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Jack Wilse Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: W-Z, Box 15, Folder: 10
Identifier: LP00043J

Scope and Content

The Collection consists of correspondence, briefs, reports and other materials re: the Fifth Regional War Labor Board for 1945.

Dates

  • 1945

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.

History

Jack Wilse was born In Donora, Pennsylvania, June 12, 1906. After leaving school at an early age, Mr. Wilse worked In a variety of industries in the Ohio area. While with the Murray Ohio Manufacturing Co. during the late 1920's and 1930's, he was active in organizing what eventually became UAW Local 65. During World War II Mr. Wilse served as a labor representative on the Region 5 War Labor Board. Mr. Wilse's most recent post Is that of Education Director for UAW Region 2.

Extent

.5 Linear Feet (2 folders)

Abstract

Jack Wilse was involved in organizing the United Auto Workers Local 65 and served on the Region 5 War Labor Board during WWII. His papers document the activities of the war labor board.

Arrangement

Materials arranged in 1 folder.

Acquisition

The papers of Jack Wilse were deposited with the Labor History Archives In January 1967 by Mr. Wilse.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by WP in February, 1967.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Jack Wilse Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by WP.
Date
1967-02
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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