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Guide to the Jake Arnautoff Papers



Manuscript Collection No.: 2965
Creator: Arnautoff, Jake , creator
Title: Jake Arnautoff papers
Date Span: 1935-1991
Quantity: .28 cubic feet plus 1 vertical file
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Mr. Arnautoff, a longshoreman and artist, was active in Local 10, ILWU, in San Francisco, and opposed Bridges and a black militant faction just preceding and during the 1971 Longshoremen's strike. He collected ephemera on that period and from the earlier history of the union. Arnautoff illustrated Herb Mills' publication "The San Francisco Waterfront." He was the son of famed painter Victor Arnautoff.

Scope and Content

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Restrictions on Access

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Inventory

  
Accession No. 2965-001
Arnautoff, Jake
Jake Arnautoff papers, 1935-1978
.28 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Tape recorded radio documentary, publications, manuscripts of publications, photos, poster, ILWU strike bulletins, newspapers, clippings, scrapbooks.
The radio documentary features West Coast longshoremen describing working conditions and other developments which led to the 1934 maritime strike and the formation of the ILWU.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users. Access to archival recordings: Due to the fragility of archival tape recordings, potential users may be required to arrange for transfer to digital format before the material can be accessed. Please contact Special Collections for further information.
Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use. Access to archival recordings: Due to the fragility of archival tape recordings, potential users may be required to arrange for transfer to digital format before the material can be accessed. Please contact Special Collections for further information.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights retained. Contact repository for details.
Acquisition Info
Donated by Mr. Arnautoff, 1/9/1979.
Box/FolderDate
SERIES I: PUBLICATIONS
1/1 The Man on the Ladder, drawings by J.V. Arnautoff1967
1/2-5 The San Francisco Waterfront, by Herb Wills, illustrated by J.V. Arnautoff
1/6 SERIES II: PHOTOGRAPHS Undated
1/7 SERIES III: The Dispatcher 1971-1972
1/8 SERIES IV: NEWSPAPERS, EPHEMERA Undated
1/9 SERIES V: MISCELLANY 1971-1976
1/10 SERIES VI: TAPE RECORDINGS 485 A + B (reel to reel) Undated
1 SERIES VII: SCRAPBOOKS Undated
SERIES VIII: OVERSIZE Strike Poster (ILWU Local 10)1971

  
Accession No. 2965-002
Arnautoff, Jake
Jake Arnautoff papers, 1976, 1991
1 vertical file
Scope and Content
Publications, including sketches by Arnautoff.
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Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights retained. Contact repository for details.
Acquisition Info
Donated by Jacob Arnautoff, 3/1/1994.

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Arnautoff, Jake--Archives.
Mills, Herb, creator.
Organizations:
International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union.
International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Local 10 (San Francisco, Calif.)
Subjects:
Longshoremen's Strike, San Francisco, Calif., 1934--Personal narratives.
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