T-Bone Slim writings, approximately 1934-1942
Scope and Content of the Collection
Original manuscript writings by noted IWW member T-Bone Slim with research notes, book drafts, and correspondence from Franklin Rosemont used to produce his book, “Juice is Stranger than Friction: Selected Writings of T-Bone Slim” (Charles H. Kerr Publishing Company, 1992). Rosemont corresponded with many members of the IWW, labor activists, and family members of T-Bone Slim to gather any information about his life. Research files include many photocopies of Slim’s columns in IWW publications.
- Creation: approximately 1934-1942
- From the Collection: Rosemont, Franklin (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
The Franklin Rosemont - T-Bone Slim research collection is open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).