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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

AFSCME v. Washington State Equal Pay Case Oral Histories

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Identifier: LOH002242
Abstract From 1986 to 1987, AFSCME Assistant Director of Public Affairs Amy Mayers conducted an oral history project capturing memories of those involved with a federal pay equity lawsuit waged by AFSCME Council 28, which represents Washington state employees, against the state of Washingtion between 1982 and 1985. The lawsuit was one of many pay equity cases being fought nationally around this time. Collection consists of 28 video recordings of 16 interviews with 18 persons involved with the AFSCME v....
Dates: 1986-01 - 1987-07

American Association of University Women of Michigan Records

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Identifier: LR001589
Abstract Advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research, the American Association of University Women (AAUW) formed as the Association of Collegiate Alumnae in 1881, becoming the AAUW in 1921. The collection primarily contains state and national organizational proceeding records and organizational publications.
Dates: 1903 - 2005

Coalition of Labor Union Women Records

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Identifier: LR000664
Abstract The Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) was founded in Chicago in 1974 with the goal of bringing women to the forefront of the workforce as full and equal participants. The records of CLUW document the administration and activities of the national organization and its various chapters undertaken toward this goal. Issues such as affirmative action, pay equity, sex discrimination, child care and family issues, ERA and reproductive freedom are well represented.
Dates: 1972 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1974 - 2001

Gloria Johnson Oral History

 Item
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

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

SEIU District 925 Records

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Identifier: LR001805
Abstract Part 1 subjects include: 9to5; Working Women; working women's movement; clerical worker organizing; sex discrimination in employment; office worker health and safety; pay equity; SEIU Local 925; Classified Staff Association; Karen Nussbaum. See Part I for the history of District 925, as well as the bulk of the organization’s records during its origin and transitions (9to5 / Working Women / District 925 / Local 925), its national and regional office files, contracts, and Karen...
Dates: 1973 - 2004

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AFL-CIO 1
American Association of University Women. Michigan Division 1
Ames, Joseph Lynn, 1925- 1
Booth, George R., Jr. 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
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
Mayers, Amy M. 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. District 925 1
Service Employees International Union. Office Worker Division 1
United States. Civil Rights Act of 1964. 1
United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX. 1
Washington Federation of State Employees 1
Women's Equity Action League 1
Zander, Arnold S. (Arnold Scheuer), 1901-1975 1
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