James Thayer Gerould papers, 1907-1918.


James Thayer Gerould papers, 1907-1918.

The collection consist of a small amount of Gerould's personal and professional correspondence, largely with his brother Gordon Hall Gerould. In addition, there is a collection of correspondence related to Delta Kappa Epsilon dealing with efforts to raise money locally and nationally. Finally, included is a collection of speeches discussing library theory, a history of the labor movement as it relates to the Industrial Workers of the World, and a collection of arguments for improved housing ordinance in Minneapolis.

3 folders.

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Delta Kappa Epsilon

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Gerould, James Thayer, 1872-1951

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James Thayer Gerould was Librarian of the University of Minnesota, 1906-1920. From the description of James Thayer Gerould papers, 1907-1918. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63301028 James Thayer Gerould, A.B. Dartmouth College (1895). Assistant, General Theological Seminary (1896-1897). Serials Supervisor, Columbia University (1897-1900). University Librarian, University of Missouri (1900-1906). University Librarian, University of Mi...

Industrial Workers of the World

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The IWW is a labor organization dedicated to uniting laborers around the world into a single large union. From the description of Collection 1916-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 778701431 Established in Chicago in 1905 by sponsors of socialism and the remnants of previous labor unions, including the Knights of Labor, Western Federation of Miners and the American Labor Union, the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), or "Wobblies", evolved into a radical industrial unio...