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Stuart B. Kaufman papers


Stuart B. Kaufman papers
Kaufman, Stuart B.
Collection number:
4.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
Inclusive dates:
c. 1900-1981
Collection Area:
University of Maryland
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email:

Stuart Bruce Kaufman (1942-1997) was a professor in the history department at the University of Maryland and an expert on labor history -- in particular, Samuel Gompers and the American Federation of Labor. This collection contains research materials from Kaufman's books, A Vision of Unity: The History of the Bakery and Confectionery Workers International Union and Challenge and Change: The History of the Tobacco Workers International Union. Included are correspondence, reports, articles, interviews, and photocopies of documents related to the bakery industry and the tobacco industry ranging from 1900 to the 1970s. The bulk of the collection consists of Kaufman's research notes on typed index cards.

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