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Meir Kastoff Papers

Identifier: RG 414

Scope and Contents

The collection relates primarily to HATU, Local 83. Correspondence with organizations such as Israeli typographical unions, typographical unions in Poland, Hebrew-American Typographical Union, Local 83. Correspondence with individuals: Daniel Charney, David Pinsky. Kastoff's memoirs: Mit fiftsik yor tsurik: A kapitl zikhroynes (Fifty Years: A Chapter of Memoirs), Kastoff's diaries, 1944-1955. Materials relating to the strike at the Jewish Daily Forward, 1908, and at the Abend blat, 1898. HATU's 45th anniversary yearbook.


  • Creation: 1901 - 1959


Biographical / Historical

President, Hebrew-American Typographical Union (HATU), which was Local 83 of the International Typographical Union.


2.25 Linear Feet (4 5"lgl, 1 2.5")

Language of Materials