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Guide to the Sam Wallach Papers TAM 241

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 Jan Hilley

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 08, 2018
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Scope and Content Note

The Sam Wallach Papers include materials from Sam Wallach (1909-2001) and Rose Russell (1899-1965). The collection includes Wallach's correspondence; clippings; materials relating to Wallach's suspension, dismissal and subsequent reinstatement; his FBI surveillance file and items from his second career working with the mentally retarded. The bulk of Rose Russell's material is correspondence relating to the Teachers' Union and photographs of union events. The collection also includes audio materials (vinyl records and reel to reel tapes).


Folders are arranged alphabetically. The collection is composed of the following four series:

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  1. Series I: Personal Papers
  2. Series II: Rose Russell Material
  3. Series III: Subject Files
  4. Series IV: Photographs
  5. Series V: Audiovisual Materials