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Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America Records, Local 103 (Houston, Tex.):

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America. Local 103 (Houston, Tex.)
Title: Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America Records, Local 103 (Houston, Tex.)
Inclusive Dates: 1941-1969
Bulk Dates: 1955-1969
Abstract: Records of the Allied Food Workers' District Union No. 103 and the Coffee Workers Union Local No. 602, both part of Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America, Local 103.
Identification: AR52
Extent: 8 boxes (3.3 linear feet)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Allied Food Workers District Union, Local 103, and the Coffee Workers, Local 602, both part of AMC & BWNA merged into AMC & BWNA, Local 408, on August 31, 1970.


Scope and Contents

Records of AMC & BWNA, Local 103, 1941-1969; correspondence, 1952- 1969; minutes, 1955-1964; executive board minutes, 1966-1968; agreements, 1941- 1969; and contract negotiation records, 1951-1968. Also included are records and minutes of Local 602, 1962-1966.


 

Organization

Materials are organized in the alphabetical order of the subject matter. Materials within one subject heading were placed in chronological order with the earliest date first.

Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Organizations
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America. Local 103 (Houston, Tex.)--Records and correspondence.
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America. Local 602 (Houston, Tex.)--Records and correspondence.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Related Material

Butcher Workman, Chicago, Illinois. 1915-1960 mf., 1961+

Houston Labor Journal, Houston, Texas (first paper). 1912-1939 mf. (ceased publication)

Houston Labor Journal, Houston, Texas (second paper). 1956-1958 mf. (preceded by Houston Labor Messenger, 1942-1956 mf.)

Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America Proceedings.


Separated Material

AR23, Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America Records, Local 408 (Houston, Tex.)


Administrative Information

Provenance

The records were given to The University of Texas at Arlington by Local 103 in June and August of 1971.

Citation

Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America Records, Local 103 (Houston, Tex.), AR52, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.


Container List

 

Box Folder
1 1 Allied Food Workers District Union #103, Constitution
2 Allied Food Workers District Union #103, General Correspondence 1968-1969
3 AMC Local 103, General File
4 Armour Branch House, Beaumont, Texas, Agreements 1959-1960
5 Armour Branch House, Beaumont, Texas, Contract Negotiations 1959-1960
6 Armour Branch House, Beaumont, Texas, NLRB Case #39-RC-1384 1959
7 Armour Branch House, Houston, Texas, Agreements 1950-1962
8 Armour Branch House, Houston, Texas, Seniority Lists 1965-1966
9 Armour, General File 1969
10 Bama Co., Houston, NLRB Case #23-RC-1982 Oct. 1962 - April 1963
11 Bama Co., Houston, NLRB Case #23-RC-1982 June 1963 - Feb., 1966
12 Bama Co., Houston, NLRB Case #23-RC-2552 1965-1966
13 Blue Ribbon Packing Co., Houston, Agreements 1956-1968
14 Blue Ribbon Packing Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1955-1961
15 City Custom Packing Co., Inc., Houston, NLRB Case #23-CA-2332 1966
Box Folder
2 1 Cudahy Packing Co., General File 1960-1961
2 Cudahy Packing Co., Houston, Agreements 1961
3 Cudahy Packing Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1961-1962
4 Cudahy Packing Co., Houston, NLRB Case #23-CA-1422 1962
5 Dixon Packing Co., Houston, Agreements 1941-1965
6 Dixon Packing Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1951-1956
7 Dixon Packing Co., Houston, General File 1941
8 Dixon Packing Co., Houston, Strike Actions 1951-1961
9 Dresser, Russel E., International Vice-President, Correspondence 1961-1964
10 Dues Deductions Authorization & Dues Lists 1959-1962
11 Duncan Coffee Co., Houston, UPWA, NLRB Case 23-RC-1714 1961
12 Eastex Poultry Co., Center, Texas, Agreements 1955-1965
13 Eastex Poultry Co., Center, Texas, Contract Negotiations 1955-1964
14 Eastex Poultry Co., Center, Texas, Correspondence 1959-1964
15 Eastex Poultry Co., Center, Texas, Dues Deductions 1961-1963
Box Folder
3 1 Eastex Poultry Co., Center, Texas, General File 1960-1963
2 Eastex Poultry Co., Center, Texas, Steward & Employee Lists undated
3 Folger Coffee Co., Houston, CWU Local #602, Correspondence 1965
4 Folger Coffee Co., Houston, CWU Local #602, NLRB Case #23-CA-2004 1965
5 Folger Coffee Co., Houston, CWU, Local #602, NLRB Case #23-RE-2389 1965
6 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Beaumont, Texas, Agreements 1957-1966
7 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Beaumont, Texas, Contract Negotiations 1957
8 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Beaumont, Texas, General File 1958-1961
9 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Beaumont, Texas, NLRB Case 39-RC-1149 1957
10 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., General File 1961-1965
11 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Houston, Agreements 1955-1962
12 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Houston, "Consumer Price Index" Wage Increases 1960-1965
13 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1955-1962
14 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1962-1965
15 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Houston, Miscellaneous 1959-1964
16 Geo. A. Hormel & Co., Houston, NLRB Case 23-CB-392 1961
17 Geo A. Hormel & Co., Houston, Seniority Lists 1961-1964
18 Geo. H. Dentler & Sons, Houston, Agreements 1956-1966
19 Geo. H. Dentler & Sons, Houston, Contract Negotiations 1966
Box Folder
4 1 Geo. H. Dentler & Sons, Houston, Correspondence 1958-1964
2 Geo. H. Dentler & Sons, Houston, Insurance Plan undated
3 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, Agreements 1962
4 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1961-1963
5 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, General File undated
6 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, NLRB Case 23-CA-1723 1963
7 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, NLRB Case 23-RC-1651 1960-1961
8 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, NLRB Case 23-RC-2101 1963
9 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Houston, Strike Actions 1963
10 Glazier Frosted Foods Co., Wage & Hour Schedules 1964
11 H. Morgan Daniel Seafoods, Inc., Port Lavaca, Texas, AFW Authorizations for Representation Election 1966
12 H. Morgan Daniel Seafoods, Inc., Port Lavaca, Texas, AFW Election Materials & Miscellaneous Correspondence 1967-1968
13 H. Morgan Daniels Seafoods, Inc., Port Lavaca, Texas, AFW Employee Lists 1968
14 H. Morgan Daniel Seafoods, Inc., Port Lavaca, Texas, AFW NLRB Case 23-RC-3136 1968
15 Holmes Foods, Inc., Nixon, Texas, AFW, NLRB Cases 23-CA-2411 & 23-RC-2686 1966-1967
16 Horton, Irvin, Local 103, Secretary-Treasurer, Correspondence Received 1957-1964
17 Horton, Irvin, Local 103, Secretary-Treasurer, Outgoing Correspondence 9-27-57 to 9-30-59
Box Folder
5 1 Horton, Irvin, Local 103, Secretary-Treasurer, Outgoing Correspondence 10-1-59 to 3-24-64
2 Horton, Irvin, Local 103, Secretary-Treasurer, Retirement Fund Records 1957-1964
3 Houston Packing Co., Houston, Agreement 1960
4 Hou-Tex Peanut Co., Inc., Houston, AFW, Agreement 1967
5 Hygrade Food Products Corp., Houston, Agreements 1964
6 Insurance Plan, Contract & Miscellaneous Records 1960-1962
7 Insurance Plan, Receipts & Correspondence 1957-1963
8 International Union, Retirement Fund, Correspondence 1953-1964
9 Jacob E. Decker & Sons, Houston, Agreements 1955-1962
Box Folder
6 1 Jacob E. Decker & Sons, Houston, Contract Negotiations 1957-1962
2 Jacob E. Decker & Sons, Houston, Correspondence 1960-1962
3 Lloyd, Thomas J., International President, Correspondence 1961-1969
4 Lone Star Packing Co., Houston, Agreements 1963-1964
5 Lone Star Packing Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations 1961
6 Lone Star Packing Co., Houston, Correspondence 1961-1964
7 Lone Star Packing Co., Houston, Grievance Case #252-A 1963
8 Lone Star Packing Co., Houston, Health & Welfare Trust, Fund #2 1964
9 Maxwell House Division, General Foods Corp., Houston, AFW, Agreements 1962-1967
10 Maxwell House Division, General Foods Corp., Houston, AFW, Contract Negotiations 1962-1965
11 Maxwell House Division, General Foods Corp., Houston, AFW, Grievance Case #408 1968-1969
12 Maxwell House Division, General Foods Corp., Houston, AFW NLRB Case #23-RC-1698 1961
13 Maxwell House Division General Foods Corp., Houston AFW, Organizing Campaign Correspondence 1952-1967
14 Michigan Fruit Canners, Inc., Sugarland, Texas, Agreement 1969
15 Miscellaneous
16 Receipts, Local #103 1961-1963
17 Roegelein Provision Co., San Antonio, Texas, Local 171, Agreement 1959
18 Siegel & Block Provision Co., Houston, Agreements 1965
Box Folder
7 1 Siegel & Block Provision Co., Houston, Contract Negotiations undated
2 Strike Campaigns & Don't Buy Activities, General File undated
3 Swift & Co., Sales Unit, Houston, Agreements 1962
4 Swift & Co., Sales Unit, Houston, Meeting Minutes 1958-1960
5 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, Affidavits 1966
6 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, Authorizations for Representation Election 1966
7 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, Contract Negotiations 1966-1967
8 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, Miscellaneous undated
9 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-CA-2758 1966
10 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-CA-2774 1966
11 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-CA-2970 1967-1968
12 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-CA-3130 1967
13 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-CA-3160 1967-1968
14 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-CA-3193 1968
15 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, NLRB Case #16-RC-4391 1966
16 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, Organizing Campaign 1966
17 Vernon Calhoun Packing Co., Palestine, Texas, AFW, Strike Activities 1967
18 Wishart, James H., International Union, Research Director, Correspondence 1961
19 Wright Packing Co., Baytown, Texas, Agreements 1948
20 Zummo Meat Co., Inc., Beaumont, Texas, NLRB Case #23-RC-2419 1966
Box Folder
8 1 Minutes April 5, 1955 through December 5, 1957
2 Minutes January 2, 1958 through December 17, 1959
3 Minutes January 12, 1960 through September 22, 1964
I Executive Board Minutes 1966-1968
II Local #602, Minutes 1961-1966