Arthur O. Lewis papers. [archival material]. 1954-1963.


Lewis, Arthur O. (Arthur Orcutt). Arthur O. Lewis papers. [archival material]. 1954-1963.

Arthur O. Lewis papers. [archival material]. 1954-1963.

Correspondence, notes, and pamphlets documenting Arthur Lewis' involvement with the American Federation of Teachers, the Pennsylvania Federation of Teachers, and Local 500 of the American Federation of Teachers located in State College, Pennsylvania.

2.5 cubic ft. (2 boxes).

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