Summary Information
Title: UE Law Firm and Attorney Correspondence
Collection Number: UE.9.6
Creator: United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. Legal Department.

Collection Dates: 1943-1979
Extent: 10.0 linear feet (approx. 8 boxes)

Language: English

Abstract:
This subgroup contains correspondence between legal staff and officers of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) and attorneys hired by the union.
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

This subgroup contains correspondence between legal staff and officers of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) and attorneys hired by the union. Many of the files include letters regarding payment for services or informing the union of legal action taken pertaining to a specific case.


Arrangement

This collection has not been arranged; however, several boxes have been inventoried at the folder level. Please contact the Archives Service Center for more information.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- United States -- History
  • Labor lawyers -- United States
  • Labor unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century

Corporate Names
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. Legal Department.
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. -- History

Genres/Forms
  • Correspondence

Category
  • Labor

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

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

Preferred Citation:

UE Law Firm and Attorney Correspondence, 1943-1979, UE.9.6, 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 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 Legal Department Personnel Papers, 1940-1970s, UE.9.1, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Hymen Schlesinger Papers, 1927-1990, AIS.1977.33, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh