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Scope and Content

From the Sub-Series:

Includes published versions of speeches by seafarers’ rights advocates J. Augustus Johnson and Silas Blake Axtell. Also includes pamphlets and periodicals issues by various waterfront labor organizations. Many, if not most of the items listed in this sub-series are very scarce.


  • 1818-2011

Access Note

Materials dated within the last 25 years are restricted. Some pre-1985 materials in Series 1, 7, 9, 10, and 14 are restricted due to the sensitivity of content.


From the Sub-Series: 5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Queens College (New York, N.Y.) Special Collections and Archives Repository

Queens College Library, CUNY
Benjamin Rosenthal Library RO317
65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Flushing 11367 USA us