting education director for the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. She worked briefly for the American Labor Education Service and then from 1961 to 1966 as a consultant for the New York State Division of Housing and Community Renewal. In 1966 Ms. Wertheimer joined the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University. While at Cornell she was a senior extension associate, director of the Trade Union Women's Studies program, and, from 1977 on, an associate professor and director of the Institute for Women and Work, which she cofounded. Ms. Wertheimer remained at Cornell until her death in 1983.
Ms. Wertheimer is well known for her monograph "We Were There: The Story of Working Women in America" (1977).
SUBJECTS

Names:
Newman, Pauline
Wertheimer, Barbara
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) -- Archives
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union --Archives

Subjects:
Women labor union members
Arbitration, Industrial

Form and Genre Terms:
Records.


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:
Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files #6144. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
/4015: Barbara Wertheimer Office Files
5729: Barbara Wertheimer Research Files
5736: Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files
5736 P: Barbara Wertheimer Photographs
6144 AV: Barbara Wertheimer Collection of Audio Recordings

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1973-1979
Box 1 Folder 2 1980
Box 1 Folder 3 1973
8-Dec-73
Box 1 Folder 4 1974
March 23-24, 1974
Box 1 Folder 5 1975
December 5-7, 1975
Box 1 Folder 6 1971-1978
Box 1 Folder 7 1981
3/26-27/81
Box 1 Folder 8 1974
9-Nov-74
Box 1 Folder 9 1974-1977
Box 1 Folder 10 1979
Box 1 Folder 11 1977
September 15-18, 1977
Box 1 Folder 12 1977
1977 CLUW Convention
Box 1 Folder 13 1973-1980
Box 1 Folder 14 1979
Box 1 Folder 15 1979-1980
Box 1 Folder 16 1983-1984
Box 1 Folder 17 1974-1977
Box 1 Folder 18 1974-1976
Box 1 Folder 19 1975-1978
Box 1 Folder 20 1973-1975
Box 1 Folder 21 1974
Box 1 Folder 22 1975
Box 1 Folder 23 1976
Box 1 Folder 24 1977
Box 1 Folder 25 1978
Box 1 Folder 26 1979
Box 1 Folder 27 1974-1975
Box 1 Folder 28 1978
Box 1 Folder 29 1980
Box 1 Folder 30 1981
Oct-81
Box 2 Folder 31a 1976-1979
Box 2 Folder 31b 1980-1981
Box 2 Folder 31c 1974-1976
Box 2 Folder 32 1975
Box 2 Folder 33 1973-1990
Box 2 Folder 34 1974-1975
Box 2 Folder 35 1975-1977
Box 2 Folder 36 1974-1980
Box 2 Folder 37 1985
Box 2 Folder 38 1982
Box 2 Folder 39
Box 2 Folder 40 1982
Box 2 Folder 41a 1985-1987
Box 2 Folder 41b 1979-1987
Box 2 Folder 42 1980-1984
Box 2 Folder 43 1982-1983
Box 3 Folder 44 1978
Box 3 Folder 45
Box 3 Folder 46 1972-1978
Box 3 Folder 47 1972
Box 3 Folder 48 1972
Box 3 Folder 49 1973
Box 3 Folder 50 1973
Box 3 Folder 51