Elaine Leeder Collection of Rose Pesotta Papers, 1912-1961.


Elaine Leeder Collection of Rose Pesotta Papers, 1912-1961.


Correspondence, publications, photographs, and videotapes of Rose Pesotta, organizer for the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

1.3 linear feet.


SNAC Resource ID: 7907614

Cornell University Library

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