Joseph A. Labadie Papers (1870-1933)
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Title: Joseph A. Labadie Papers
Creator: Labadie, Jo, 1850-1933. Creator: Labadie, Sophie Archambeau
Inclusive dates: 1870-1933
Extent: 7 Linear Feet (14 manuscript boxes)
Abstract:
The collection, which spans 1870s-1960s (bulk dates 1880s-1930s), chiefly includes correspondence with fellow workers in the labor movement, publishers and writers for anarchist, socialist, and labor journals, and a wide circle of friends, some letters being also addressed to Mrs. Labadie, manuscripts of his articles, speeches, and poems, photographs, and personal documents. The Family series also contains a folder of correspondence relating to the donation of this collection to the University of Michigan Library. Joseph Labadie's activities within the labor movement in Detroit, his anarchist philosphy, as well that of the many correspondents he had, and early Detroit history is welldocumented in this collection.
Call number: ams0019
Language: The collection is in English with some material in French.
Repository: University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center), Joseph A. Labadie Collection