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Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1

 Container

Contains 11 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph Adams Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: LP001111
Abstract Joseph Adams served as a trustee of Dodge Local 3, United Auto Workers of the Congress of Industrial Organizations (UAW-CIO) in 1939 and was commander of the Flying Squadron, Local No. 3 during the strike of 1939. Contents include correspondence and memos regarding the activities of the Flying Squadron, and a list of nominees and delegates to the 1939 UAW-CIO St. Louis convention.

Stephen Adamcyk Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: LP000562
Abstract A pioneer unionist in the Ford Foundry, Local 400, Stephen Adamcyk was presented with a plaque in June 1972 honoring him for his service of 35 years to the union. The collection consists of union dues receipts, flyers, and a piece of correspondence relating to union organizing in the Ford Motor Company in 1941.

All Unions Committee to Shorten the Work Week Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: LR000880
Abstract Records of the proceedings of the First National All Unions Committee to Shorten the Work Week held in Dearborn, Michigan on April 11, 1978. Frank R. Runnels, president of United Auto Workers Local 22 served as president of the Committee.

George Amrhein Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: LP001401
Abstract The papers of George Amrhein consist primarily of a diary which includes brief entries covering the period of his hire at the Norwood, Ohio Chevrolet plant in 1939 until his retirement in 1954, with comments on the efforts of the AFL and the CIO to enlist the UAW in their unions.

Carolyn Ashbaugh Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: LP001019
Abstract Carolyn Ashbaugh worked with the Maricopa County Organizing Project and the Centro Adelante Campesino farm worker center in El Mirage, Arizona. Her papers include publications of the Centro Adelante Campesino and a letter to Cesar Chavez from G. L. Sanchez regarding the plight of undocumented workers.

Charles Ashleigh Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: LP001110
Abstract Transcripts of interviews with Charles Ashleigh conducted by the Sussex Society for the Study of Labor History in 1973 and 1975. Mr. Ashleigh describes his personal experiences with the Industrial Workers of the World and other radical groups in the years prior to and during World War I and the early 1920's.

Automotive Salesmen's Association Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: LR000885
Abstract Ford and Chrysler dealership sales staff unionization.

Don Ball Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: LP001378
Abstract Don Ball was an award-winning reporter for the Detroit News. His papers consist of an article, published in The Progressive, on the function of the United Auto Workers Public Review Board.

Henry Bartell Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: LP000817
Abstract A member of United Auto Workers Local 3, Henry Bartell's papers relate to lead poisoning cases and the Chrysler sit-down strike of 1937.

Estar Baur Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: UP000937
Abstract Anti-Communist legislation in Michigan.

Robert Bordner Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: A - Bo, Box 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: LP000563
Abstract Founding of The Newspaper Guild.