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UAW Local 75 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000536
The UAW Local 75 Collection consists of extensive executive board and committee minutes, contracts, publications, correspondence, memoranda, reports, grievances, and other material related to the business of the local.

Important correspondents: Claude Keim, Roy Speth, Joseph Wysocki

Dates

  • 1935 - 1963

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. 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

23 Linear Feet (23 SB)

Abstract

Subjects include: automobile industry and collective bargaining in Milwaukee; American Motors Corp.; Nash-Kelvinator Corp.; Hudson Motor Car Co.; Seamon Body Plant.

History

UAW Local 75 was chartered October 1, 1935 representing workers at the Nash-Kelvinator plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In 1954, Nash-Kelvinator merged with the Hudson Motor Car Company to form American Motors Corporation.

Arrangement

Folders are listed by their location within each box. They are not necessarily arranged, so any given subject may be dispersed throughout the entire collection.

Acquisition

The records of UAW Local 75 were deposited with the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs on February 15, 1972.

Related Materials

Refer to UAW collections.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in August 1994.
Title
Guide to the UAW Local 75 Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1994-08-17
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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