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Title: Jo Ann Argersinger manuscripts
Call Number: Coll038
Creator: Argersinger, Jo Ann E.
Dates: circa 1988-2000
Size: 1 box (.25 linear feet)
Language: English
Abstract: Includes two manuscripts by Jo Ann Argersinger relating to U.S. labor history and political systems: "Building Houses and Democracy," (draft with referees comments); "The Making of a Union" (draft).
Citation: Jo Ann Argersinger manuscripts, University Archives, Collection 38, Special Collections, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (Baltimore, MD).

Administrative/Biographical Note

Argersinger earned her B.A. in History at UMBC and also worked as an administrator there for 15 years, including a 4-year term as provost. Since 1998 she has been a professor of history at Southern Illinois University. She has expertise in U.S. Labor History and has written numerous books on the topic.

Provenance Information

Provenance and Acquisition Information

Donated by Mary Jane Arnold, collected by Joe Arnold.

Processing Note

Collection unprocessed.

Descriptive Rules Used

Describing Archives: a Content Standard (DACS)

Archives Processing Manual: Description (2015): The processing manual used in Special Collections for all descriptive platforms, including PastPerfect.

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Subject Headings


Argersinger, Jo Ann E.


Argersinger, Jo Ann E. -- Archives

Labor -- United States -- History

Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America -- History

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