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AFSCME Communications Department Records

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Identifier: LR002204
Abstract AFSCME has produced a regularly published magazine since its inception. Publication duties for this organ and other materials were accomplished by the Education and Publications Department for the first twenty years of AFSCME’s existence. The 1954 Convention, however, passed Resolution 14, establishing a Publications and Public Relations Department. This new department would continue to publish the AFSCME magazine and other materials and would also take on new media public relations duties both...
Dates: 1967 - 2002

AFSCME Office of the President: Jack Howard Records

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Identifier: LR002367
Abstract International affairs were handled out of the AFSCME Office of the President. Sometime after 1969, Jack Howard joined the AFSCME staff. When Gerald McEntee became president of AFSCME in late 1981, Jack Howard became his executive assistant. In this role, Howard was responsible for, among other things, international affairs. As such, Howard also worked closely with Secretary-Treasurer William Lucy who was heavily involved in international affairs, eventually becoming president of Public Services...
Dates: 1976 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1982 - 1991

AFSCME Office of the Secretary-Treasurer: Gordon Chapman/Joseph Ames Records

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Identifier: LR002096
Abstract This collection primarily covers the end of Gordon Chapman’s tenure as Secretary-Treasurer, and all of Joseph Ames’s tenure. These years saw turbulence in the International Union’s politics where founding incumbent president Arnold Zander faced challenges from an opposing faction called the Committee on Union Responsibility (COUR). COUR candidate Jerry Wurf won the presidency at the 1964 convention. Gordon Chapman held the office of Secretary-Treasurer. In 1966, Chapman retired due to poor...
Dates: 1944 - 1973; Majority of material found within 1962 - 1972

AFSCME Office of the Secretary-Treasurer: William Lucy Records

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Identifier: LR001989
Abstract The AFSCME Office of the Secretary-Treasurer oversees the general financial health of the international union, keeping records for its locals, councils, and the headquarters staff. The Office keeps files on council and local trusteeships, maintains per capita dues payments by locals and councils, issues charters to new locals, and suspends and disbands locals or councils when problems arise. William Lucy held this position for 38 years, 1972-2010. Lucy joined AFSCME as a civil...
Dates: 1970 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1972 - 2000

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Apartheid 2
Equal rights amendments 2
Labor unions -- Organizing 2
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African American labor union members 1
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Ames, Joseph Lynn, 1925- 3
McEntee, Gerald W. 3
Wurf, Jerry, 1919- 3
Chapman, Gordon Warner, 1907- 2
Ciampa, P.J. 2
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Clinton, Bill, 1946- 2
Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (U.S.) 2
Fauntroy, Walter E. 2
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 2
Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009 2
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 2
Kramer, Leo 2
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 2
Newman, Winn, 1924-1994 2
Public Services International 2
Roberts, Lillian 2
Trask, David 2
Zander, Arnold S. (Arnold Scheuer), 1901-1975 2
AFL-CIO 1
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education. 1
AFSCME. International Convention 1
African-American Labor Center 1
American Institute for Free Labor Development 1
Asian-American Free Labor Institute (U.S.) 1
Barry, Marion, 1936-2014 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 1
Coalition of American Public Employees 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
El Salvador 1
Gore, Albert, 1948- 1
Harrington, Michael, 1928-1989 1
Hooks, Benjamin L. (Benjamin Lawson), 1925-2010 1
Humphrey, Hubert H., 1911-1978 1
Jordan, Vernon E. (Vernon Eulion), 1935- 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Kirkland, Lane 1
Kubista, Roy 1
Labor Council for Latin American Advancement 1
McEntee, William J. (William Joseph), 1903- 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Mondale, Walter F., 1928- 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Robinson, Randall, 1941- 1
Saunders, Lee 1
Sheffield, Horace 1
Transafrica Forum (Organization) 1
Zinos, John 1
Zwerdling, Abe 1
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