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Industrial conferences, 1931-1935

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 103, microdex: 5
Industrial conferences, 1931-1935
Industrial conferences, 1931-1935

Scope and Contents

Eastern region industrial conference materials including schedules of events, talks, and programs, member statistics and demographics, statements from workers, discussion questions regarding race, employment, working conditions, civil liberties, and other matters, newsletters summarizing the conference, and more. Much of the conference discussions concern workers rights, labor laws and legislation, fair wages, economic conditions in the United States and around the world, job security, and unionization. In addition, materials provide an overview of conference proceedings, dramas and camp songs, camp activities, and administrative and managerial matters. There are no materials for the year 1934.

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1931-1935

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

From the Record Group:

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

However, by agreement with the YWCA of the U.S.A., microdexes known to contain financial records or personal health information (usually on job applications) were not digitized and/or not published in our online repository as part of the CLIR Digitizing Hidden Collections grant. These microdexes may still be accessed on the original microfilm, and digital files may be made available to individual researchers upon request.


250 frames (1 partial reel)