Morton A. Aldrich papers, 1897-1901 | Louisiana Research Collection

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Collection Overview

Title: Morton A. Aldrich papers, 1897-1901

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 311

Primary Creator: Aldrich, Morton Arnold, 1874-1956.

Extent: 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.

Subjects: Aldrich, Morton Arnold, 1874-1956., American Federation of Labor., Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924., Labor movement.

Forms of Material: Clippings (information artifacts), Lecture notes., Manuscripts for publication., Pamphlets., Theses.

Languages: English, German

Scope and Contents of the Materials

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.

Biographical Note

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.

Subject/Index Terms

Aldrich, Morton Arnold, 1874-1956.
American Federation of Labor.
Gompers, Samuel, 1850-1924.
Labor movement.

Administrative Information

Repository: Louisiana Research Collection

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Acquisition Source: Dr. Morton A. Aldrich.

Acquisition Method: Gift.

Preferred Citation: Morton A. Aldrich papers, Manuscripts Collection 311, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection processed in 1975.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.

Other Note: OCLC Number: 733952840


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1: Manuscripts and notebook],
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Box 1: Manuscripts and notebook
Folder 1: Manuscript Professor Lotz
Folder 2: Manuscript Professor Waques Halle
Folder 3: Manuscript Logik
Folder 4: Manuscript Professor Schmoller
Folder 5: Manuscript untitled
Folder 6: Notebook untitled
Folder 7: Manuscript untitled


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