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The Kheel Center ILGWU Collection

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The ILGWU records contain many thousands of letters from and to union members, staff, and officers. The four letters selected here were specifically chosen as they document a few of the major events and issues in the union's ninety-five-year history.

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Rose Pesotta's Letter to David Dubinsky

In this letter, Rose Pesotta writes to David Dubinsky criticizing the journalism of the Hearst press. She also expresses concern about corrupt leaders in the ILGWU and member's fears about openly expressing problems within the union.

Kheel Center call number: 5780/002, box 134, folder 2

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