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UFW: Larry Tramutola Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR001177
The UFW: Larry Tramutola Records reflect his work in all of these areas, which include his personal journals dating from 1973 to 1980.

Important Subjects: Boycotts -- United STates Bruce Church, Inc. Fred W. Ross Farm Workers Educational Center United Farm Workers Union UFW negotiations

Important Correspondents: Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 Chavez, Richard Feinstein, Diane Higgins, Monsignor George C. Meany, George

Dates

  • 1967 - 1980
  • Majority of material found within 1970 - 1980

Creator

Language of Materials

Material in English and Spanish.

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

5.5 Linear Feet (11 MB)

Abstract

Larry Tramutola worked for the United Farm Workers Union for over ten years in various capacities. Initially he was director of the Central Valley Division, Contract Administration and then accepted the position of boycott coordinator for the San Francisco and Bay-area, until his appointment as an official delegate to the Kern, Inyo and Mono Counties Central Labor Council in 1976.

In addition, Tramutola worked as project director in planning and administrative office management for the UFW, and organized the Fred W. Ross Farm Workers Educational Center from 1976 to 1980. His records reflect his work in all of these areas, which include his personal journals dating from 1973 to 1980.

History

Larry Tramutola worked for the United Farm Workers Union for over ten years in various capacities. Initially he was director of the Central Valley Division, Contract Administration and then accepted the position of boycott coordinator for the San Francisco and Bay-area, until his appointment as an official delegate to the Kern, Inyo and Mono Counties Central Labor Council in 1976.

In addition, Tramutola worked as project director in planning and administrative office management for the UFW, and organized the Fred W. Ross Farm Workers Educational Center from 1976 to 1980.

Arrangement

Material has been minimally arranged and reflects its original order as acquired by the Archives. Subjects may be dispersed throughout the entired collection.

Acquisition

The papers of Larry Tramutola, (a.k.a. Larry Tramutt), were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in 1982 and 1993.

Related Materials

UFW Office of the President: Cesar Chavez Records; Boycott Central Records; UFW California Boycott Records

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Kathy Schmeling on April 16, 2015.
Title
Guide to the UFW: Larry Tramutola Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Kathy Schmeling.
Date
2015-04-16
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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