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UAW Local 216 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000136
Abstract UAW Local 216 was organized to serve as the bargaining agent at General Motors, Buick-Oldsmobile-Pontiac, South Gate, and California Plants. Materials in their records document their activities from the earliest days of the local, including the nationwide GM strike in the winter of 1945-1946 and Region 6.
Dates: 1937 - 1982

UAW Local 230 Records

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1941 - 1967

UAW Local 239 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000353
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 239 serviced General Motors plant employees in Baltimore, MD. The records of the local reflect its activities as representative of Fisher Body Plant workers, before they merged with Local 678, Chevrolet assembly operations.
Dates: 1948 - 1969

UAW Local 280 Records

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Identifier: LR000083
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 280 has served employees of the Continental Motors Corporation, Continental Aviation and Engineering Corporation and the Kaiser Corporation Detroit Engine Plant in Detroit, MI. The records of this local particularly document the problems which arise with the closing of a plant, such as the Detroit Engine Plant in 1954.
Dates: 1946 - 1961

UAW Local 309 Records

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Identifier: LR000522
Abstract Local 309 represents the workers of Sterling Industries, West Allis, Wisconsin.
Dates: 1937 - 1966

UAW Local 341 Records

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Identifier: LR000093
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 341 represented workers at the Marmon-Harrington Company in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: 1937 - 1961

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.
Dates: 1937 - 1940

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.
Dates: 1937 - 1938

UAW Local 412: Technical Training Center Records

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Identifier: LR002705
Abstract Subjects include: Technical Training Center 3.5 Worker retraining
Dates: 1962 - 1967

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...
Dates: 1954 - 1983

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.
Dates: 1956 - 1961

UAW Local 506 Records

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Identifier: LR000557
Abstract Subjects include: Ryan Aeronautical (San Diego); aerospace workers.
Dates: 1942 - 1967

UAW Local 525 Records

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Identifier: LR000666
Abstract Subjects include: Canadian amalgamated local
Dates: 1949 - 1962

UAW Local 595 Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: U-V Box 14, Folder: 6
Identifier: LR000219
Abstract Local 595 is located in Linden, New Jersey and services General Motors, BOP Assembly Division. Their records cover local strike issues and time studies.
Dates: 1946 - 1948

UAW Local 598 Records

 Collection — Container: Small Processed Collections: U-V Box 14, Folder: 7
Identifier: LR000834
Abstract Subjects include: Fisher Body Plant No. 2 (Flint, Michigan)
Dates: 1960 - 1975

UAW Local 599 Records

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Identifier: LR000210
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 599 represented workers in the Buick plant in Flint, MI and is noted for its involvement in the anti-Martin struggles during the early years of its existence. The records of the local reflect routine operations.
Dates: 1936 - 1966

UAW Local 650 Records

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Identifier: LR000177
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 650 grew out of Local 182 in Lansing, MI representing Reo Motors employees. The local survived a company bankruptcy and reorganization in the late 1930s and early 1940s and numerous company-union conflicts in the post WWII period. The records of the local reflect its operations and activities upon behalf of its members.
Dates: 1937 - 1964

UAW Local 662 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000095
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 662 was organized to service the General Motors plant, Delco-Remy Division in Anderson, IN, absorbing the former UAW Local 146. Records reflect activities, including a women's auxilliary, that occurred mainly following the local's 1939 charter.
Dates: 1934 - 1969

UAW Local 664 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000235
Abstract Established in 1939 when the International Executive Board revoked the charter of pro-Martin Local 118, United Auto Workers Local 664 serviced members at Fisher Body, Chevrolet, and Prophet Company in North Tarrytown, NY. The records reflect the Martin controversy, strikes, conferences, and other activities of the local.
Dates: 1939 - 1961

UAW Local 678 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000451
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 678 originally serviced the Chevrolet plant and parts warehouse in Baltimore, MD. before merging in 1969 with Local 239, Fisher Body. The records relate to activities and operations prior to the merger.
Dates: 1940 - 1968

UAW Local 833 Records

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Identifier: LR000377
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 833 has had divisive history between workers at the Kohler Co. in Kohler, WI and their employers. First organized in 1933 by the American Federation of Labor, workers were soon embroiled in a jurisdictional dispute with a company-formed union, the Kohler Workers' Association (KWA). Following a strike, the KWA won the bid from the NLRB to represent workers, but leadership soon became dissatisfied and voted in 1952 to join the UAW.
Dates: 1897 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1960

UAW Local 870 Records

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Identifier: LR000472
Abstract Subjects include: Ford Motor Co. (Dallas)
Dates: 1939 - 1969

UAW Local 879 Records

 Collection
Identifier: LR000684
Abstract UAW Local 879 represents workers at the Twin City Ford Motor Company plant in St. Paul, Minnesota. It was chartered in 1941 following the recognition of the UAW by the Ford Motor Company. During the late 1940's and the 1950's, Local 879 participated in the Minnesota State CIO Farm Labor Relations Program. To demonstrate the relationship between farmers and labor, Local 879 and other CIO-affiliated unions set up booths and other displays at various Minnesota county fairs. Subjects include:...
Dates: 1940 - 1968; Majority of material found within 1942 - 1958

UAW Local 887 Records

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Identifier: LR000138
Abstract Local 887 of the United Auto Workers was borne out of labor struggles between its predecessor union, UAW-CIO Local 683, and North American Aviation in Los Angeles, CA shortly before American involvement in WWII. Because of the company's production of military aircraft, the federal government has historically been closely involved with labor disputes affecting Local 887's members. The records of UAW Local 887 reflect the union's long struggle with management over such issues as wages and union...
Dates: 1938 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1977

UAW Local 889 Records

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Identifier: LR000040
Abstract United Auto Workers Local 889 was chartered in 1940 to service white collar workers at Chrysler plants and suppliers in southeastern Michigan. The records of the local reflect the activities of its many units including Amplex, Auto Equipment Co., Hudson Sales, Kaiser-Frazer, King-Seeley, Tank Plant, Jefferson-Kerchival, Dodge Main, Marysville Parts, Mopar, Dodge Truck, and John R-Highland Park.
Dates: 1943 - 1965

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Bluestone, Irving 8
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Ford Motor Company 6
Industrial Workers of the World 4
International Confederation of Free Trade Unions 4
Meany, George, 1894-1980 4
Bieber, Owen 3
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 10 3
Smith, Mike (Michael O.) 3
Socialist Workers Party 3
Weinberg, Nat, 1914?- 3
American Federation of Labor 2
Carliner, Lewis 2
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 2
Dillon, Francis J. 2
Dodge Revolutionary Union Movement 2
Hatcher, Lillian 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Chrysler Department 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. New Directions 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 1-B 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 595 (Linden, N.J.) 2
Kraus, Dorothy 2
Kraus, Henry 2
League for Industrial Democracy 2
Majerus, Raymond E. (Raymond Edward) 2
Marinovich, Irene Young 2
National Labor Relations Bureau (U.S.) 2
North American Free Trade Agreement (1992 December 17) 2
Rebhan, Herman 2
Silver, Paul 2
Starling, Thomas J. 2
Stepp, Marc 2
Tappes, Shelton 2
United Mine Workers of America 2
United States. Agency for International Development 2
United States. National Labor Relations Board 2
United Steelworkers 2
Wayne State University 2
AFSCME 1
American Federation of Radio Artists 1
American Federation of Teachers 1
American Federation of Teachers. Convention 1
American Federation of Teachers. Executive Council. Meeting 1
American Federation of Teachers. Workers Education Local 189 1
Association of Catholic Trade Unionists 1
Bannon, Ken, 1914- 1
Barnard, John 1
Benjamin, Ernest, 1937- 1
Binkowski, Don 1
Blanchard, James J., 1942- 1
Blue Cross Blue Shield 1
Bryce, William 1
Budd Company 1
Burati, Ida 1
Carrick, Louis B. 1
Children's Crusade for Children 1
Chrapkiewicz, Joseph 1
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Clinton, Hillary Rodham 1
Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (U.S.) 1
Cole, John 1
Communist Party of America 1
Crawford, Elaine 1
Crusade for Freedom (Organization) 1
Dawsen, Everett "Pudge" 1
Deitos, Angelo 1
Detroit Housing Commission 1
Dewey, Charles M. 1
DiGaetano, Nick 1
Dollinger, Genora Johnson 1
Dollinger, Sol 1
Dorosh, Walter 1
Downs, Tom 1
Dufty, William 1
East, Dennis 1
Edelbrock, Ben 1
Edwards, Neal 1
Eldon, John 1
Fantozy, Sam 1
Fenster, Leo 1
Field, Morris 1
Fine, Sidney 1
Finkel, James 1
Flesch, Fritz 1
Forbes, Kenneth 1
Forchione, Dan 1
Forrest, Carrolyn 1
Forsen, Clemens 1
Francis, Ann 1
Francis, Everett 1
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