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Part 1


Scope and Content

From the Collection: Part 1 is divided into 2 series: Series 1: General Office Files, 1937-1955 Series 2: Grievances, 1937-1955.

The records consist of general meeting minutes, financial reports, organizing files relating to Briggs Corporation and records documenting the factional disputes that took place within the local.
From the Collection: Part 2 of the UAW Local 212 Collection consists of correspondence, minutes, convention and conference material, newspaper clippings documenting race relations and Wayne County politics in addition to shopfloor conditions, organizing, elections and contract negotiations in the various plants serviced by the local.


  • 1937 - 1965

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Material entirely in English.


Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 38.5 Linear Feet (61 MB, 8 SB)

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA