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Office Files and Memos, 1965-1981

 Series 5

This series consists of reference files, office notes, internal memos, correspondence, and a handwritten notebook used by Lester Trachtman during his tenure at the African American Labor Center. The materials date between 1965 and 1981. Internal correspondence files with colleagues Patrick O’Farrell and Jerry Funk is also included.


  • 1965-1981

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public and must be used in the Special Collections reading room. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

Series 1, 2, and 6 contains some restricted material. Please check the series and folder listings for additional information.

Series 2 contains born-digital materials. If you would like to access these materials, please contact us prior to your visit as items may require specialized software for access.


2.79 Linear Feet


The majority of the series is arranged in chronological order, following Trachtman's organization of a fiscal quarter per folder.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742