Wilbur Hobby papers, 1956-1968

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Summary

Creator:
Hobby, Wilbur
Abstract:
Labor leader, from Durham, N.C. Papers of Hobby while he served as southeast area director of the Committee on Political Education of the AFL-CIO. The collection also includes material from Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, and South Carolina on voting records, issue positions, activities of congressmen and other political officials, elections statistics, reports of state labor conferences, memoranda on unionization in various industries, reports of the state directors of the Committee on Political Education, and state labor publications.
Extent:
13.3 Linear Feet
10,000 Items
Language:
Material in English
Collection ID:
RL.00555

Background

Scope and content:

Collection comprises the professional papers of Hobby representing his activities while he served as southeast area director of the Committee on Political Education of the AFL-CIO. The collection includes material from Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, Virginia, Florida, and South Carolina, which include voting records, issue positions, activities of congressmen and other political officials, elections statistics, reports of state labor conferences, memoranda on unionization in various industries, reports of the state directors of the Committee on Political Education, and state labor publications.

Acquisition information:
The Wilbur Hobby Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book Manuscript Library in 1970.
Processing information:

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Encoded by Ted Holt, May 2008

Accession from 1970 is described in this finding aid.

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[Identification of item], Wilbur Hobby Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University