Papers of John Graham Brooks, 1805-1938 (inclusive), 1900-1938 (bulk)
- Majority of material found within 1900-1938
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Use
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
1.67 linear feet ((4 boxes) plus 1 oversize folder, 1 folio+ folder, 1 folio folder)
Aside from the light it sheds on economic and labor questions, social thought, and reform from the 1880s through the 1930s, this collection illuminates the history of women with its material on the Consumers' League and its letters from outstanding women, notably Jane Addams, Alice Stone Blackwell, Ednah Dow Cheney, Ada Louise Comstock, Florence Kelley and Lillian Wald.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers of John Graham Brooks were deposited with the Schlesinger Library in May 1971 by Judge and Mrs. Lawrence G. Brooks.
- One folder of printed material re James Russell Lowell, sent to Houghton Library.
- A Trial Bibliography of American Trade-Union Publications, edited by George E. Barnett (Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science, Series XXII, Nos. 1-2), Baltimore, 1904, sent to Gifts and Exchange Section, Widener Library.
- Box 1: Folders 1-22
- Box 2: Folders 23-55
- Box 3: Volumes 1-4, Folders 56-57
- Box 4: Volumes 5-8, Folders 58-60
By: Eva Moseley
- Brooks, John Graham, 1846-1938. Papers of John Graham Brooks, 1805-1938 (inclusive), 1900-1938 (bulk): A Finding Aid
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