Richard E. Harris Papers
Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: H, Box 7, Folder: 3
The papers of Mr. Harris consist of a tribute to Walter Reuther by Mr. Harris on the occasion of the union leader's death, in which the writer recalls the conditions of the autoworker in the pre-union days of the thirties.
- Harris, Richard E. (Person)
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Material entirely in English.
Collection is open for research.
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.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Richard Harris worked for the UAW, Michigan Department of Labor and Industry, and the American Arbitration Association. His papers consist of a tribute he wrote to Walter Reuther recalling the conditions of auto workers in the pre-union days of the 1930s.
Richard E. Harris was the Recording Secretary of UAW Local 3, Dodge Main plant, from 1935 to 1937. From 1937 to 1940 he was with the Department of Labor and Industry, State of Michigan and subsequently served as Arbitrator, Labor Panels, American Arbitration Association.
Materials arranged in 1 folder.
The papers of Richard E. Harris were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in September of 1980 by his daughter, Patricia Harris Bendedict, and were opened for research in October of 1984.
Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in October, 1984.
- Guide to the Richard E. Harris Papers
- Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
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