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UAW Research Department: Congressional Testimonies

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Identifier: LR002092
Abstract Since the formation of the United Auto Workers Union in 1935, union members have been actively involved in U.S. and international politics. Individual union members, from the highest ranking officer to the newest rank and file member have testified before Congress on issues ranging from trade and health care to housing and public welfare. Beginning in 1938 and ending in 2009 this collection documents the history of UAW members’ appearances before Congressional Committees. This collection...

UAW Special Projects Department Records

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Identifier: LR000646
Abstract Subjects include: administered prices; international automobile industry; profit sharing plans; automobile safety; cost-of-living adjustments; Detroit income tax; European Economic Community; fair labor standards; guaranteed annual wage; international economic development; ILO; McClellan Committee Hearings; multinational corporations; industrial migration; technological unemployment; politics; American economy

UAW Vice-President's Office: Donald Ephlin Records

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Identifier: LR001404
Abstract Donald F. Ephlin became active in the UAW at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Framingham, MA in the late 1940s, before joining the International Union staff in 1960. As administrative assistant to UAW President Leonard Woodcock from 1970 to 1977, and later Vice-President in charge of the Ford and subsequently the General Motors Departments, Ephlin played a key role in negotiations with both companies. He helped launch the Saturn Corporation and create a labor agreement which changed the...

UAW Women's Department: Lillian Hatcher Records

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Identifier: LR000972
Abstract Subjects include: women workers; labor education; politics

United Rubber Workers Records

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Identifier: LR000278
Abstract The United Rubber Workers records pertain to the minimum wage in the rubber industry, collective bargaining, organizing, and labor in politics.

William M. Seabron Papers

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Identifier: LP000511
Abstract Correspondence, reports, clippings, resolutions, financial reports, minutes, notes, and speeches collected by Mr. Seabron. He served as the Industrial Relations Secretary for the Minneapolis Urban League from 1944-50; from 1950-56, he was the assistant to the director of the Michigan Fair Employment Practices Commission; from 1962-65, assistant to the director of personnel in the Department of Agriculture. Since 1965 he has been a special assistant to the Secretary of Agriculture. Additional...

William Palmer Papers

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Identifier: UP000693
Abstract William Palmer was active in Michigan politics, serving three consecutive terms as a state senator of the thirteenth district. His papers reflect his time in office.

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...

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International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 22
AFL-CIO 7
Democratic Party (Mich.) 7
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 6
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National Organization for Women 3
AFSCME 2
American Federation of Teachers 2
General Motors Corporation 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 1-B 2
Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970 2
United States. National Labor Relations Board 2
AFSCME. International Convention 1
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 1
American Postal Workers Union 1
Beasley, Olive, 1903- 1
Bieber, Owen 1
Blue Cross Blue Shield 1
Boggs, Grace Lee 1
Brookwood Labor College (Katonah, N.Y.) 1
Chrysler Corporation 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
Democratic National Convention. 1968 (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Detroit Housing Commission 1
Ephlin, Don 1
Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (U.S.) 1
Ford Motor Company 1
Gleicher, Morris 1
Greene, Robert J. 1
Hatch Act 1
Hatcher, Lillian 1
Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America 1
Industrial Workers of the World 1
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 1
International Union of Mine, Mill, and Smelter Workers 1
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO). Region 1-E 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Community Action Program 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 1604 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 292 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 1 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 1A 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 1C 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 2A 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 2B 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 3 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 9 1
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Region 9A 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1
Lampinen, Lily 1
Lindahl, James 1
Lucy, William, 1933- 1
McEntee, Gerald W. 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Metropolitan Detroit AFL-CIO 1
Michigan. Civil Rights Commission. 1
National Association of Letter Carriers (U.S.) 1
North American Free Trade Agreement (1992 December 17) 1
Palmer, Francis R., 1908- 1
Palmer, William, 1907- 1
Philleo, Norman E. 1
Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948) 1
Public Services International 1
Pyrros, James G. 1
Rebhan, Herman 1
Richter, Irving 1
Rosen, Sidney 1
Saturn Corporation 1
Seabron, William M. 1
Snyder, Joseph 1
Sombrotto, Vincent 1
Spaniolo, Joesph 1
Starr, Helen Norton 1
Starr, Mark 1
Stepp, Marc 1
Students for a Democratic Society (U.S.) 1
Swanger, Toni 1
Sweet, Sam, 1911- 1
Textile Workers Union of America 1
Turner, Tom 1
UAW-South East Michigan Community Action Program 1
United Rubber Workers of America 1
United States Postal Service 1
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities 1
United States. National War Labor Board (1942-1945) 1
Vanderploeg, Jan B., 1900- 1
Vinyard, Dale 1
Vorse, Mary Heaton 1
WDET (Radio station : Detroit, Mich.) 1
Wales, Gilbert 1
Wayne State University 1
Weinberg, Nat, 1914?- 1
Winn, Frank 1
Wolf, Herman 1
Young, Coleman A. 1
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