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Summary Information

Title: Tri-State Conference on Manufacturing Records
Collection Number: AIS.1993.10
Creator: Tri-State Conference on Manufacturing.
Creator: Tri-State Conference on Steel.

Collection Dates: 1978-1993
Extent: 85.0 linear feet (67 boxes and 30 oversized items)

Language: English

The Tri-State Conference on Manufacturing was founded in 1979 as the Tri-State Conference on Steel, which was a coalition of labor unions and activists that fought the effects of deindustrialization. The group created or became involved in several regional projects concerning unemployment and plant closures, such as the Steel Valley Authority. This collection includes correspondence, newsletters, and meeting minutes regarding the activities of the Tri-State Council on Steel and Manufacturing.