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UAW Local 664 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000235
The records reflect the Martin controversy, strikes, conferences, and other activities of the local.

Important subjects are: Martin controversy, strikes, conferences, overtime, seniority, Civil Rights Defense Committee, wages, G.M. National Council and sub-council organization.

Among the correspondents are: George Addes Paul Phillippe R.J. Thomas John Livingston Allan Haywood Edward McCabe Walter Reuther Martin Gerber Alex McGowan

Dates

  • 1939 - 1961

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

.5 Linear Feet (1 MB)

Abstract

Established in 1939 when the International Executive Board revoked the charter of pro-Martin Local 118, United Auto Workers Local 664 serviced members at Fisher Body, Chevrolet, and Prophet Company in North Tarrytown, NY. The records reflect the Martin controversy, strikes, conferences, and other activities of the local.

History

Local 664 is located in North Tarrytown, New York and services Fisher Body, Chevrolet and Prophet Company. It was organized in 1939 when the International Executive Board revoked the charter of the other North Tarrytown Local, 118, a pro-Martin group.

Arrangement

Folders are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Acquisition

The papers of Local 664 were deposited at the Walter P. Reuther Library on May 22, 1967 by Paul J. McLee.

Related Materials

UAW local and region collections

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library on January 20, 1969.
Title
Guide to the UAW Local 664 Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Date
1969-01-20
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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