Summary Information
Title: Non-UE Convention Records
Collection Number: UE.3.2
Creator: Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.).
Creator: International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers.

Collection Dates: 1949-1970s
Extent: 8.0 linear feet (approx. 7 boxes)

Language: English

Abstract:
This subgroup contains proceedings and information regarding the conventions of other labor unions or organizations, particularly the International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers (IUE) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO).
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:

May 2009
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Zachary Brodt.
Revision Description:
January 2011:
Description of oversize material added to the finding aid.

Collection Scope and Content Notes

This subgroup contains proceedings and information regarding the conventions of other labor unions or organizations, particularly the International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers (IUE) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO). These materials contain information from the formation of the IUE in 1949, as well as their battle with the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) for members. Also included are photographs of various union conferences.


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 -- United States
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- United States -- Congresses -- Periodicals
  • Electric industry workers -- United States -- Congresses -- Periodicals
  • Labor unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Corporate Names
  • Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.).
  • International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers.

Genres/Forms
  • Proceedings

Category
  • Labor

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America in 1986 and 1997.

Preferred Citation:

Non-UE Convention Records, 1949-1970s, UE.3.2, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Processing Information:

A processing plan for this collection was written by Zachary Brodt in July 2008. This finding guide was written in May 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 Convention Records, 1936-1994, UE.3.1, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

UE Research on Other Unions, 1930s-1970s, UE.10.2.6, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh


Collection Inventory

Series UE.3.2.1. Oversize Photographs

Scope and Content Notes:

This material was added to the finding aid in January 2011.


Map-case 10
Drawer 2 1. IUE Organizing Convention, 1949
2. CIO 11th Constitutional Convention, 1949
3-4. CIO Convention, 1943-1944
5. New York State CIO Convention, 1944
6. IAM Convention, 1945