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United Rubber Workers Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000278
The United Rubber Workers' Records covers the period from 1933 to 1967 and includes materials on union's history, the 1959 Henderson Textile Strike, and the O'Sullivan Strike of 1956-1957.

Box 1: Abbott, William Articles Box 2: "Firing Line" Box 3: O'Sullivan Strike Materials Box 4: United Rubber Workers' History Box 5: United Rubber Workers' Publications Box 6: Minutes of the 8th Annual Conference of the Council of Ladies' Auxiliaries, URCLPWA, AFL-CIO, Miami Beach, Sept. 12 - 16, 1966

Dates

  • 1933 - 1967

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials. Restrictions: Researchers may encounter records of a sensitive nature – personnel files, case records and those involving investigations, legal and other private matters. Privacy laws and restrictions imposed by the Library prohibit the use of names and other personal information which might identify an individual, except with written permission from the Director and/or the donor.

Extent

3 Linear Feet (6 MB)

Abstract

The United Rubber Workers records pertain to the minimum wage in the rubber industry, collective bargaining, organizing, and labor in politics.

Arrangement

Folders are listed by their location within each box. They are not necessarily arranged, so any given subject may be dispersed throughout the entire collection.

Acquisition

The papers of the United Rubber Workers were deposited with the Labor History Archives in March 1968 by William Abbott.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by JSH in December, 1968.
Title
Guide to the United Rubber Workers Records
Status
completed
Author
Processed by JSH.
Date
1968-12
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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