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Guide to the Lena Morrow Lewis Papers TAM.015

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on August 01, 2014
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Lewis, Lena Morrow
Title: Lena Morrow Lewis Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1899-1951
Abstract: Lena Morrow Lewis was a socialist activist in California and Alaska, a candidate for public office, journalist, editor of The Labor World, and worked for the release of Warren K. Billings who had been imprisoned for complicity in the July 1916 Preparedness Day parade bomb explosion in San Francisco. The papers contain correspondence, scrapbooks, unpublished writings, memorabilia and ephemera. NOTE: the collection has been microfilmed (with the exception of a few files), and researchers must use the microfilm copy (R-7124, reels 63-65).
Quantity: 2.0 linear feet (5 boxes)
Mixed materials [Box]: 1-5
Call Phrase: TAM.015