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 File — Box: 4, Folder: 9

Scope and Content

From the Collection: The collection includes court documents, UAL marriage grievances from the mid-1960s, lawyer’s correspondence, class membership lists, and research. It also includes individual cases to determine class membership. These cases include attorney notes, statements of claimants, questionnaires and answers, AFA and UAL responses, and documents provided by the claimant.

Important Subjects: Airlines—Employees—Labor unions Association of Flight Attendants (U. S.)—Trials, litigation, etc. Flight attendants—Labor unions—United States Sex discrimination—United States Stewardesses, Airline United Airlines Women’s rights—United States

Important Individuals: Bigelow, Mark Erp, Michael Herman, Peter McDonald, Liane Buix Moldof, Stephen Moran, James B. Purogel, Linda Rhode, Susan Savelson, Robert Tschirhart, Paul

Series Description: Series 1: Legal Files, 1966-1992 Series 2: Individual Case Files, 1959-1985


  • 1959 - 1992
  • Majority of material found within 1965 - 1984

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Material entirely in English.


Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 55 Linear Feet (55 SB)


Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA