Newman, Pauline, 1927-

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Trade-unionist.

From the description of Oral history interview with Pauline Newman, 1976. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321618

Labor organizer, union official, and socialist, Newman (ca.1890-1986), an immigrant from Lithuania and a factory worker when very young, was the first woman organizer for the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union, Director of Health Education at its Union Health Center, and an active member of the National and New York Women's Trade Union League. She represented the ILGWU and the WTUL at numerous committees and conferences on the state, national, and international levels. After 1924 she lived usually with Frieda S. Miller; together they raised Miller's adopted daughter.

From the description of Additional papers, 1926-1982 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 544287281

From the description of Papers, 1903-1982 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122576243

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creatorOf Newman, Pauline. Hugo and Wordsworth: poets of nature. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Miller, Frieda S. Additional papers, 1948-1963 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Wertheimer, Barbara. Barbara Wertheimer. Additional files, 1972-1987. Cornell University Library
creatorOf International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Union Health Center. ILGWU. Union Health Center records, 1911-1977. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Newman, Pauline. Pauline M. Newman, autobiography, 1969. Cornell University Library
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Communications Dept., Biography files. Pt.3. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations (University of Michigan-Wayne State University). Program on Woman and Work. Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations, Women and Work Program (University of Michigan) transcripts of oral history project, 1978-1979. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Rose Schneiderman Collection. Photographic prints, 1909-1962. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Newman, Pauline,. Oral history interview with Pauline Newman, 1976. Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban Affairs
referencedIn Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives. New Yorkers at Work Oral History Collection. Oral histories [sound recording], 1979. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. ILGWU. Oral history. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Newman, Pauline M. Autobiography. 1969. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Newman, Pauline. Additional papers, 1926-1982 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Newman, Pauline. Papers, 1903-1982 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Dreier, Mary E. (Mary Elisabeth), 1875-1963. Papers, 1797-1963 (inclusive), 1897-1963 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Caylor, George Nathan, 1885-1973. Papers, ca. 1955-1965. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Communications Dept. ILGWU. Communications Department biography file photographs. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Miller, Frieda S. Papers, 1909-1973 (inclusive), 1929-1967 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Caylor, George Nathan, 1885-1973. Papers, 1903-1973. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Tyler, Gus. ILGWU. Oral histories, 1966-1985. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Yivo Institute for Jewish Research. Yivo archives - Interviews in Amerikaner, Yiddishe Geschichte Bel-Pe, 1963-1964. Cornell University Library
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associatedWith Adams, Mildred, 1894- person
associatedWith Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America. corporateBody
associatedWith American Federation of Labor. corporateBody
associatedWith Anderson, Mary, 1872-1964. person
associatedWith Bolton, Frances Payne, 1885-1977. person
associatedWith Bondfield, Margaret. person
associatedWith Borah, William Edgar, 1865-1940. person
associatedWith Brownell, Herbert, 1904-1996. person
associatedWith Burger, Elisabeth. person
associatedWith Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947. person
associatedWith Caylor, George Nathan, 1885-1973. person
associatedWith Christman, Elisabeth, 1881-1975. person
associatedWith Coit, Eleanor G. person
associatedWith Cook, Cara. person
associatedWith Cook, Nancy, 1882-1941. person
associatedWith Douglas, Helen Gahagan, 1900-1981. person
associatedWith Dreier, Mary E. (Mary Elisabeth), 1875-1963. person
associatedWith Dubinsky, David, 1892- person
associatedWith Edwards, India. person
associatedWith Gawthorpe, Mary. person
associatedWith Green, William, 1870-1952. person
associatedWith Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891- person
associatedWith Herrick, Elinore Morehouse, 1895-1964. person
associatedWith Hillman, Bessie. person
associatedWith Hillquit, Morris, 1869-1933. person
associatedWith Hoffman, Anna Rosenberg, 1902-1983. person
associatedWith Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1979. person
associatedWith Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations (University of Michigan-Wayne State University). Program on Woman and Work. corporateBody
associatedWith Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations (University of Michigan--Wayne State University). Program on Women and Work. corporateBody
associatedWith International Confederation of Free Trade Unions. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Communications Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Health Center. corporateBody
associatedWith International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Union Health Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Ives, Irving McNeill, 1896-1962. person
associatedWith Jacobs, Sophia Yarnall, 1902- person
associatedWith Kessler-Harris, Alice. person
associatedWith Keyserling, Mary Dublin, 1910- person
associatedWith Kirchwey, Freda, 1893-1976. person
associatedWith La Guardia, Fiorello H. (Fiorello Henry), 1882-1947. person
associatedWith Lash, Joseph P., 1909- person
associatedWith Leab, Daniel J. person
associatedWith Lehman, Herbert Henry, 1878-1963. person
associatedWith Lenroot, Katharine F. (Katharine Fredrica), 1891-1982. person
associatedWith Meany, George, 1894-1980. person
associatedWith Miller, Frieda S. person
associatedWith Miller, Frieda Segelke, 1889-1973. person
associatedWith National Women's Trade Union League of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Nestor, Agnes, 1880-1948. person
associatedWith O'Reilly, Leonora, 1870-1927. person
associatedWith Owen, David. person
associatedWith Paret, Bertha R. person
associatedWith Perkins, Frances, 1880-1965. person
associatedWith Pesotta, Rose. person
associatedWith Peterson, Esther Eggertsen, 1906- person
associatedWith Polier, Justine Wise, 1903-1987. person
associatedWith Rankin, Jeannette, 1880-1973. person
associatedWith Robins, Margaret Dreier. person
associatedWith Robins, Raymond, 1873-1954. person
associatedWith Rooney, John J., 1903- person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. person
associatedWith Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007. person
associatedWith Schneiderman, Rose, 1882- person
associatedWith Smith, Margaret Chase, 1897-1995. person
associatedWith Socialist Party (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Swartz, Maud. person
associatedWith Swartz, Nelle. person
associatedWith Switzer, Mary Elizabeth, 1900-1971. person
associatedWith Thompson, Dorothy, 1894- person
associatedWith Tobin, Maurice Joseph, 1901-1953. person
associatedWith Tone, Gertrude Franchot. person
associatedWith United States. Women's Bureau. corporateBody
associatedWith Van Kleeck, Mary, 1883- person
associatedWith Wagner, Robert Ferdinand, 1877-1953. person
associatedWith Wayne State University. Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith Wertheimer, Barbara M., person
associatedWith Winslow, Mary N. (Mary Nelson) person
associatedWith Women's Trade Union League of Boston. corporateBody
associatedWith Women's Trade Union League of New York. corporateBody
associatedWith Women's Trade Union League of Philadelphia. corporateBody
associatedWith Woodsmall, Ruth Frances, 1883-1963. person
associatedWith Yivo Institute for Jewish Research. corporateBody
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minimum wage
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Jews--Social life and customs
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Birth 1927-06-20

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