IWO - National Leadership School - School Roster
- IWO - National Leadership School - School Roster
- International Workers’ Order (IWO) and Jewish People's Fraternal Order (JPFO)
Black Jewish Relations
- International Workers Order (IWO)
- ca. Summer 1949
- New York, New York, United States
- Address (Creator):
- 80 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York
- International Workers Order
- Work Type:
political ideologies and attitudes
lists (document genres)
- Education- Other
Culture Front- Lectures
Postwar Jewish Culture- U.S., Abroad, Intelligentsia
Postwar Reconstruction and Relief Work- Poland
Nazism and Fascism
The Jewish Question
Postwar Order and Social Contract
Cold War- Red Scare
Recreational Camps- Kinderland
Israel, Palestine, Zionism
IWO JPFO Organizational History
- 3 pages. Typed carbon on onion skin paper. Roster of nationwide attendees for the National Leadership School with the list of IWO leaders, students, and teachers listed for each National (Language) Section divided into a column for men and one for women. Each name has the city (district) next to it, with some also denoted as JR. Two names are crossed off camp committee list. Sections include: Hungarian, Russian, Garibaldi, Slovak, Ukrainian, Cervantes, Polonia, General, JPFO, and Greek. JPFO names are local to New York area. 71 students, 16 teachers plus 5 "temporary" students (e.g., Saltzman, Milgrom, and Shipka) who represent IWO JPFO leadership. Camp Committee: Gordon, Goldberg, Davidowitz, Cohen, Goodelman, Glazer, Sandler.
- Inferred that the Leadership School sessions were held at Camp Kinderland summer 1949.
- The Jewish People’s Fraternal Order was the largest ‘national’ section of the International Workers Order (IWO) which focused on cultural awareness and celebration, mutual support especially in health insurance coverage, and anti-fascist activities. The IWO also gave particular emphasis to supporting the rights and interests of African Americans. Documents include language and representations which comprise the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that Cornell University or its staff endorse or approve of negative representations or stereotypes presented.
- Cite As:
- International Workers Order (IWO) Records #5276. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.
- Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Martin P. Catherwood Library, Cornell University
- Archival Collection:
- International Workers Order (IWO) Records, 1915-2002 (KCL05276)
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