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Smith-Nyman papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 456
Scope and Contents
Reports, case studies, and background material used in research on a group of textile mills, primarily in the Southern United States, which had introduced the "textile stretch-out" or extended "labor system." Some of this research was sponsored by the Institute of Human Relations and was undertaken jointly with Richmond Carter Nyman.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Elliott Dunlap and Richmond C. Nyman in 1939, 1940, 1944, and 1963.
Dates
1929-1953
Majority of material found within 1929 - 1939
Extent
4.75 Linear Feet (12 boxes)
Related Names
Smith, Elliott Dunlap, 1891-
Language of Materials
English