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UAW Local 988 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000383

Scope and Content

The collection consists primarily of minutes of the various organizational groupings of the local.

Series Description: Series 1: Minutes, 1948-1964 Series 2: Office Files, 1950-1960

Dates

  • 1947 - 1964

Creator

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 MB)

Abstract

United Auto Workers Local 988 was chartered to service employees of International Harvester Company Plant in Memphis, TN. Its records primarily document the meetings of the local's various units.

Arrangement

Arranged in 2 series – Series 1 (Boxes 1-2) and Series 2 (Box 2). Series 1 is arranged chronologically within organizational units. The few documents which are not minutes are arbitrarily grouped together in Series 2.

Acquisition

The papers of UAW Local 988 were deposited with the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in February 1970.

Related Materials

Refer to UAW collections.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in April 1970.
Title
Guide to the UAW Local 988 Records
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1970-04
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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