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Thomas J. Starling Papers

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: S-T, Box 13, Folder: 10
Identifier: LP000988
Abstract Thomas Starling was a United Auto Workers member and president of Local 34 in Atlanta, GA who served on the UAW Board of Directors for twelve years. His papers reflect his association with the UAW, especially in regards to General Motors.

UAW Accounting Department Records

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Identifier: LR000211
Abstract The records of the United Auto Workers Accounting Department consist of financial reports.

UAW American Motors Corporation Department Records

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Identifier: LR001433
Abstract The papers of the AMC department of the UAW were placed in the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs in April of 1990 and were opened for research in 1992. The UAW and AMC began their working relationship in 1955 when the Hudson and Nash companies merged to form American Motors Corporation. This branch of the UAW represented workers in Kenosha, Wisconsin and Toledo, Ohio. The papers in this collection reflect the general office correspondence between the UAW, the UAW's three locals which worked...

UAW Chrysler Department Records

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Identifier: LR000106
Abstract The UAW Chrysler Department was formed in the year following the tumultuous sit-down strikes of 1937. Responsible of the department included planning, developing, negotiating, and administering collective bargaining agreements for Chrysler workers in the United States and Canada. The records of the department reflect its administration and activities and largely include the files of Arthur Hughes, an administrative assistant and assistant director in the department from 1940-1978.

UAW Citizenship Department: Roy Reuther Records

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Identifier: LR000191_CD
Abstract In 1957 the United Auto Workers changed the name of their Political Action Department to the Citizenship Department, headed by Roy Reuther. Their records cover activities until the subsequent name change to the Citizenship-Legislative Department.

UAW Conventions Records

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Identifier: LR000212
Abstract These records contain material from the United Auto Workers conventions held in 1951 and 1953.

UAW Education Department

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Identifier: LR000043
Abstract The United Auto Workers Education Department records reflect their various activities, such as negotiations, and include material from the tenures of Edward Coffey and Carroll Hutton.

UAW Ford Department Records

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Identifier: LR000105
Abstract The UAW signed its first contract with Ford Motor Company in 1941 after years of confrontation between labor and management. They achieved many gains for Ford employees, including a pension plan, health care benefits, workplace health and safety protection, skilled trades recognition, a shortened work week, more paid days off, supplemental unemployment benefits, and a guaranteed annual income credit. Their records document department affairs under the leadership of Richard Leonard and Ken...

UAW International Executive Board Oral Histories

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Identifier: LOH002228
Abstract Between 1985 and 1998, the United Auto Workers and the Walter P. Reuther Library cooperated in a project to document the careers of members of the UAW International Executive Board and important events in the history of the union. Collection consists of audio recordings, some video recordings, transcripts for 18 interviews, and a metal die of the UAW logo created for printing the transcripts. Past and current IEB members discuss their backgrounds; entry into the labor movement; early careers;...

UAW Local 1088 Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: U-V Box 14, Folder: 8-9
Identifier: LR000521
Abstract Subjects include: Neco Ordnance plant closing in Winona, Minnesota

UAW Local 1112 Records

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Identifier: LR000877
Abstract Subjects include: Lordstown GM plant; automation and speed-up; 1972 strike; QWL; “blue-collar blues”

UAW Local 113 Records

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Identifier: LR001457
Abstract Subjects include: Leonard Woodcock’s local; Continental Motors (Muskegon, Michigan); Muskegon politics and government; World War II aircraft industry workers

UAW Local 199 Records

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Identifier: LR000297
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 199 was charted in 1936 in St. Catherines, Canada. It represented employees of McKinnon Industries, a subsidiary of General Motors. Records of the local reflect primarily the its financial, executive, and bargaining activities.

UAW Local 230 Records

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Identifier: LR000198
Abstract Local 230 is located in Bell, California (in the metropolitan Los Angeles area) and represents the employees of the largest Chrysler facility in the western United States. Local 230 obtained its charter in March of 1937 as a direct result of the sit-down strike of that same year. In 1938, Chrysler attempted to dissolve Local 230. Acting together with a group of anti-union employers and the District Attorney's office, many of the officers and founders of Local 230 were charged with conspiracy...

UAW Local 25 Records

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Identifier: LR000444
Abstract Subjects include: General Motors Fisher Body and Chevrolet plants in St. Louis; labor education; women's auxiliary

UAW Local 292 Records

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Identifier: LR001158
Abstract Subjects include: UAW Local 292 20 Automobile workers in Kokomo, Ind.; collective bargaining and strikes; General Motors Delco Radio Division; Accurate Parts Inc.; political activity; labor education; UAW Locals 303, 438, 662, 974

UAW Local 3 Records

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Identifier: LR000767
Abstract Subjects include: Hamtramck Dodge Main plant; DRUM; UAW elections; education

UAW Local 32 Records

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Identifier: LR000702
Abstract Local 32 represents employees of the White Motor Company in Cleveland, Ohio. The charter meeting was held on August 25, 1933 when it became Federal Labor Union 18463 affiliated with the AFL. The local played an early and important role in the establishment of an international union in the automobile industry. In September, 1935 formal application was made for charter affiliation with the International Union of United Automobile Workers of America. Subjects include: White Motor Co. (Cleveland)

UAW Local 36 Records

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Identifier: LR001653
Abstract Subjects include: Ford Wixom plant; UAW Locals 400, 600, 900; Sam Fishman; industrial safety; African-American autoworkers; strikes

UAW Local 371 Records

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Identifier: LR000101
Abstract UAW Local 371 was chartered in May of 1937 to represent workers at the Chrysler plant in New Castle, Indiana. By the mid-1970s it had become an amalgamated local.

UAW Local 397 Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: U-V Box 14, Folder: 5
Identifier: LR000127
Abstract Contains minutes of the first meeting of Local 397 Coach and Body.

UAW Local 400 Records

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Identifier: LR000064
Abstract Organized in 1941, Local 400 was located in Highland Park, Michigan for many years. In addition to servicing the Ford Highland Park Plant, Local 400 also represented Ford Facilities in Utica, Romeo, Mount Clemens, Chesterfield, and the Michigan Proving Ground of the Ford Motor Company. The papers of Local 400 reflect union activities from 1941-1966. The period covering the years 1942-1961 is particularly well documented in terms of executive board meeting minutes, plant-wide meeting minutes,...

UAW Local 417 Records

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Identifier: LR000715
Abstract UAW Local 417 was chartered in 1945. The original charter was issued to Great Lakes Greyhound Garage in Birmingham, Michigan. An amalgamated local, its membership comes primarily from auto parts companies in Detroit's northern suburbs: Clawson, Royal Oak, Birmingham, Troy, Ferndale and Sterling Heights. Dean Spooner became President of the Local in 1963, and remained in office for the remainder of the period covered by this collection. Subjects include: auto parts plants in Detroit's...

UAW Local 444 Records

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Identifier: LR000405
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 444 services the Windsor, Ontario plant of Chrysler Corporation. Its records reflect routine operations and programs.

UAW Local 45 Records

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Identifier: LR000876
Abstract Subjects include: GM Fisher Body (Cleveland); UAW factionalism

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International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Implement Workers of America. Local 576 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 1088 (Winona, Minn.) 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 5 (South Bend, Ind.) 1
King, R. T. 1
Kitzman, Harvey 1
Korth, Philip A. 1
Llewellyn, Percy 1
Majerus, Raymond E. (Raymond Edward) 1
McDermott, Dennis 1
Mechanics Educational Society of America 1
Milkman, Ruth 1
Morris, Ken, 1915-2008 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 1
National Organization for Women 1
Newspaper Guild. Local 22 (Detroit, Mich.) 1
North American Free Trade Agreement (1992 December 17) 1
Palmer, Francis R., 1908- 1
Panush, Sol 1
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