The Women and Labor: The Story of Mollie West digital exhibit was created by Caroline Lynd Giannakopoulos on behalf of the Women and Leadership Archives (WLA). Special thanks goes to Nancy Freeman, WLA Director, and the project committee for their support and assistance.

Funding for the exhibit was generously provided by the Illinois Labor History Society,  Steven West, Center for Textual Studies and Digital Humanities, the Gannon Center for Women and Leadership at Loyola University Chicago, Loyola University Women’s Studies and Gender Studies, the University Libraries, Loyola University Chicago, and the Chicago Chapter of the Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW).

Women and Labor is a multi-phase collaborative project through the Women and Leadership Archives. Visit the WLA website for updates on future phases of this project.

 

Project Committee

Nancy Freeman
Director, Women and Leadership Archives
Loyola University Chicago

Stephanie Seawell Fortado
Executive Director, Illinois Labor History Society

Kathleen Maas Weigert
Professor, Department of Sociology
Loyola University Chicago

Michelle Nickerson
Associate Professor of History
Loyola University Chicago

Kyle Roberts
Assistant Professor of Public History and New Media
Director, Center for Textual Studies and Digital Humanities
Loyola University Chicago

 

For Researchers

Select Bibliography

All images and videos in this exhibit are from the Mollie Lieber West Papers at the Women and Leadership Archives, Loyola University Chicago, unless otherwise noted.

View all items in the Mollie Lieber West Digital Collection.

Researchers can visit the Women and Leadership Archives to see the complete Mollie Lieber West collection. View the Finding Aid for more information on the collection.

Recommended Bibliographic Citation for Exhibit:

“Title of Page.” Women and Labor: The Story of Mollie West. Women and Leadership Archives. Loyola University Chicago. accessed (date). url.

Recommended Bibliographic Citation for exhibit images or videos:

“Image Title.” Mollie Lieber West Papers. Women and Leadership Archives, Loyola University Chicago Digital Special Collections. Accessed (date). (url).

 

Related Links

Women and Leadership Archives

Illinois Labor History Society

Center for Textual Studies and Digital Humanities

Coalition of Labor Union Women

Labor History Links

 

Header image: CLUW Women