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Rosemont, Henry : Henry Rosemont Typographical Union Collection, ca. 1920s-1979

A variety of files concerning the Chicago Typographical Union (Local 16), and its parent organization the International Typographical Union, compiled by the Union's unofficial historian, Henry Rosemont. Includes ephemera, manuscript and printed materials relating to the union activities, Rosemont's research notebooks about unions and union history, and information about other labor and trade groups. There is extensive information about the Chicago newspaper strike of 1947-1949.
Extent: 26 linear feet - (15 record cartons, 7 boxes, and 6 oversize flat boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Printing History and Book Arts, Social Action
Call Number: Wing Modern MS RosemontH
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This material is unprocessed, and is available by appointment only.