Walter P. Reuther Library, Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs, Wayne State University
5401 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48202


Open Monday through Friday 10:00am to 4:00pm (appointments are encouraged)
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To schedule an appointment, contact (512) 703-7048

(Podcast) Dirty Socks, Goose Fat, and Hot Toddies: Cold Remedies from the Folklore Archive

Reuther Library archivists Elizabeth Clemens and Dan Golodner raise a glass for the regional and ethnic cold remedies collected in the Reuther's extensive Folklore Archive, including whiskey, honey, lemon, hot toddies, goose fat poultices, the color red, horehound, catnip tea, dirty socks, and the more dangerous turpentine and kerosene -- don't try those at home! 7653895942

Manuscript and Records Collections - Recently Opened

The following list contains titles of Reuther manuscript and records collections added or updated within the previous two months. Click on each title for more information about the collections, including collection guides and finding aids.

Please contact 8595433889, Reference Archivist for more information.

Andrew Agelink Papers02/25/2019 - 16:37
Common Ground Records02/25/2019 - 13:51
William Bledsoe Papers02/25/2019 - 11:21
Harry Philo Papers02/21/2019 - 14:41
Peter and Tom Wolf Papers02/21/2019 - 12:13
306536407002/18/2019 - 10:34
419708303002/01/2019 - 18:07
Ronald D. Glotta Papers01/23/2019 - 16:23
George Schermer Papers01/23/2019 - 15:22
UAW Vice President Jack Laskowski Records01/10/2019 - 16:28