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Guide to the Ed Roth Photographs PHOTOS.160

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2630
tamiment.wagner@library.nyu.edu


Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

Collection processed by Rachel Schimke, 2013

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on April 18, 2014
Finding aid is in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Historical biographical note and abstract revised by Erika Gottfried 2014

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: Roth family
Title: Ed Roth Photographs
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1940s-1998
Abstract: Ed Roth was a member of District 65, United Retail and Wholesale Employees of America (which later affiliated with and separated from a number of larger labor unions, culminating with its joining the United Automobile Workers of America (UAW)). In 1940, he joined District 65's Camera Club, and in 1941 he became the club's president. The photographs in the collection, which span from the early 1940s to the late 1990s, are personal in nature and include portraits of Ed Roth and pictures of Roth with his family and friends.
Quantity: 0.25 linear feet in 1 folder
Language of Materials note: Materials are in English
Call Phrase: PHOTOS.160