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Arthur A. Almeida Papers

 Collection — Box: Small Processed Collections, Box 16, Folder: 1
Identifier: LP001629

Scope and Content

The collection includes a speech given by Paul Ware and historical articles by Almeida about early organizing efforts in San Pedro and Los Angeles of the International Workers of the World (IWW) local - Maritime Transport Workers 510 and International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU).

Dates

  • 1922 - 1994

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

0.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

Arthur A. Almeida was born in about 1929 and lived in San Pedro, California. He helped found the San Pedro Bay Historical Society. With his interest in local history, Almeida documented history of the early labor efforts including International Workers of the World (IWW) local - Maritime Transport Workers 510 and International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU). Includes a speech given by Paul Ware and historical articles by Almeida about early organizing efforts in San Pedro and Los Angeles. Arthur Almeida is married to Irene and they had three children, Arthur 'Joaquim', Marjella, and Lourette.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged in one folder.

Acquisition

The Arthur A. Almeida Papers were donated to the Walter. P. Reuther Library on August 4, 1995.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Shae Rafferty on October 17, 2018.
Title
Guide to the Arthur A. Almeida Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Shae Rafferty.
Date
2018-10-17
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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