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Newspaper Guild. Local 82 (Pacific Northwest)



  • Existence: circa 1937

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Newspaper Guild Local 82: Pacific Northwest Newspaper Guild Records

Identifier: LR001600
Abstract The papers of the Pacific Northwest Newspaper Guild (Newspaper Guild Local 82) reflect the growth and activities of newspaper unionism. Much of the collection relates to strike negotiations, beginning in 1947 and ending in 1978, the bulk being between 1971-1974. The collection also contains the 1972 Seattle-Tacoma Newspaper Guild, Local 82 vs. U.S. Bureau of Prisons suit, which was brought on by prisoner unrest and the demand by journalists to seek interviews with prisoners.