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Guide to the Lea Lerner Camp-Wo-Chi-Ca Graphics and Photographs GRAPHICS.016

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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

Collection processed by Rachel Schimke, 2013 (incorporating description by Erika Gottfried, 1994)

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on August 28, 2014
Finding aid is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Maggie Schreiner to reflect updated administrative information  , August 2014

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Camp Wo-Chi-Ca (N.J.).
Title: Lea Lerner Camp Wo-Chi-Ca Graphics and Photographs
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1940-1950, undated
Abstract: Lea Lerner was a music teacher at Camp Wo-Chi-Ca for several years after World War II. Camp Wo-Chi-Ca (which stood for Workers Children's Camp) was a children's summer camp in New Jersey. The camp, which was founded in 1934 and ran through the early 1950s, was mainly organized by the International Workers Order (I.W.O.) and was affiliated with the Communist Party, USA. The collection contains a variety of graphic and photographic materials, most of which relate to Camp Wo-Chi-Ca.
Quantity: 0.25 linear feet in 1 oversize folder
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: GRAPHICS.016