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National Founders Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR001292
Abstract The National Founders Association was an early 20th Century labor union that represented foundry workers and other metal workers. The union was mainly represented in the upper-Midwest, with its national headquarters in Detroit, MI and with other regional offices in Minneapolis, MN. During the union’s existence, it found itself in conflict with a similar union, The Molder’s Union, over the issue of open shop vs. closed shop foundries.The records in this collection detail the...
Dates: 1905 - 1911; Majority of material found within 1905 - 1909

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  • Subject: Elections -- United States X
  • Subject: Open and closed shop X