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Nora Maczko Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: Li-Ma, Box 10, Folder: 9
Identifier: LP001421
The papers of Mrs. Maczko consist of the "Certificate of Recognition" and a clipping announces her selection for the Walter P. Reuther Award.

Dates

  • 1985 - 1986

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

.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

As a charter member of United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 306 (Budd Wheel Company), Nora Maczko served as Chief Steward and was active in various committees, including the Women’s Committee and the Political Action Committee. Ms. Maczko’s papers document her receipt of the Walter P. Reuther Distinguished Award for her service to the UAW.

History

Nora Maczko began work at the Budd Wheel Company, Michigan, in March of 1934. She was an original member of Local 306 which was chartered in April of 1937. Mrs. Maczko was a Chief Steward of Local 306 from 1938 to 1950. She also served on numerous union committees, including the Women's Committee and the Political Action Committee. In addition to her union activities she was active in many organizations of the Michigan Democratic Party. Mrs. Maczko retired in June 1965. In 1985 she was a recipient of the Walter P. Reuther Distinguished Award for her contributions to the UAW.

Arrangement

Material arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

The papers of Nora (Robinson) Maczko were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in December of 1989 by Mrs. Maczko and were opened for research in November of 1991.

Transfers

A photograph (undated) of Nora Robinson Maczko has been placed in the Archives Audiovisual Collection.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library in November, 1991.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Nora Maczko Papers
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1991-11
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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