Summary Information
Title: International Union of Operating Engineers Local 95 Records
Collection Number: AIS.2003.01
Creator: International Union of Operating Engineers. Local 95 (Pittsburgh, Pa.).

Collection Dates: 1946-1999
Extent: 36.25 linear feet (29 boxes)

Language: English

Abstract:
International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 95 was chartered on March 24, 1902. Still in existence, the union represents operating engineers and stationary engineers that maintain large commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This collection contains membership application cards, correspondence, contracts and meeting minutes of International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 95.
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 2010
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Zachary Brodt.
History

The International Union of Operating Engineers was founded in 1896 and is currently a member of the AFL-CIO. The International Union not only represents heavy equipment operators and mechanics, but also members of the public sector and service industry. International Union of Operating Engineers Local 95 was chartered on March 24, 1902 and represents operating engineers and stationary engineers that maintain large commercial, industrial, and institutional buildings in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Collection Scope and Content Notes

This collection contains membership application cards, correspondence and meeting minutes of International Union of Operating Engineers Local 95. Also present is information regarding the National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers and the pursuit of state licensing legislation for boiler engineers. Contracts with various companies and buildings in Pittsburgh are also included.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Labor unions -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Steam engineers -- Labor unions -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh

Corporate Names
  • International Union of Operating Engineers. Local 95 (Pittsburgh, Pa.).
  • National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers.

Locations
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.)

Genres/Forms
  • Contracts
  • Correspondence
  • Membership cards
  • Minutes

Category
  • Labor

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of William T. Cagney, Business Manager of Local 95, in 2003.

Preferred Citation:

International Union of Operating Engineers Local 95 Records, 1946-1999, AIS.2003.01, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Processing Information:

An inventory to this collection was written by Zachary Brodt in May 2010.

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:

African American Construction Workers of Pittsburgh Photograph Collection, 1956-1987, AIS.2006.13, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh


Collection Inventory

Box 1
Folder 1 Licensing of Engineers
Folder 2 National Association of Power Engineers, Inc. Membership Packet
Folder 3 Transcript, Annual Meeting of the National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers, Inc., April 30, 1994
Folder 4 Power Safety International, 1993
Folder 5 National Institute for Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Notebook, 1990-1993
Folder 6 Boiler and Stationary Engineers' Licensing, 1970, 1990-1994
Folder 7-9 Local 95 Training/Educational Trust Fund, 1987-1997
Folder 10 Boiler Engineers Act, 1990-1995
Folder 11 Examinations
Folder 12 Proposed Legislation
Folder 13 Licensing
Folder 14 Training Program, 1995
Folder 15 New York City Licensing Regulations, 1992-1993
Folder 16-19 IOUE Reports, 1984-1988

Box 2
Folder 1-11 Correspondence, 1971-1975, 1987-1988
Folder 12-13 Company Dues Structures, 1984-1985
Folder 14-24 Local 95 and National Institute for Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Treasurer's Reports, 1991-1992
Folder 25 National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers, 1991
Folder 26 Pennsylvania National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Licensee Data
Folder 27 Certification of the Pennsylvania Board of the National Institute for the Unifrom Licensing of Power Engineers, March 4, 1989
Folder 28 Engineer Training
Folder 29 National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers Finances

Box 3
Folder 1 Independent Taxi and School Drivers Union, McGrogan Lawsuit
Folder 2 Independent Taxi and School Drivers Union, 1991
Folder 3 Independent Taxi and School Drivers Union, Crawford Unfair Labor Practice Charge
Folder 4 John Orchowski, President of the Independent Taxi and School Drivers Union, Unemployment Compensation Claim
Folder 5-6 John Orchowski, President of the Independent Taxi and School Drivers Union, 1988-1989
Folder 7 John Orchowski, President of the Independent Taxi and School Drivers Union, 1984-1985
Folder 8 South Fayette Transition File

Box 4
Volume 1-2 Cash Book Disbursements, February 1989-November 1990
Folder 1 Finances
Folder 2-3 Local 95 By-Laws, 1988
Folder 4-6 Local 95 Elections, 1983, 1986
Folder 7 Negotiations and Correspondence, 1993
Folder 8-13 Correspondence, 1996

Box 5
Folder 1 Financial Records, 1989-1990
Folder 2 US Healthcare
Folder 3 International Communications
Folder 4 International Union
Folder 5 Education Fund, 1998-1999
Folder 6 Duty of Fair Representation Cases

Box 6
Folder 1 National Institute for the Uniform Licensing of Power Engineers, 1997-1998
Folder 2 Northeast States Confernce of the International Union of Operating Engineers
Folder 3 City of Pittsburgh
Folder 4 Education Fund, 1997
Folder 5 International Communications, 1996-1997
Folder 6 Chlorofluorocarbons
Folder 7 Shelley Elovitz, Esq. Correspondence, 1988-1997

Box 7
Folder 1-16 Local 95 Meeting Minutes, 1980-1995
Folder 17-19 Local 95 Executive Board Meeting Minutes, 1989, 1993-1996
Folder 20 Local 95 Building Fund Meeting Minutes
Folder 21 Local 95 By-Laws, 1988
Folder 22 IUOE Trust Fund
Folder 23 Seminars
Folder 24 Members Survey
Folder 25 Picnic, 1992
Folder 26 Christmas Folder, 1990
Folder 27 Parade
Folder 28 Computer Centers of America
Folder 29 Bridgeville Wage Tax
Folder 30 Pequod Charters, 1988
Folder 31 Allegheny County Labor
Folder 32 Menzie Dairy Employees
Folder 33 Computer File
Folder 34-35 Shared Union Systems Inc.
Folder 36 Penn Hills Earned Income Tax Rate 1.6%
Folder 37-38 Christmas Letter, 1988-1989
Folder 39 Spring Newsletter, 1990
Folder 40 Sick List
Folder 41 Paid Death Benefits
Folder 42 Local 95 Retirees
Folder 43 NABISCO Drug and Alcohol Policy
Folder 44 General Correspondence File
Item 1 Agreement between Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic and JNESO-District Council 1, IUOE, 1998-2001
Box 8 Correspondence, 1990, 1993-1995
Box 9 Membership Applicaton Cards, 1970-1993

Box 10
Folder 1-7 Negotiations with Burns and Roe Services Corporation, 1993-1994
Folder 8 Health and Welfare
Folder 9 Other Contracts
Folder 10 Pittsburgh Legal Journal, October-December 1993
Folder 11 Presbyterian Hospital, 1960s-1985

Box 11
Folder 1-2 Mercy Hospital, 1970s-1985
Folder 3 Burns Roe Construction Corporation, Paramus, NJ
Folder 4 Arrott Building
Folder 5 Remington Rand Building
Folder 6 Webster Hall Hotel
Folder 7 Jenkins Arcade Building
Folder 8 City Products Corporation
Folder 9 Kane Regional Centers, 1970s-1985
Folder 10 Isley Dairy Co.
Folder 11 Civic Building
Folder 12 Model Coat and Apron Supply Co.
Folder 13 Civic Arena
Box 12-13 Contracts

Box 14
Folder 1 Allegheny Cold Storage Contract, 1987-1990
Folder 2 Allegheny County Contract, 1982-1984
Folder 3-4 Baldwin Courts Contracts
Folder 5-6 Bellefield Boiler Contracts
Folder 7 Benedum Center for the Performing Arts Contracts

Box 15
Folder 1 Borden's Dairy Contracts
Folder 2-4 City of Pittsburgh Contracts, 1970s-1980s

Box 16
Folder 1 North Hills Passavant Hospital Contract, 1973
Folder 2 Braun's Baking Co. Contract, 1983-1987
Folder 3 Civic Arena Contracts
Folder 4 Labor Disputes
Folder 5 NLRB Case between South Side Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and IUOE 95, 1979
Folder 6 Brief for Labor Standards Association in Arbitration on Regular Wage Rates with Local 95 IUOE, December 10, 1971
Folder 7-9 Joseph Horne Co. vs. IUOE 95
Folder 10 Check Book, 1971-1973

Box 17
Folder 1 Magee Women's Hospital Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 2 Mercy Hospital Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 3 One Mellon Center Contract
Folder 4 Two Mellon Center Contract
Folder 5 Three Mellon Center Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 6 Muriel Street, US Steel Service Corp. Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 7 National Biscuit Co. Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 8 New Federal Cold Storage Contract, 1985-1989
Folder 9 OBAP Buildings Contract, 1983-1986
Folder 10 One Oliver Plaza Contract
Folder 11 Oxford Center Contract

Box 18
Folder 1-2 Magee Women's Hospital Contracts, 1960s-1985
Folder 3-4 Children's Hospital Contracts, 1974-1986
Folder 5 McKeesport Hospital, 1983-1985

Box 19
Folder 1 Chatham Center Contract, 1983-1986
Folder 2 C.R.H. Catering Co. Contract, 1985-1990
Folder 3 City of Pittsburgh Contract, 1982-1983
Folder 4 Clark Building Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 5 D.L. Clark/Switzer Clark Contract, 1984-1989
Folder 6 CNG Towers Contract
Folder 7 Commonwealth Building Contract, 1983-1986
Folder 8 Equibank Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 9 Fifth Avenue Place
Folder 10 Frick Building Contract, 1983-1986

Box 20
Folder 1 William Penn Hotel Strike, 1985
Folder 2 Jerry Mason File, Liquid Carbonic
Folder 3 Baldwin Court Apartments
Folder 4 Leon E. Goodeloch
Folder 5 McKeesport Hospital, 1984
Folder 6 Local 95, Armour, Donald Rump
Folder 7 Baldwin Court Contract, 1972-1983

Box 21
Folder 1 PPG Place
Folder 2 H.K. Porter Building Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 3 Pitt Towers Contract, 1983-1986
Folder 4 Pittsburgh Athletic Association Contract, 1982-1985
Folder 5 Park Building Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 6 Westin William Penn Hotel Contract, 1985-1988
Folder 7 US Steel Building Contract, 1987-1989
Folder 8 Presbyterian Hospital Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 9 Pittsburgh Press Contract, 1983-1985
Folder 10 300 6th Avenue Building Contract, 1986-1989
Folder 11 301 Fifth Avenue Building Contract, 1983-1986

Box 22
Folder 1 A.F. Management
Folder 2 Alcoa Building
Folder 3 Allegheny Building
Folder 4-5 Allegheny County, 1960s-1980s

Box 23
Folder 1-2 Pitt Towers, 1960s-1985
Folder 3 Pittsburgh Athletic Association, 1960s-1984
Folder 4 Park Building, 1960s-1985
Folder 5 H.K. Porter Building, 1960s-1985
Folder 6 Two Mellon Bank Center, 1960s-1985
Folder 7 US Steel Building, 1970s-1985
Folder 8 New Federal Cold Storage, 1960s-1984
Folder 9 Allegheny Cold Storage, 1960s-1985
Folder 10 Westin William Penn Hotel, 1960s-1985

Box 24
Folder 1 Three Mellon Bank Center, 1960s-1984
Folder 2 441 Smithfield Building, 1960s-1985
Folder 3-4 Equitable Energy, 1960s-1984
Folder 5 Equibank, 1970s-1983
Folder 6 301 5th Avenue Building, 1960s-1984
Folder 7 300 6th Avenue Building, 1960s-1984
Folder 8 Grant Building, 1960s-1984

Box 25
Folder 1 Northside Packing Co., 1960s-1985
Folder 2-4 National Biscuit Co., 1946-1985
Folder 5 Muriel Street, US Steel Service Corp., 1960s-1985
Folder 6 Oxford Center, 1982-1985
Folder 7 One Oliver Plaza, 1960s-1985
Folder 8 OBAP Buildings, 1970s-1985
Folder 9 One Mellon Bank Center, 1983-1987

Box 26
Folder 1-2 Hilton Hotel
Folder 3 Greengate Mall
Folder 4 Grant Building
Folder 5 Heinz Hall
Folder 6 Health Center Service Corp.
Folder 7-9 Gateway Center
Folder 10 Kane Regional Centers
Folder 11-12 Kaufmann's Department Store
Folder 13 IBM Building
Folder 14 Housing Authority, City of Pittsburgh
Folder 15 Horne's Department Store
Folder 16-17 Liquid Carbonic
Folder 18 Liberty Center
Folder 19 Lawyer's Building

Box 27
Folder 1-16 Weekly Balance and Monthly Reports, June 1967-June 1983
Folder 17-37 Meeting Minutes, 1953-1979

Box 28
Folder 1-15 Income Tax and Social Security, 1968-1982
Folder 16 Paid Pennsylvania Personal Income Tax, 1972-1973
Folder 17 Paid City of Pittsburgh Occupational and Wage Taxes
Folder 18-20 General Pension Fund
Folder 21 Audit Reports
Folder 22 Pennsylvania AFL-CIO
Folder 23 Paid Federal Employment Quarterly Tax Return, 1972
Folder 24-38 National Labor Reports, 1962-1982

Box 29
Folder 1-14 Union Dues Check Offs, 1986-1988
Folder 15-24 Central Pension Correspondence, 1971-1981