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us: Starr, Mark, 1894-1985


  • [Mark Starr (b. Apr. 27, 1894, Shoscombe, Somerset, England-d. Apr. 24, 1985, New York) was a British American labor historian. He was education director of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union from 193- to 1960, and also served with the U.S. Advisory Commission on Educational Exchange.]
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    • Birth Date

        18940427
    • Death Date

        19850424
    • Birth Place

        Shoscombe (England)
    • Death Place

        New York (N.Y.)
    • Gender

        male
  • Sources

    • found: His A worker looks at history ... 1927.
    • found: Photograph: President Harry S. Truman confers with members of the United States Advisory Commission on Educational Exchange, Truman Library, Sept. 10, 1948: (features Mark Starr)
    • found: Tamiment Library, Wagner Archives WWW site, viewed June 6, 2014: Mark Starr papers, 1912-1980s, finding aid (b. 1894; d. 1985; education director of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, 1935-1960; served with the U.S. Advisory Commission on Educational Exchange)
    • found: Wikipedia.org, June 6, 2014 (Mark Starr; b. Apr. 27, 1894, Shoscombe, Somerset, England; d. Apr. 24, 1985, New York; British American labor historian and pedagogue; educational director of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union) {http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Starr_(labor_educationalist)}
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    • [Mark Starr (b. Apr. 27, 1894, Shoscombe, Somerset, England-d. Apr. 24, 1985, New York) was a British American labor historian. He was education director of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union from 193- to 1960, and also served with the U.S. Advisory Commission on Educational Exchange.]
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