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Teamsters for a Democratic Union Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000844
Following the taint of mob infiltration at the highest levels, the Teamsters for a Democratic Union (TDU) built a rank-and-file movement in 1976 to reform the union and fight for strong contracts. Their records reflect these early efforts.

Dates

  • 1976 - 1981

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. Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Title
Guide to the Teamsters for a Democratic Union Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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