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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 Program Development Department Records, Part 1 and 2

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Identifier: LR002203
Abstract The AFSCME Program Development Department was created in January of 1973 to deal with matters such as health care, the deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill, employee protections, career development, and sex discrimination. It was funded by federal grant money until 1975 when the funds ran out, the department was disbanded, and its several functions were taken over by other AFSCME departments. The records in Part I reflect the Department's concerns with women's issues, sex...
Dates: 1964 - 1977; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1975

ALPA Steward and Stewardess Division Records

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Identifier: LR002252
Abstract The Steward and Stewardess Division was created by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Board of Directors in 1960 after ALPA and the Air Line Stewards and Stewardess Association (ALSSA) separated in 1959. Following the same basic structure as ALPA, the division had its own Board of Directors, Executive Committee and Executive Board, and national officers of Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. Initially consisting of 20 airlines and around 3,580 stewardesses, by 1969 the S&S Division...
Dates: 1949 - 1977; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1971

Ann Shafer Papers

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Identifier: UP001480
Abstract Ann Shafer has lobbied in support of women's issues, including equal pay, sex and employment discrimination, reproductive freedom, and pregnancy disability benefits throughout her career. She began working in 1946 for W.K. Kellogg Company and was active in the American Federation of Grainmillers, retiring in 1983. She has been involved with the Michigan Democratic Party politics, co-founded a chapter of the National Organization of Women (NOW), and was one of the founding members of the...
Dates: 1950 - 1990; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1990

Gloria Johnson Oral History

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Identifier: LOH002326
Abstract In 1993, Dennis Deslippe interviewed International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers (IUE) staffer and Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) president and co-founder Gloria Johnson for his book,
Dates: 1993-06-08

Mildred Jeffrey Papers

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Identifier: LP000300
Abstract Mildred Jeffrey worked as an organizer for the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, as Educational Director of the Pennsylvania Joint Board of Shirt Workers, as a consultant to the War Labor Board, as Director of the United Auto Workers (UAW) Women’s Bureau, and as Director for UAW Community Relations and Consumer Affairs Departments. Ms. Jeffrey was also active in the Democratic Party and was a founding member and chair of the National Organization of Women’s (NOW) political arm, the...
Dates: 1920 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1979

SEIU District 925 Legacy Project Oral Histories

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Identifier: LOH002073
Abstract The SEIU District 925 Legacy Project, conducted 2005-2007, aimed through a series of oral history interviews to chronicle the organization’s 20-year history (1981-2001) and provide insight into the relationship between the women’s movement and organized labor, during a time of great social and technological change. The project gathered interviews from women, and some men, involved in the founding and growth of District 925 and its efforts, with the association 9to5, National Association of...
Dates: 2005-01-25 - 2007-03-09

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9 to 5, National Association of Working Women (U.S.) 1
AFL-CIO 1
Air Line Pilots Association 1
Ames, Joseph Lynn, 1925- 1
Blue Cross Blue Shield 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Chapman, Gordon Warner, 1907- 1
Ciampa, P.J. 1
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Clinton, Hillary Rodham (Hillary Diane Rodham), 1947 1
Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Deslippe, Dennis 1
Fauntroy, Walter E., 1933- 1
Froines, Ann 1
Gore, Albert, 1948- 1
Gotbaum, Victor, 1921-2015 1
Heath, Stacey 1
Humphrey, Hubert H., 1911-1978 1
International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 1
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 1
Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009 1
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 1
Kirkland, Lane 1
Kramer, Leo 1
Kubista, Roy 1
Lucy, William, 1933- 1
Mandela, Nelson (Nelson Rolihlahla), 1918-2013 1
McEntee, Gerald W. 1
McEntee, William J. (William Joseph), 1903- 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Mondale, Walter F. (Walter Frederick), 1928- 1
Newman, Winn, 1924-1994 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) (1913-1994) 1
Reagan, Ronald (Ronald Wilson), 1911-2004 1
Roberts, Lillian 1
Saunders, Lee (Lee A.) 1
Service Employees International Union 1
Service Employees International Union. District 925 1
Service Employees International Union. Office Worker Division 1
Shafer, Ann 1
United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964. 1
United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX. 1
United States. Equal Pay Act of 1963 1
United States. Federal Aviation Administration 1
United States. National Mediation Board 1
United States. National Transportation Safety Board 1
United States. National War Labor Board (1942-1945) 1
Wayne State University 1
Women's Equity Action League 1
Zander, Arnold S. (Arnold Scheuer), 1901-1975 1
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