Series 2, Subseries 6. Correspondence with participating universities, 1951-1957.

ArchivalResource

Series 2, Subseries 6. Correspondence with participating universities, 1951-1957.

Materials regarding programs at the University of Wisconsin include letters of Edwin Young (director, University of Wisconsin School for Workers), memoranda and reports concerning the University of Wisconsin programs in workers' education; programs and publications of the Wisconsin American Federation of Labor Institute; and a workers' education series on world affairs. Consists chiefly of correspondence of Alexander Liveright and Joseph Mire (executive secretaries) with faculty and staff members of the Univ. of California, Univ. of Chicago, Cornell Univ., Univ. of Illinois, Pennsylvania State Univ., Roosevelt Univ., Rutgers Univ., and Univ. of Wisconsin, which participated in Inter-University Labor Education Committee (IULEC) programs. Materials pertaining to projects of the University of California at Los Angeles include statements, reports, memoranda and letters of Edgar Warren (director) and Arthur Carstens (research associate) of the University of California Institute of Industrial Relations, regarding planning for community institutes and projects; proposals for a project in workers' education in the Los Angeles schools; workers' education programs for union members; a readership survey of San Francisco newspapers; Montana Farmers Union Conference; summer institutes in Salt Lake City, Utah; Montana Farmer-Labor Institute; proposals for community health education programs; and workmen's compensation programs. Materials concerning IULEC projects at the University of Chicago include letters of John Caldwell (director of union services) and Maurice F.X. Donohue (dean) of the University College; memoranda, statements, and reports regarding proposed program for the University of Chicago union leadership training project; University of Chicago union education service grant applications; a proposal for a project on labor's stake in world affairs; research on questionnaire construction; home study adult education courses; proposals for the development of instructional materials for use in unions in the area of mental health; and a professional union officers' program in workers' education and leadership development. Documents regarding Cornell University projects include letters of Alice H. Cook (professor), Martin P. Catherwood (dean) and Ralph N. Campbell (director of Extension) of the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, regarding a Cornell project on labor participation in community affairs; establishment of an institute for training workers' education specialists; and proposals for grant renewal. Files of documents regarding the University of Illinois project include letters of Phillips L. Garman (coordinator of Extension), A.J. Wann (assistant professor of labor relations) and Robben Fleming (director of the Institute of Labor Relations); memoranda, reports and statements concerning a proposal for the University of Illinois; extension programs; a program on labor's stake in world affairs; and relations with the International Cooperation Administration and the New World Foundation. Materials of the Penn State University project include letters of Anthony Luchek (head of labor education), Hugh G. Pyle (director of Extension) and Fred Hoehler (professor of labor education) at Penn State University; statements and reports regarding union officers' program; Steelworkers seminar on human relations; conferences on local unions' goals and responsibilities; establishment of a trade union center; and constitutions of workers' councils of various counties in Pennsylvania. Documents relating to the project at Roosevelt University include letters of Frank McCallister (director); memoranda and reports regarding the establishment of a film utilization center; proposal for a labor film service for Chicago; report of IULEC projects for a school for workers in Wisconsin; production and promotion of pamphlets on international workers' education; and conferences for white collar workers. Materials pertaining to the Rutgers University project include letters of L.H. Kerrison (chairman of labor program, Institute of Management, Rutgers University); memoranda, reports and statements concerning workshops on workers' education; establishment of city workers' councils; disbursement of grant funds; establishment of a central information and advisory service in workers' education; proposal for the expansion of union public service radio programs in New Jersey; and a conference on adult education and development of mature individuals. Materials regarding programs at the University of Wisconson include letters of Edwin Young (director, University of Wisconsin School for Workers), memoranda and reports concerning the University of Wisconsin programs in workers' education; programs and publications of the Wisconsin American Federation of Labor Institute; and a workers' education series on world affairs.

4 linear ft.

Related Entities

There are 19 Entities related to this resource.

Rutgers University

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6k46k4k (corporateBody)

CALDWELL, J.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69s1sjm (person)

N.C. music teacher. From the description of Papers, 1857-1870. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36854593 ...

Donohue, Maurice F. X.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6938h6k (person)

Pennsylvania state university

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6xq0vwf (corporateBody)

The Pennsylvania Humanities Council designated the year 1985 as "The Year of the Pennsylvania Writer." The PHC funded projects in eight locations throughout the Commonwealth to gain appreciation, understanding, and recognition for past and present Pennsylvania writers. The State College/University Park location held a two-stage conference and related events by five Centre County regional organizations. From the description of The Year of the Pennsylvania writer collection, 1984-1986....

United States. International Cooperation Administration

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6449fkv (corporateBody)

Cook, Alice Hanson

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zw2024 (person)

Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations. Alice Hanson Cook is a professor in the New York State School of Industrial and Labor relations at Cornell University. She served as an alternate delegate at the 1968 Democratic National Convention, and later as university ombudsman. From the description of Alice Cook papers, 1962-1969. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64072869 ...

Catherwood, Martin P. 1904-1978.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6697gsj (person)

Garman, Phillips L.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tm7c5x (person)

Union organizer with the American Federation of Labor (A.F. of L.). Official with the International Printing Pressmen & Assistants' Union (IPPAU). Worked for the government during World War II. From the description of Phillips L. Garman papers, 1907-1946, (bulk 1930-1946). (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321079 ...

Young, Edwin H. (Edwin Harold), 1918-2013

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mg9n7n (person)

New York State school of industrial and labor relations

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hx572g (corporateBody)

McCallister, Frank.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g754gd (person)

Cornell University

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hj08mc (corporateBody)

Inter-University Labor Education Committee.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6481hr8 (corporateBody)

The Inter-University Labor Education Committee (1951-1957) was created to promote cooperative educational programs between labor unions and the eight participating universities. From the description of Series 2, Subseries 6. Correspondence with participating universities, 1951-1957. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64755566 ...

Roosevelt University (Chicago, Ill.)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fr73p9 (corporateBody)

Kerrison, Irvine L. H. (Irvine Ledward Hamilton), 1916-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6h132tj (person)

Pyle, Hugh G.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zw9b6q (person)

Hoehler, Fred K. (Fred Kenneth), 1893-1969

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6md1rm3 (person)

Hoehler was a public welfare administrator at both the local and state levels, in Cincinnati and Illinois, respectively. He also served as director of the American Public Welfare Association. Hoehler headed the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitiation Administration Division of Displaced Persons during World War II and later served as special consultant to the mayor of Chicago. From the description of Fred K. Hoehler papers, 1917-1965. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCa...

University of Illinois System

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qv7gds (corporateBody)

New World Foundation

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w433mq (corporateBody)