Barbara Wertheimer Collection of Audio Recordings

Collection Number: 6144 AV

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Barbara Wertheimer Collection of Audio Recordings, 1973-1982
Collection Number:
6144 AV
Creator:
Wertheimer, Barbara
Quantity:
15.3 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Audiovisual materials.
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:
Wertheimer, Barbara

Subjects:
Women labor leaders

Form and Genre Terms:
Audiovisual materials.


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 Collection of Audio Recordings #6144 AV. 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: Barbara Wertheimer Additional Files

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 5 Item 1 1975
February 10, 1975
Box 5 Item 2 1976
May 19, 1976
Box 5 Item 3 1976
November 1976
Box 5 Item 4
Incomplete
Box 6
Box 7
Box 8
Box 9 1974
Box 10 1976
Box 11 1973
Box 12 1973
Box 13 1973
Box 14 1974
Box 15 1974
Box 16 1974
Box 17
Box 18 1973
Box 19 1973
copy 2
Box 20 1973
copy 1
Box 21 1976
Box 22 1976
Box 23 1974
Box 24
Box 25
Box 26
Box 27
Box 28 1976
Box 29 1974
Box 30
Box 31 1976
Box 32 1974
Box 33
Box 34
Box 35 1980
Box 36 1976
Box 37 1976
Box 38
Box 39 1976
Box 40 1976
Box 41 1976
Box 42 1974
Box 43 1980
Box 44
Box 45 1976
Box 46 1973
Box 47 1973
Box 48 1973
Box 49
Box 50 1977
Box 51 1977
Box 52 1977
Box 53 1977
Box 54
Box 55
Box 56
Box 57
Box 58
Box 59 1978
Box 60
Box 61 1982
Box 62 1980
Box 63 1980
Box 64 1978
Box 65 1978
Box 66 1978
Box 67 1978
Box 68 1979
Box 69 1979
Box 70 1977
Box 71 1977
Box 72 1977
Box 73 1977
Box 74 1977
Box 75 1977
Box 76 1977
Box 77 1979
Box 78
Box 79
Box 80
Box 81
Box 82 1978
Box 83
Box 84
Box 85
Box 86
Box 87
Box 88
Box 89
Box 90
Box 91
Box 92
Box 93 1979
Box 94 1979
Box 95
Box 96 1981
Box 97 1981
Box 98 1981
Box 99 1974
Box 100
Box 101
Box 102
Box 103
Box 104
Box 105
Box 106 1974
Box 107
Box 108 1974
Box 109 1974
Box 110
Box 111 1974
Box 112
Box 113
Box 114
Box 115
Box 116 1974
Box 117
Box 118
Box 119
Box 120
Box 121
Box 122
Box 123
Box 124
Box 125
Box 126
Box 127
Box 128
Box 129
Box 130
Box 131
Box 132
Box 133
Box 134 1978
Box 135 1978
Box 136
Box 137