Morton A. Aldrich papers, 1897-1901
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Brief Description:

Dr. Aldrich was appointed Associate Professor of Economics and Sociology at Tulane University in 1901 and ended his career as Dean Emeritus of the School of Business Administration.

The Morton A. Aldrich papers consist of notebooks of classes in Germany, notebooks of his trip to Asia, newspaper clippings, pamphlets on the labor movement, correspondence, manuscripts by colleagues, and Aldrich's doctoral dissertation. Most of the correspondence is between Aldrich and Samuel Gompers of the American Federation of Labor.

Held at:
Louisiana Research Collection
202 Jones Hall
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-865-5685
Email: larc [at] tulane.edu
Record Series Number: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 311
Created by: Aldrich, Morton Arnold, 1874-1956.
Volume: 2.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The collection is arranged by topic as follows: manuscripts by people other than Morton Aldrich, Dr. Aldrich's doctoral dissertation, notes, American Federation of Labor journals, correspondence (1897-1901), and newspaper clippings (1897-1901). The collection consists of one box.
Biographical Note for Aldrich, Morton Arnold, 1874-1956. : Morton Arnold Aldrich (1874-1956) was appointed Associate Professor of Economics and Sociology at Tulane University in 1901 and ended his career as Dean Emeritus of the School of Business Administration. He frequently corresponded with labor union leader and founder of the American Federation of Labor, Samuel Gompers.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Aldrich, Morton Arnold, 1874-1956.
American Federation of Labor.
Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924.
Labor movement.
Genres/Forms of Material
Clippings (information artifacts)
Lecture notes.
Manuscripts for publication.
Pamphlets.
Theses.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
German [ger]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
Acquisition Notes: Dr. Morton A. Aldrich.  Gift.
PreferredCitation: Morton A. Aldrich papers, Manuscripts Collection 311, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.