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Carl Nichols Notebooks 1940

 File — Box: 8, Folder: 4-8

Scope and Content

From the Collection: Local 9 records document its organization, factional struggles with the AFL as well as the company union, Bendix Employees Association, and general operations.

Important subjects: Strikes Auto Council Factional Struggles Organizing Locals Local Union Elections Local 9 organization and history Political Action Legislation Agreements Umpire Cases Community Services F.E.P.C. Seniority Pension

Correspondents: John L. Lewis, Arnold Atwood, David Dubinsky, Charlton Ozburn, George Edwards, Raymond E. Willis, Frank Morrison, Charles Clemens, Ray Berndt, Carl Shipley, Herschel Davis, William Green, Philip Carpenter, Adolf Fritz, William Knudsen, James Poland, F.J. Dillon, Robert Grant, George Addes, James B. Carey, Homer Martin, Ralph Hershberger, Harry Marlett, Robert La Follette, Thomas Jeffers, Walter Saxton, Sherman Minton, James McEwan, R.J. Thomas, Robert Mahoney, Kyle Gleeson, Stanley Ladd, Walter Reuther, Earl Styers, Frederick Van Nuys, Lloyd Long, Howard Ream.

Series Description: Series 1: Financial Secretary Treasurer, 1933-1962, Series 2: Recording Secretary, 1933-1963, Series 3: Files of the President, 1933-1968, Series 4: Files of the Vice-President, 1945-1957, Series 5: Women's Auxilliary, 1937-1942, Series 6: Addenda - Scrapbooks and Certificates, 1946-1963 (Some Local 115 materials included in this Series) Series 7: Addenda - Charters and Certificates, 1937-1948


  • 1933 - 1963

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Material entirely in English.


Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 48.5 Linear Feet (97 MB)

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA