Commonwealth College Papers (1931-1954)
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Title: Commonwealth College Papers
Creator: Goodhue, F. M., 1870?-
Inclusive dates: 1931-1954
Extent: 19 items
Abstract:
F. M. Goodhue was an early member of Commonwealth Colony in New Llano, Louisiana, and an official of Commonwealth College, a cooperative, democratic labor school in Mena, Arkansas, founded in 1923 by Kate Richards O'Hare and William E. Zeuch. The papers include correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, and an extensive typescript by Goodhue on the history of the Colony and the College. They document the early years of the College, dissension among the faculty over the sexual conduct of students, a student strike, and dissolution and sale of the College in 1940-41.
Call number: Labadie Goodhue
Language: The material is in English
Repository: University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center), Joseph A. Labadie Collection