Lewis Graham Hines Papers 1916-1959 (bulk 1939-1956)


Lewis Graham Hines Papers 1916-1959 (bulk 1939-1956)

Labor leader and public official. Correspondence, speeches and writings, subject files, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Hines's activities in organized labor, especially with the American Federation of Labor, and as an official in state offices in Pennsylvania and with the federal government.

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