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Ted Ogar Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: LAV002961

Abstract

Thaddeus “Ted” Ogar was a longtime labor activist and director of the UAW Public Relations and Publications Department from 1969 to 1975. Most of these photos span the time period of the 1940s to the 1970s and feature UAW leaders such as Walter and Victor Reuther, Leonard Woodcock, Douglas Fraser, Owen Bieber, and Ken Bannon. There also are photos of people at the FDR-CIO camp near Port Huron, Michigan. Other photos are of Ogar receiving ILCA awards for the Michigan CIO News and Michigan AFL-CIO News.

Dates

  • Circa 1940s-1970s

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

Thaddeus “Ted” Ogar was a longtime labor activist and director of the UAW Public Relations and Publications Department from 1969 to 1975. He also wrote for the UAW Local 174's The Conveyor, the Michigan CIO News, and Michigan AFL-CIO News.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Language of Materials

English

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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Photos were donated by Jon Ogar in 2021.

Processing Information

Processed and finding aid written by Gavin Strasssel, Walter P. Reuther Library, on April 1, 2021.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Ted Ogar Photographs
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Gavin Strassel
Date
2021-04-01
Language of description
English
Script of description
Adlam

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

Contact:
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Detroit MI 48202 USA