Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 26 - 28 of 28

UFW Administration Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000221_admin
Abstract United Farm Workers grew out of several farm workers organizations of the 1960s and was led by Cesar Chavez for over thirty years. The Administration Department records reflect the wide range of people and groups with whom the UFW corresponded. The work of the union itself is well represented, including U.S., Canada, and Europe boycott files, El Malcriado files, and negotiations with southern California grape growers. Part 3 of the records represent the second decade of the union’s progress...
Dates: 1955 - 1984; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1978

UFW Peter Velasco Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR002077
Abstract Peter Velasco has served in a number of positions in the UFW. He worked as the Stockton, California Field Office Director, as the director of the Strike Defense Fund, was a board member of the Farm Workers Credit Union, and was a member of the National Executive Board member since 1973. He and his wife Dolores Ann also worked on the US Senate campaign of Tom Hayden in 1976. Peter Velasco died in 1995. His records consists of office files, largely from the time when Velasco was...
Dates: 1942 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1995

William Kircher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: LP000606
Abstract Mr. Kircher went to work in a defense plant in Cincinnati in 1941 and helped organize UAW Local 647. Subsequently, he held a number of staff positions with the UAW until 1955, when he became assistant director of organization of the AFL-CIO. From 1956 to 1964, Mr. Kircher served as assistant director of Region IX of the AFL-CIO. After returning to his former position as assistant director of organization (1 964-65), Kircher was appointed to succeed John W. Livingston as director of organization...
Dates: 1959 - 1973; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1972

Filtered By

  • Subject: Contract negotiations X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Labor unions 14
Collective bargaining 12
Labor unions -- Organizing 7
Strikes and lockouts 7
Grievance procedures 5
∨ view more
Automobile industry and trade 4
Labor 4
Labor disputes 4
Agricultural laborers 3
Arbitration, Industrial 3
Boycotts 3
Labor unions--Factionalism 3
Labor unions--Jurisdictional disputes 3
Letter carriers 3
Pensions 3
Political Action 3
Agriculture 2
Collective labor agreements 2
Communism 2
Desegregation 2
Educational reform 2
Emigration and Immigration 2
Grievance arbitration 2
Health care workers 2
Industrial relations 2
Labor education 2
Labor unions and communism 2
Migrant workers 2
Politics, Practical 2
Quality of work life 2
School integration 2
Academic freedom 1
Affirmative action 1
African Americans 1
Air Traffic Controllers' Strike, U.S., 1981 1
Automobile industry workers 1
Child labor 1
Collective bargaining -- Government employees 1
Collective bargaining -- Librarians 1
Collective bargaining --Teachers 1
Collective bargaining Nursing 1
Collective bargaining--College teachers 1
Collective labor agreements -- Municipal employees 1
Community organization 1
Education 1
Education, Higher 1
Education, Primary 1
Employee Fringe Benefits 1
Fair Labor Standards Act 1
Farm work legislation 1
Filipino Americans 1
Health care employees 1
Hispanic Americans 1
Housing 1
International labor activities 1
Janitors 1
Labor laws and legislation 1
Lobbying 1
Nurses 1
Nursing homes 1
Pesticides 1
Plant shutdowns 1
Public service employment 1
Raiding 1
Retirees 1
Right to work 1
School employees 1
Service industries 1
Skilled labor 1
Social security reform 1
Strike votes 1
Taxation 1
Teachers 1
Unfair labor practices 1
Workers' compensation 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
∧ view less
 
Names
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 10
Ford Motor Company 4
United Farm Workers 4
AFL-CIO 3
American Federation of Teachers 3
∨ view more
National Association of Letter Carriers (U.S.) 3
United States Postal Service 3
United States. National Labor Relations Board 3
General Motors Corporation 2
Meany, George, 1894-1980 2
National Education Association of the United States 2
Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970 2
Service Employees International Union 2
American Postal Workers Union 1
Association of Flight Attendants (U.S.) 1
Bieber, Owen 1
Bluestone, Irving 1
Burciaga, David 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Cole, John 1
Detroit Federation of Teachers 1
Dodge Revolutionary Union Movement 1
Ephlin, Don 1
Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (U.S.) 1
Forchione, Dan 1
Hatch Act 1
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO). Local 833 (Sheboygan Falls, Wis.) 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Chrysler Department 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Ford Local 600 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 142 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 240 (Windsor, ON, Canada) 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 425 (Lorain, Ohio) 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 53 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 542 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 602 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 932 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 2 1
Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Kircher, William 1
Labor Education & Research Project (U.S.) 1
Labor Notes 1
McFetridge, William 1
Moody, Kim 1
Parker, Mike 1
Rademacher, James H. 1
Reagan, Ronald 1
Saturn Corporation 1
Shanker, Albert 1
Slaughter, Jane, 1949- 1
Sombrotto, Vincent 1
Sweeney, John J. 1
UAW-South East Michigan Community Action Program 1
United States. Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 1
United States.. Senate Select Committee on Improper Activities in Labor and Management 1
United Way of America 1
Velasco, Dolores 1
Velasco, Peter 1
Zander, Arnold S. (Arnold Scheuer), 1901-1975 1
∧ view less