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UAW Women's Department: Dorothy Haener Records

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Identifier: LR000848
Abstract Subjects include: abortion; aging; child care; civil rights; education; pay equity; health; National Organization for Women; poverty; sexual harassment
Dates: 1932 - 1982

William Simons Papers

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Identifier: LP001761
Abstract William Simons began his career as a high school teacher when he joined the black American Federation of Teachers union in Washington D.C. A year later the local was integrated and Simons served in several positions before assuming the presidency, a position he would hold until his retirement in 1991. He also served as an officer in the national organization as part of the Progressive and United Action caucuses and was involved in Democratic Party politics. His papers document his career with...
Dates: 1906 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1989

Workers' Education Local 189 Records

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Identifier: LR000954
Abstract Workers Education Local 189, American Federation of Teachers, was founded in November 1922 as the bargaining agent for the faculty members of Brookwood Labor College. After Brookwood closed its doors in 1937, Local 189 opened its membership to all persons, regardless of geographic location, who were engaged in workers' education. Throughout its existence Local 189 had been active in distributing workers' education materials to other members of the AFT, and to public schools, colleges and to the...
Dates: 1939 - 1977

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American Federation of Teachers 36
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International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 8
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 6
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Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 4
National Education Association of the United States 4
Democratic Party (Mich.) 2
Detroit Federation of Teachers 2
East, Dennis 2
Ellickson, Katherine Pollak 2
Metropolitan Detroit AFL-CIO 2
Michigan Federation of Teachers 2
Ocean Hill-Brownsville Demonstration School District (New York, N.Y.) 2
Sexton, Brendan, 1911-1988 2
Starr, Helen Norton 2
Starr, Mark 2
United Federation of Teachers 2
United States. National War Labor Board (1942-1945) 2
15th District Democrats 1
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education. 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Federation of Teachers. Local 29 (Panama Canal) 1
American Federation of Teachers. Local 4168 (Detroit, Mich.) 1
American Federation of Teachers. Northeast Regional Office 1
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American Federation of Teachers. Workers Education Local 189 1
Barbour, Alex 1
Basso, Joseph 1
Betts, Glen R. 1
Billups, Lovely H. 1
Blue Cross Blue Shield 1
Bluestone, Irving 1
Bonior, David E. 1
British Columbia Teachers’ Federation 1
Brown, Louise (Sally) Langdon 1
Calhoun, Arthur W. (Arthur Wallace), 1885-1979 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
Cope, Elmer 1
Dearborn Federation of Teachers. Local 681 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Detroit Public Schools 1
Detroit Teachers Association. Wayne State University Chapter 1
East Detroit Federation of Teachers. Local 698 1
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Elder, Arthur 1
Feldman, Sandra 1
Fernbach, Frank 1
Fildaro, Ann 1
Fuller, Alex 1
Goldwater, Clara A (Clara Aud), 1874-1958 1
Graduate Employees Union. Local 6196 (MSU) 1
Greenfield, Margaret 1
Haddad, Carol 1
Haener, Dorothy 1
Hamilton, Henry 1
Haughton, Ronald Waring, 1916-2005 1
Herrick, Mary J. 1
Hoffman, Alice M. 1
Hogan, Thomas F. 1
Industrial Workers of the World 1
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 1
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 1
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO). Local 174 (Detroit, Mich.) 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Education Department. 1
Jablonower, Joseph, 1888-1971 1
Jewish Community Council (Detroit, Mich.) 1
Kerwin, Michael W. 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Kirkland, Lane 1
Koch, Raymond, 1909- 1
Labor Education & Research Project (U.S.) 1
Labor Notes 1
Lane, Layle, 1893-1976 1
Lanza, Aldo 1
Lefkowitz, Abraham, 1884-1956 1
Leonard N. Simons Jewish Community Archives 1
Martel, Frank X. 1
Mason, Gabriel R. 1
Massachusetts Federation of Teachers 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Merrill-Palmer Institute 1
Michigan Council for the Humanities 1
Michigan State AFL-CIO 1
Michigan State University 1
Miles, Isadore 1
Moody, Kim 1
Moskowitz, Charlotte 1
National Committee for the Extension of Labor Education (U.S.) 1
National Organization for Women 1
Nelson, Mercedes, 1900- 1
New York State United Teachers 1
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Owosso Education Association 1
Parker, Mike 1
Paskal, Dolores 1
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