"Weaving For Victory: Weaving Today the Pattern of Tomorrow" TWUA Radio Scripts

Collection Number: 6390

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
"Weaving For Victory: Weaving Today the Pattern of Tomorrow" TWUA Radio Scripts, 1943-1984
Collection Number:
6390
Creator:
Textile Workers' Union of America (TWUA) Scardino, Margaret Ostrow, Alice Scardino
Quantity:
0.5 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Transcripts, correspondence, news cliippings.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Collection contains scripts from the TWUA radio program "Weaving For Victory" which ran from May 1943 through December 1943.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) was an union for textile workers originally established through the Congress of Industrial Oranizations in 1939. In 1976 it merged with the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America and became the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU).
SUBJECTS

Names:
Scardino, Margaret
Ostrow, Alice Scardino
Textile Workers' Union of America (TWUA)

Form and Genre Terms:
Transcripts
News cliippings
Correspondence


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:
"Weaving For Victory: Weaving Today the Pattern of Tomorrow" TWUA Radio Scripts #6390. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1984
Box 1 Folder 2 1943
To TWUA President Emil Rieve, August 12, 1943.
Box 1 Folder 3 1943
Box 1 Folder 4 1943
Box 1 Folder 5 1943
Box 1 Folder 6 1943
Box 1 Folder 7 1943
Box 1 Folder 8 1943
Box 1 Folder 9 1943
Box 1 Folder 10 1943
"Winding up the Program" Final broadcast of the series
Box 1 Folder 11 1943
Newspaper, September 1943, Doak Special Election Issue
Box 1 Folder 12 1943
Newspaper clipping, August 23, 1943. Cartoons highlighting the problems of workers on the home front