Ted Ogar Photographs
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.
- Circa 1940s-1970s
- Ogar, Ted (Person)
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.
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Language of Materials
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.
Processed and finding aid written by Gavin Strasssel, Walter P. Reuther Library, on April 1, 2021.
- Guide to the Ted Ogar Photographs
- Processed by Gavin Strassel
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