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Lab. Labor Unions

 Topic Guide
Identifier: Lab
This classification groups collections on the topic of Labor Unions.

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Amalgamated Transit Union, Local 1456 Records

Identifier: MS-113

Local 1456 represented the employees of the St. John Transportation Company in Dayton, Ohio. Records include membership, Executive Board, and committee minutes, financial records, correspondence, negotiating records, and agreements.

Dates: 1950-1979

American Postal Workers Union, Local 252 Records

Identifier: MS-96

Records consist of minutes, financial records, administrative policy papers, membership lists, negotiations and agreements, grievance materials, newsletters, correspondence, and photographs. Local 252 is based in Dayton, Ohio.

Dates: 1904-1978

Barbers’ Union, Local 26 Records

Identifier: MS-54
Content Description The records of the Barbers’ Local 26 include minutes, financial records, manuals, and miscellaneous documents. Records pertaining specifically to Barbers’ Local 26 date between 1962 and 1973. There is no earlier material available, as the records were stolen in a robbery of the secretary’s car in January of 1962. The collection also includes a few earlier items that are not specific to Local 26, such as manuals and guidelines of broader union organizations. One item from 1918...
Dates: 1918, 1949-1973; Majority of material found within 1962-1973

Harold F. Barrett Papers

Identifier: MS-246

A Dayton native, Barrett was a toolmaker, technical writer, teacher, and political activist involved in labor organizing in the Miami Valley area. He also founded and directed the Labor Studies Department at Sinclair College. His papers include materials pertaining to his labor organizing efforts, his newspaper editorials, music he composed as well as his drawings and poetry.

Dates: 1938-1990

Carpenter's Miami Valley District Council Records

Identifier: MS-93

Records consist of minutes, by-laws, National Labor Relations Bureau (NLRB) rulings, negotiations and agreements, financial records, and correspondence.

Dates: 1891-1970

Communications Workers of America, Local 4322 Records

Identifier: MS-78

Records consist of minutes of monthly membership meetings, minutes of the National Executive Board of the CWA annual convention, Advisory Board reports, contracts, photographs, various informational pamphlets, and strike literature. Local 4322 is based in Dayton.

Dates: 1936 - 1973

Dayton-Miami Valley AFL-CIO Records

Identifier: MS-36
Abstract The Dayton-Miami Valley AFL-CIO Records contain material relating to the local AFL and CIO Unions and their merger in 1959, and its functions as a merged organization from 1960-1974. Records on the Industrial Union Council, from 1945 to 1959, include the constitution and charter of the union, the minutes of delegate and executive meetings, and reports of the various committees. Materials on the Dayton Central Labor Union are sparse, most from 1955-1959, primarily made up of minutes and...
Dates: 1945-1974; Majority of material found within 1950-1960

Dayton Typographical Union, Local 57 Records

Identifier: MS-41

Contains a fairly complete run of minutes for the years 1866-1968 as well as legal reports, financial ledgers and journals, membership records, correspondence, and a variety of printed materials. The minutes include reports from the Executive Board and various committees, and summary financial information. Membership records contain much information on the union's apprenticeship program.

Dates: 1866-1977

Oscar Edelman Papers

Identifier: MS-144

Edelman was a long-time, active member of the Socialist Party in Dayton, Ohio and for a period, served as business manager for the local Socialist newspaper, Miami Valley Socialist. His papers include correspondence, clippings, political literature, Socialist campaign materials, working papers, a minute book of the Young Socialist League in Dayton (1915), scattered copies of Miami Valley Socialist, and a collection of state and national Socialist Party literature.

Dates: 1910-1987

Flymen and Inkmen Union of Dayton, Local 616 Records

Identifier: MS-62

The collection contains minutes, attendance records, arbitration records, agreements, correspondence, and financial records for Flyman’s and Inkman’s Local 616, based in Dayton.

Dates: 1963-1972