Summary Information
Title: UE Local 277 Records
Collection Number: UE.16.277
Creator: United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. Local 277 (New Bedford, Mass.).

Collection Dates: 1980s
Extent: 1.0 linear feet (approx. 1 box)

Language: English

Abstract:
This subgroup contains records of United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) Local 277, which represented workers at Morse Cutting Tool in New Bedford, Massachusetts.
Publisher:

ULS Archives Service Center
University of Pittsburgh Library System
7500 Thomas Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA, 15260
412-648-3232
archives-ref@mail.pitt.edu
Date Published:

July 2009
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Zachary Brodt.
Collection Scope and Content Notes

This subgroup contains job descriptions, reports, and correspondence regarding United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) Local 277, which represented workers at Morse Cutting Tool in New Bedford, Massachusetts.


Arrangement

The entirety of this collection has not been arranged. Please contact the Archives Service Center for more information.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- History -- 20th century
  • Labor unions -- Massachusetts -- New Bedford -- History -- 20th century

Corporate Names
  • Morse Cutting Tool (Firm).
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. Local 277 (New Bedford, Mass.). -- History
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. -- History

Locations
  • New Bedford (Mass.)

Genres/Forms
  • Correspondence

Category
  • Labor

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Records of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America are closed for a period of twenty-five years after their creation.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America Local 277.

Preferred Citation:

UE Local 277 Records, 1980s, UE.16.277, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Processing Information:

A processing plan for this collection was written by Zachary Brodt in September 2008. This finding guide was written in July 2009.

Copyright:

The University of Pittsburgh holds the property rights to the material in this collection, but the copyright may still be held by the original creator/author. Researchers are therefore advised to follow the regulations set forth in the U.S. Copyright Code when publishing, quoting, or reproducing material from this collection without the consent of the creator/author or that go beyond what is allowed by fair use.

Related Material:

UE National Office Records Relating to District 2 and District 2 Locals, 1936-1990s, UE.4.1.2, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh