Case studies and records of labor issues arranged alphabetically by city or town covering Canton, Ohio through Muncie, Indiana. Materials include overviews of conflicts and negotiations, suggested actions, resolutions, recommendations for conflict management, and other documents. In addition, materials may address union disputes, internal conflicts regarding policies and labor activities, anti-union efforts, and other matters relating to labor work. Material relating to Harlan, Kentucky describes the conflict between mine workers and management and the subsequent imprisonment of workers.
Harlan, Kentucky, United States
Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Coatesville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States
Danville, Danville, Virginia, United States
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States
Fresno, Fresno, California, United States
Galveston, Galveston Island, Galveston, Texas, United States
Gary, Lake, Indiana, United States
Germantown, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Kane, McKean, Pennsylvania, United States
Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States
Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States
Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States
East Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, United States
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Mobile, Mobile, Alabama, United States
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The records are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection with the following accesptions: Portions of the physical papers are stored offsite. To access the microfilm reels and boxes 893-964 and 1061-1132, researchers must give two working days advance notice. Access to audiovisual materials may first require production of research copies.
To the extent that it owns copyright, the YWCA of the U.S.A. has retained copyright of the records in this group; however, copyright in other items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. In all other cases, YWCA of the U.S.A. has authorized the Sophia Smith Collection to grant permission to publish reproductions or quotations on its behalf. For materials in the collection not created by YWCA of the U.S.A., researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them if reqired by law. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with the use of those materials.
Labor cases, Sophia Smith Collection, MS 324, Smith College Special Collections, Northampton, Massachusetts.
Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel 109