Postal service --Employees
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Frank Salazar was in the United States Postal Service for 32 years, and started as a shop steward at the age of 24. Salazar became a National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) union steward in 1991 and went on to serve as a full-time officer in 1995. Salazar was elected President of NALC Tri-Valley Branch 2902 (Chatsworth, CA) in 2006 and served until his retirement in 2017.
Abstract The National Association of Letter Carriers’ Information Center, located at NALC headquarters in Washington, DC, is the result of efforts by NALC research director F. John Miller to create a collection of material to support research activities and meet the information and educational needs of the officers and staff. The information center works to gather and disseminate current information, consolidate and preserve historic documents, and to support NALC research initiatives. This collection...
Abstract In 2003, Reuther archivist Carrolyn Davis interviewed labor leader William "Bill" Burrus. Burrus served as vice president (1980-2001) and president (2001-2010) of the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), and he was the first African American to be directly elected by member vote to the presidency of a national labor union. Collection consists of the interview recording. Over the nearly four-hour-long interview, Burrus ranges on a variety of topics covering his background, postal career, union...