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UAW Local 14 Records

Identifier: LR000254

Scope and Content

Important subjects in the collection: NLRB Union Busting National War Labor Board War Manpower Commission Racial discrimination War Production Taft-Hartley Act

Important correspondents in the collection: George Addes Joe Ditzel Charles Cole Victor Reuther Paul Crunkelton Walter Reuther

The UAW Local 14 papers consist of minutes, correspondence, memos, reports, membership lists, agreements, grievances, contracts, proposals, resolutions, by-laws, constitutions, election materials, clippings, and pamphlets.


  • 1930 - 1959


Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.


Collection is open for research.


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.


31 Linear Feet ( (31 SB))


UAW Local 14 was chartered on 1 October 1935. Local 14, an amalgamated union in Toledo, includes a HydroMatic GM facility, AP Parts, Vulcan, and Midas Muffler shops. Chevrolet was the first plant organized in 1935.


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.


Deposited to the Walter P. Reuther Library on July 8, 1969.

Related Materials

UAW President's Office: Walter P. Reuther Records, UAW Region 2B Records


Several photographs and a charter have been placed in the Archives Audiovisual Collection. A number of books, contracts, and serials were transferred to the Archives Library.

Processing History

Processed and finding aid written by Walter P. Reuther Library on January 17, 1994.
Guide to the UAW Local 14 Records
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA