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Guide to the League for Industrial Democracy Records TAM.049

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
10th Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-2630

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Tamiment staff; Cynthia Swank, 1977; Nicole Greenhouse, 2013

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on April 24, 2018 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Heather Mulliner to reflect updated extents and box numbers  , February 2017

Descriptive Summary

Creator: League for Industrial Democracy
Source: League for Industrial Democracy
Title: League for Industrial Democracy Records
Dates [inclusive]: 1920-1996
Abstract: The League for Industrial Democracy (LID) was founded in 1905 as the Intercollegiate Socialist Society by democratic socialist intellectuals to bring "education for the new social order" to the nation's campuses, but its name was changed in 1920 to broaden appeal and better reflect aims of social ownership and democratic control of industry. This collection contains the LID's records from the 1920s-1990s, including financial and membership records, correspondence, meeting minutes, conference and lecture materials, and other materials related to the activities and operation of the League for Industrial Democracy.
Quantity: 46.25 Linear Feet in 40 manuscript boxes, 25 record cartons, 1 half manuscript box, and 1 oversize flat box.
Location: Materials stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact at least two business days prior to research visit.
Language: Materials are in English.
Call Phrase: TAM.049