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Series VII: Photographs, 1920s-1980s, inclusive; 1940-1949, bulk

Scope and Content Note

Three-hundred-twenty-six black and white prints and 59 color prints, including images of these individuals: Warren K. Billings, "Mother" Ella Reeve Bloor, Fidel Castro, Joseph R. Curran, Elizabeth Gurley Flynn, Hugo Gellert, Gus Hall, Dorothy Healy, Fiorello LaGuardia, William O'Dwyer, Mike Quill, and Paul Robeson. Notable subjects depicted include May Day parades in New York City, and demonstrations protesting against the Korean War. Photographers include Hungarian immigrant photographers John Albok and Gabriel Hackett, Alexander Archer, and one photograph credited to A.H. Greene of the Film and Photo League.

1920s?, circa 1920-1930, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 1 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1930s?, circa 1930-1940, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 2 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1940s - Restaurant souvenir photographs, circa 1940-1950, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 3 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1940s?, circa 1940-1950, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 4 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1950s?, circa 1950-1960, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 5 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1960s?, circa 1960-1970, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 6 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1970s?, circa 1970-1980, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 7 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1980s?, circa 1980-1990, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 8 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

Congress Syndical Mondial, Berlin, 1986, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 9 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

1990s?, circa 1990-1994, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 10 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

Reference photocopies of photographs of Louis and Rose Weinstock in passports and labor union membership books, 1928-1980, inclusive

Box: 4, Folder: 11 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

Photocopies of unidentified photographs (possibly family, friends, and political colleagues), undated

Box: 4, Folder: 12 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

Photograph album (disassembled) of the Fot, Hungary orphanage, circa 1960-1970, inclusive

Box: 5 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)


This item was presented to Louis Weinstock in memory of his visit to the orphanage on November 4, 1966. Captions are handwritten in Hungarian. Nineteen pages long (with photographs on both sides of the pages), it is arranged in original page order (indicated by an assigned page number written in pencil in square brackets on both sides of the pages). The album also includes a dedicatory note that accompanied the album, and a sample page of the original interleaving papers in the album has been retained.

Oversized photographs - panoramic, circa 1930-1950, inclusive

Box: Shared Tamiment OS001, Folder: 1 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)

Oversized photographs - miscellaneous, circa 1930-1950; 1959, inclusive

Box: Shared Tamiment OS001, Folder: 2 (Material Type: Mixed Materials)
Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10012