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Keyserling's Correspondence with Irons re: Wagner Act., 12/01/1980-09/17/1982

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 33
Identifier: 64526

Series-level Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

The National Labor Relations Board Series deals with the National Labor Relations Act, a.k.a. the Wagner Labor Disputes Act, and includes correspondence from organizations supporting the proposed act, correspondence from noteworthy groups and individuals suggesting changes in the bill, Keyserling's drafts of the bill, printed copies of the bill, copies of the Congressional Record relating to the bill, clippings, rulings on the constitutionality of the act, amendments to the act suggested in later years, and Keyserling's 1980's correspondence with Peter Irons referring to the Act.


  • 12/01/1980-09/17/1982

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From the Collection: 4.5 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Shelf Location


Container Summary

Correspondence between LK and Peter Irons, author of The New Deal Lawyers, explains LK's role in the formulation of the Wagner Labor Disputes Act. Item list: TL from LK to Peter Irons. (12 pages) 04/04/1981 TL with auto. corr. from LK to Peter Irons. (3 pages) 05/13/1981 TL from LK to Peter Irons. 09/14/1981 TL from LK to Peter Irons. 06/15/1982 TL from LK to Peter Irons. (4 pages) 09/17/1982

Subjects and Associated Physical Materials

Wagner Labor Disputes Act - Keyserling's suggestion: Manuscript

Keyserling, Leon - Correspondence from: Manuscript

Keyserling, Leon - Correspondence to: Manuscript

Irons, Peter - [TLS]; to Keyserling: Manuscript

Biddle, Francis - Reference: Manuscript

Hopkins, Harry - Reference: Manuscript

Levy, Phil - Reference: Manuscript

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057