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Guide to the Peter V. Cacchione Papers TAM.073

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2630

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive

Collection processed by Phyllis Klein

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 09, 2014
Description is in English.

 Series V edited by Nicole Greenhouse. Conditions governing use note updated for accuracy. 2014

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Cacchione, Peter V., 1897-1947
Title: Peter V. Cacchione Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1936-1947
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1944-1947
Abstract: Peter V. Cacchione was a labor leader, communist and New York City councilman. He took advantage of New York City's proportional representation system, and ran (unsuccessfully) for city council on the Communist Party ticket in 1937 and 1939. He was elected in 1941, 1943 and 1945 and served until his death in 1947. The collection includes his correspondence, speeches, wiritings, clippings, etc. from 1936-1947. Researchers must use microfilm (R-7823), except for series V, Scrapbooks.
Quantity: 6.0 linear feet in ten manuscript boxes and one oversized flat box.
Call Phrase: TAM.073