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Labor unions--History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Blanche Rinehart Papers

 Collection
Identifier: LP000114
Abstract This collection includes correspondence, drafts and manuscripts relating to Rinehart's biography of Samuel Gompers. Also included are interviews with Mary Anderson, Elizabeth Christman and Mary Erb.

NALC: Historic Artifacts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LR001911
Abstract Letter Carriers answered a call to meet in Milwaukee in 1889, with the intention to form a national association to ensure improved salaries, better working conditions, and greater security for letter carriers and their families. The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) continues its efforts while representing over 300,000 active and retired city letter carriers from 2,500 branches across the country.

Tucker P. Smith Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LP002888
Abstract The Tucker P. Smith Collection is comprised of more than 70 political and labor buttons, primarily from the 1930s and 1940s. Subjects include early UAW Ford organizing and dues, socialist politicians and political groups, World War II, as well as a variety of other unions and events of importance to the labor movement.

UAW International Executive Board Oral Histories

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Identifier: LOH002228
Abstract Between 1985 and 1998, the United Auto Workers and the Walter P. Reuther Library cooperated in a project to document the careers of members of the UAW International Executive Board and important events in the history of the union. Collection consists of audio recordings, some video recordings, transcripts for 18 interviews, and a metal die of the UAW logo created for printing the transcripts. Past and current IEB members discuss their backgrounds; entry into the labor movement; early careers;...

University of Michigan -- Wayne State University Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations Reprint Series Publications

 Collection
Identifier: LP002723
Abstract University of Michigan – Wayne State University, Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations, Reprint Series 29, 31, 34, 36, and 38. Material is generally dated from the 1960s.