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University of Iowa Sweatshop Chronicles scrapbook

Identifier: IWA0686

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Scope and Contents

"The Sweatshop Chronicles" date from 2000 and consist of a single scrapbook created by six students in an Introduction to Women's Studies course at the University of Iowa, Spring 2000. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the sweatshop controversy, ephemera distributed by SAS members, and the artistic reactions of the authors of the scrapbook towards the plight of sweatshop workers.


  • Creation: 2000

Conditions Governing Access

The scrapbook is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to the University of Iowa.

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0.25 linear inches

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Activities of the Iowa City chapter of the national organization, Students Against Sweatshops.

Method of Acquisition

The scrapbook (donor no. 150) was donated by Daniela Boschetti in 2000.

Bridgett Williams-Searle, 2000.
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Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City IA 52242 IaU
319-335-5900 (Fax)