North American Student Cooperative League records, 1936-1977.


North American Student Cooperative League records, 1936-1977.

Materials and photographs relating to the student cooperative movement in the U.S. and Canada; also papers of Hayes Beall, director of the Educational Services of the Cooperative League of the U.S.A.; papers of Luther Buchele and the Intercooperative Council of the University of Michigan; and records of related cooperative societies. Correspondents include: Americans for Democratic Action, the Cooperative League of the U.S.A., the League for Industrial Democracy, the National Student Association, and. Jerry Voorhis.

12.4 linear ft.Photographs .4 linear ft.

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Voorhis, Jerry, 1901-1984 (person)

Horace Jeremiah Voorhis served as a U.S. congressman, and was a pioneer in the cooperative and group health movements. He was executive secretary of the Cooperative Health Federation of America and its successor, Group Health Association of America. From the description of Jerry Voorhis papers, 1947-1974. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63291422 From the guide to the Jerry Voorhis papers, 1947-1974, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Social Welfa...

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Outside of museum holdings, no comprehensive survey and inventory of campus artwork had been attempted since 1937. With support from the Michigan Commission on Art in Public Places, 1,076 items were inventoried during 1988-1990. Additional inventory work was undertaken in 1997-1998 for risk management purposed, but generated little new information. From the description of Inventory of University of Michigan-owned art, 1988-1990, 1997-1998. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id...

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Association of student cooperative houses and stores. From the description of North American Student Cooperative League records, 1936-1977. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34421615 The North American Student Cooperative League (NASCL) was founded in 1946 with the assistance of the Cooperative League of the U.S.A. Growing out of the cooperative movement begun on various college campuses in the late 1930s, NASCL was the amalgamation of several region...

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League for Industrial Democracy. (corporateBody)

The League for Industrial Democracy (LID) was founded in 1905 as the Intercollegiate Socialist Society by democratic socialist intellectuals to bring "education for the new social order" to the nation's campuses, but its name was changed in 1920 to broaden appeal and better reflect aims of social ownership and democratic control of industry. In 1922 Norman Thomas (1884-1968; later the Socialist Party's head and presidential candidate) joined Harry W. Laidler as Co-Director. LID campaigned throug...