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UAW Local 200 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000179
The bulk of the Local 200 Collection covers the years 1950-51, 1953, and 1955. Also included are a few scattered items for the period 1947-1959, the dates for such items being identified in the folder description below. The correspondence of the Recording Secretary, Plant Committee covers the period from 1948 to 1955. The two scrapbooks cover the period from April 1962 to January 1964.

Series 1: Correspondence, 1950-1953 Series 2: Office Files, 1950-1956 Series 3: Grievances, 1953-1959

Dates

  • 1962 - 1964

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

4.5 Linear Feet (9 MB)

Abstract

United Auto Workers Local 200 was formed to service employees at the Ford Motor Co. Windsor, Ontario. The records of the local document a 1951 strike, U.S. immigration problems, and UE relations with the Canadian Congress of Labour in 1950, among routine records of operations and activities.

History

United Auto Workers Local 200 was formed to service employees at the Ford Motor Co. Windsor, Ontario. The records of the local document a 1951 strike, U.S. immigration problems, and UE relations with the Canadian Congress of Labour in 1950, among routine records of operations and activities.

Arrangement

Arranged in 3 series – Series 1 (Boxes 1-3), Series 2 (Boxes 4-9), and Series 3 (Box 9). Folders in Series 1 are arranged chronologically. Folders in Series 2 and 3 are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Acquisition

The papers of UAW Local 200 were deposited with the Labor History Archives in February, 1966 by Local 200.

Related Materials

Refer to UAW locals and regions collections.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library on February 21, 1966.
Title
Guide to the UAW Local 200 Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1966
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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