University of Texas Arlington

Edwin A. Elliott Papers:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Elliott, Edwin Alexander.
Title: Edwin A. Elliott Papers
Dates: 1931-1975
Abstract: Edwin A. Elliott (1891-1986) was the Regional Director of the National Labor Relations Board, Region 16 from 1934 until his retirement in 1961. Previously, he had been head of the Economics Department at Texas Christian University. Papers consist of biographical information and Elliott's articles and speeches pertaining to economics and labor-related matters. Also included is Elliott's answer to charges filed by the National Labor Relations Board Loyalty Board in 1949 pertaining to charges of communist involvement.
Identification: AR153
Extent: 1 folder (0.2 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Biographical Note

Edwin A. Elliott (1891-1986) was Regional Director of the National Labor Relations Board, Region 16, based in Fort Worth, from 1934 until his retirement in 1961. Previously, he had been head of the Economics Department at Texas Christian University. Elliott also authored numerous speeches and articles pertaining to economic and labor issues throughout his life.


Scope and Contents

Papers contain printed material including speeches and articles authored by Elliott on economic issues and labor-management relations and biographical data. Also included is Elliott's response to charges filed by the National Labor Relations Board Loyalty Board in 1949 pertaining to charges of communist involvement.


Organization

Materials are arranged in folder in chronological order.

Restrictions

Access

Open for research.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Elliott, Edwin Alexander--Archives.
Organizations
United States--National Labor Relations Board. Region 16--Officials and employees.
Subjects
Labor leaders--Texas--Fort Worth--History--Sources.
Places
Fort Worth (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Edwin A. Elliott Papers, AR153, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift of Edwin A. Elliott, 1975.


Administrative Information

Grant Support

The retrospective updating and conversion of this finding aid was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications & Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Special Collections "Documenting Democracy: Access to Historical Records" project, 2014-2015.


Container List

Box Folder
1 1 Printed material, 1931-1975