The research papers were collected by the Archives Service Center over many decades through a variety of acquisition methods. The History Department at the University of Pittsburgh collected student and faculty reasearch papers that were written for courses or for presentation at local history conferences and submitted to the archives. Also included in the collection are papers that were written by community members for course or seminar work and later submitted their to the archives. No grades are indicated on any paper originally submitted for course work.
All the material in this collection are available for use in the ASC Reading Room only. Since the research papers have been assembled from various sources and not necessarily donated by the original authors, not all are available to be reproduced. Any papers that can be reproduced are indicated by an asterisk (*) before the name of the author.
The University of Pittsburgh holds the property rights to the material in this collection, but the copyright may still be held by the original creator/author. Researchers are therefore advised to follow the regulations set forth in the U.S. Copyright Code when publishing, quoting, or reproducing material from this collection without the consent of the creator/author or that go beyond what is allowed by fair use.
This collection was processed by Justin Curry and David Grinnell in January 2013.
[Author's name, Title of Paper], Archives of Industrial Society Assorted Research Papers, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh