Summary Information
Title: UE District 1 Records
Collection Number: UE.15.1
Creator: United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. District 1.

Collection Dates: 1950s-1986
Extent: 200.0 linear feet (approx. 161 boxes)

Language: English

Abstract:
District 1 of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) included locals in eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. This subgroup contains correspondence, grievances, and publications regarding District 1 locals, companies, and research.
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:

June 2009
Author:

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

District 1 of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) included locals in eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. This subgroup contains correspondence, subject files, grievances, and publications regarding District 1 locals, companies, and research. Files include information on local contracts, organization efforts, and district council meetings. There are also executive board minutes and files containing company information.


Arrangement

This subgroup has not yet been arranged. Please contact the Archives Service Center for more information.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- New Jersey -- History
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- Pennsylvania – History
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- United States -- History
  • Labor unions -- New Jersey -- History -- 20th century
  • Labor unions -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century
  • Labor unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Corporate Names
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. District 1.
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America.

Locations
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)

Genres/Forms
  • Correspondence
  • Minutes

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, District 1 on 1994 and 1997.

Preferred Citation:

UE District 1 Records, 1950s-1986, UE.15.1, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Processing Information:

A processing plan for this collection was written by Zachary Brodt in August 2008. This finding guide was written in April 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 1 and District 1 Locals, 1936-1990s, UE.4.1.1, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh