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Letters written by Fred Thompson to John Bell
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MS-10-2, SF Box 1, Folders 1-4
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49 pages of textual records
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Records were donated to Dalhousie University Archives by John Bell in accession (1977-060) in 1977.
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File comprises four letters sent from Fred Thompson to John Bell between July and October, 1976. The letters provide a recounting of Thompson's time in Halifax as a labourer and labour activist and reveal an ongoing discussion between Bell and Thompson regarding labour issues and labour history.
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There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.
Fred Thompson's papers are held at the Walter P. Reuther Library at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Wayne State also holds a large collection of WW1 records.
Further accruals are not expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Letters written by Fred Thompson to John Bell, MS-10-2, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives and Special Collections, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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- Industrial Workers of the World. (Subject)
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