The Ph.D. Program in History

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IWW (Wobbly) Travel Award to visit UMass Boston IWW Collection

Steve Kellerman IWW Travel Award


The Labor Resource Center at UMass Boston announces awards of up to $2,500 to support travel to access the IWW (Wobbly) Collection during the summer or Fall of 2023 (catalog of collection can be found here; to search the bound volumes, click here). The award is named in honor of Steve Kellerman, a longtime Wobbly who over decades amassed an amazingly complete collection of IWW-related materials and books – and donated them to the Labor Resource Center in 2022. To apply, please submit a 1-page CV and 1-page proposal (by March 20th) outlining how the collection will advance your research:


Recipients will be invited to speak about their work at an informal event following their visit.

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