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Preliminary Guide to the Peter Patrick Mendelsohn Papers
1937-1959



Manuscript Collection No.: 1285
Accession No.: 1285-001
Creator: Mendelsohn, Peter Patrick , creator
Title: Peter Patrick Mendelsohn papers
Date Span: 1937-1959
Quantity: 2.5 linear feet
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Biographical Note

Mr. Mendelsohn was a member of the Marine Cooks and Stewards Union.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, clippings, legal documents, pamphlets, miscellany.

In 1957, the Coast Guard prohibited Mendelsohn from obtaining a Merchant Mariners Document. Case went to 9th Circuit Court. A transcript (2 vols.) is included. Also transcript of hearings before Seafarers' International Union. Included are about 150 ephemeral items regarding labor movement.

Restrictions on Access

Access restricted: For terms of access,contact Special Collections for details.

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info

Donated by Peter P. Mendelsohn, 11/12/1963.

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Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Mendelsohn, Peter Patrick--Archives.
Organizations:
Communist Party of the United States of America.
International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union.
Marine Cooks and Stewards Union.
Seafarers' International Union of North America.
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