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AFSCME Local 771. Wayne County Library Employees (Wayne County, Mich.)

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1943 - 1964

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

AFSCME Local 771 Wayne County, Michigan Library Employees Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000396
Abstract The Wayne County, Michigan Library System was established in 1920 and built branches in the then-far flung rural areas of the county. Librarians in the system organized and received a charter for AFSCME Local 771 in 1943 and operated out of the Scripps Branch of the Detroit Public Library at 3661 Trumbull in Detroit. Activities included navigating the newly-established Wayne County Civil Service program. The local was active until 1964 when it disbanded. The county system disbanded in 2015, at...
Dates: 1943 - 1964; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1952