University of Texas Arlington

Texas Panhandle Building and Construction Trades Council Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Texas Panhandle Building and Construction Trades Council
Title: Texas Panhandle Building and Construction Trades Council Records
Dates: 1942-1972
Identification: AR75
Extent: 7 boxes (2.9 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Organized in 1942 in Amarillo, Texas, as the Amarillo Building Trades Council and composed of construction industry locals in and around Amarillo. Throughout the years it adopted various name changes, merged with the Borger Building and Construction Trades Council around 1961, and in 1963 adopted its present name.


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, 1948-1971; minutes, 1942-1972; financial documents, 1943-1971; agreements; by-laws; credentials; wage lists; modification requests; legal documents; certificates; clippings; and forms. Correspondence is with affiliated locals, the international office, the Texas AFL-CIO and the U.S. Dept. of Labor. Also included are financial documents of the Borger Building and Construction Trades Council 1959-1961.


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
Texas Panhandle Building and Construction Trades Council--Records and correspondence.
Amarillo Building Trades Council.--Records.
Amarillo Building and Construction Trades Council.--Records.
Borger Building and Construction Trades Council.--Records, 1959-1961.
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--Texas Panhandle--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives
Texas Panhandle Building and Trades Council

Related Material

Building Tradesman, Austin, Texas. 1969+


Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of the Texas Panhandle Building and Trades Council, May 1972.

Citation

Texas Panhandle Building and Construction Trades Council Records, AR75, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.


Container List

Box Folder
1 1 Minutes, Building Trades Council, 1942-1946
2 Minutes, B. T. C., 1949-1951
3 Minutes, B. T. C., 1946-1956
4 Minutes, Texas Panhandle Building and Trades Council, 1964-1966
5 Minutes, Texas Panhandle Building and Trades Council, 1967-1972
6 Minutes, Executive Board, 1946-1948
7 Labor Union Annual Report, 1945-1946
Box Folder
2 1 By-Laws of Council, 1963
2 Jurisdictional Disputes, 1948
3 National Labor Relations Board, 1948-1959
4 Building Trades Craft Information, 1967
5 Apprenticeship Schedules, 1964
6 Articles of Agreement Between Contractors and Bldg. Trades Council, 1946-1948
7 Old Wage Lists, 1963-1970
8 Wage Scales Rates For All Crafts, 1948-1972
9 Correspondence, Contractors and Companies, 1949-1970
10 Correspondence, Asbestos Workers #66, 1948-1949
11 Correspondence, Boilermakers #531, 1948-1970
12 Correspondence, Bricklayers #19, 1947-1967
13 Correspondence, Bricklayers #27, 1965
14 Correspondence, Carpenters #665, 1949 and 1971
15 Correspondence, Cement Finisher #396, 1965-1969
16 Correspondence, Plasterers and Cement Finishers #889, 1966
17 Correspondence, Electricians #602, 1948-1967
18 Correspondence, Hod Carriers & Bldg. Laborers #688, 1948 and 1971
19 Correspondence, Iron Workers #408, 1948-1971
Box Folder
3 1 Request for Modification on Decisions, Asbestos Workers #66, 1966-1969
2 Request for Modification on Decisions, Boilermakers #531, 1966-1969
3 Request for Modification on Decisions, Bricklayers #19, 1965-1970
4 Request for Modification on Decisions, Carpenters #665, 1966-1970
5 Request for Modification on Decisions, Cement Mason #396, 1964-1970
6 Request for Modification on Decisions, Cement Masons #889, 1965-1966
7 Request for Modification on Decisions, Electrical Workers #602, 1966-1971
8 Request for Modification on Decisions, Ironworkers #408, 1965-1970
9 Request for Modification on Decisions, Laborers #897, 1966-1972
10 Request for Modification on Decisions, Lathers #311, 1966-1970
11 Request for Modifications on Decisions, Operating Engineers #819, 1966-1971
12 Request for Modification on Decisions, Painters #544, 1965-1971
13 Request for Modification on Decisions, Pipefitters #196, 1966-1971
14 Request for Modification on Decisions, Sheetmetal Workers #432, 1965-1971
15 Modifications and Decisions, Dept. of Labor, 1961-1964
16 Modifications and Decisions, Dept. of Labor, 1965-1967
17 Correspondence, U. S. Dept. of Labor, 1948-1971
18 Agreements to O. L. Steefer, Dept. of Labor, 1957
Box Folder
4 1 Form Letters from National Bldg. and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO, 1947-1965
2 Form Letters from National Bldg. and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO, 1966-1971
3 Correspondence, National Bldg. Trades Council, AFL-CIO, 1947-1971
4 Correspondence, Bldg. Trades Council-Amarillo, 1947-1971
5 Correspondence, Request for Assistance and Contributions, 1948-1971
6 Correspondence, Political, 1949-1971
7 Correspondence, Credentials and Delegates, 1948-1956
8 Correspondence, Joe Rigdon, 1947-1948
9 Correspondence, General, 1948-1971
Box Folder
5 1 Ledger, Receipts from Affiliate, 1943-1944
2 Ledger, Receipts from Affiliate, 1948-1952
3 Ledger, Receipt and Expenditures, 1961-1962
4 Ledger, Dobie Record
5 Check Stubs, 1955-1958
6 Check Stubs, 1958-1961
7 Check Stubs, 1961-1963
Box Folder
6 1 Check Stubs, 1963-1965
2 Check Stubs, 1965-1966
3 Check Stubs, 1966-1967
4 Receipts, 1952-1955
5 Receipts, 1955-1957
6 Receipts, 1961-1970
7 Bank Statements, 1958-1970
Box Folder
7 1 Financial Reports, 1946-1949
2 Financial Reports, 1962-1971
3 Miscellaneous Financial
4 Financial Records, Borger Bldg. and Construction Trades Council, 1951-1954, 1959-1961
5 Canadian River Project, 1948-1966
6 Pre-Job Conference Data, 1962-1971
7 Texas State AFL-CIO, 1961-1970
8 Display (Certificates, Cards, button)
9 Miscellaneous