Peter Rachleff Collection 

Peter Rachleff is the founding co-executive director of the ESFL.  He taught labor, African American, and immigration history for more than thirty years, primarily at Macalester College and Metropolitan State University.  Peter’s publications include BLACK LABOR IN RICHMOND, 1865-1890, and HARD-PRESSED IN THE HEARTLAND: THE HORMEL STRIKE AND THE FUTURE OF THE LABOR MOVEMENT.  Peter’s materials at ESFL include extensive collections in labor, African American, and immigration history.