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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

University of Texas Arlington

International Association of Machinists Records, District Lodge 776 (1951-1965)

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: International Association of Machinists. District Lodge 776.
Title: International Association of Machinists Records, District Lodge 776
Inclusive Dates: 1951-1965
Identification: AR122
Extent: 4 boxes (1.66 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minutes, legal documents, financial documents, constitution, reports, newspaper clippings, agreements, leaflets, booklets, pamphlets, and newsletters. Includes records and correspondence of the Machinists Non-Partisan Political League, 1954-1961; correspondence, records, and printed material which include founding convention documents of the Texas State Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, 1953-1961; copies of decisions of arbitration between District Lodge No. 776 and General Dynamics Corporation, 1954-1961; and agreements with Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation, Fort Worth Division, Convair Corporation, and McDonnell Aircraft Corporation. Also includes Democratic Party literature and material on the Alan Shivers campaigns of 1952 and 1957, the right-to-work issue, and the Kohler Strike.

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Organization

The records are arranged alphabetically by subject and thereunder chronologically by record type.

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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.

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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
International Association of Machinists. District Lodge 776.--Records and correspondence.
Machinists Non-Partisan Political League--Records and correspondence.
Texas AFL-CIO--Records and correspondence.
General Dynamics Corporation. Fort Worth Division--Records and correspondence.
Texas AFL-CIO Convention (1st : 1957 : Austin, Tex.)
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--Political activity.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives.

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Separated Material

AR48: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Records, District Lodge 776, 1938-1967.

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Placed on permanent deposit by O. D. Wright, April 5, 1974.

Citation

International Association of Machinists Records, District Lodge 776, AR122, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

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Container List

 

Box Folder
1 1 Aerospace Industries Association, Annual Forecast of Trends and Requirements, 1959
2 Arbitrations between Convair and Aeronautical Industrial District Lodge 776, International Association of Machinists, 1955-1961
3 Austin Report, Newsletter, 1957-1962
4 Boeing Airplane Company Agreement with International Association of Machinists, 1958
5 Bureau of National Affairs, Reports and Printed Material, 1954
6 Clitheroe, William E., Panel Discussion on Labor Education, 1960
7 Committee on Political Education;
Correspondence, 1957-1958; Newsletters, 1958; Leaflets, (undated)
8 Conference on Economic Progress, Printed Material, 1954
9 Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation Agreement with International Association of Machinists, 1954
10 Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation, Contract Negotiations, 1953
10 Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation, Contract Negotiations, 1954
Box Folder
2 1 Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation, Negotiation and Grievance Notes, 1953-1954
2 Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation, Negotiation and Grievance Notes, (undated)
3 Constitution of the International Association of Machinists, 1957;
Amendments to the Constitution, 1960
4 Convair Contract Negotiations and Notes, 1957-1960;
Agreement, 1956; Printed Material, (undated)
5 Convairiety, Newsletter, 1957-1958
6 Cooperation and the Moral Crisis, Booklet, 1953
7 Correspondence, General, 1953-1965
8 Democratic Party,
Correspondence and Mailings, 1952-1960; Tarrant County Executive Committee List and Precinct Leaders Lists, 1956
9 Democratic Party; Leaflets, Printed Material, Newsletters, 1952-1963
10 Dies, Martin;
Correspondence, 1957; Clippings, 1951-1954
11 Douglas Aircraft Company, Job Descriptions, 1956
12 Fair Labor Standards Act, Printed Material, 1957
13 Farm Workers, Printed Material, 1952-1953
14 Gaps in Our Prosperity, Printed Material, 1956
Box Folder
3 1 General Dynamics News, Newsletter, 1961-1965
2 Kohler Strike, Printed Material and Resolution, 1956
3 Labor and Education in 1953, Printed Material
4 Labor League for Political Education;
Newsletter, 1954; Printed Material, 1952-1953
5 Labor Union Directory, 1956
6 Local 776, International Association of Machinists;
Correspondence, 1959-1961; Financial Report, 1952; Minutes, 1952-1961; Miscellaneous Material, 1956-1961
7 McDonnell Aircraft Corporation, Agreements, 1958 and 1959
8 Machinists Non-Partisan Political League, Correspondence, 1954
9 Machinists Non-Partisan Political League, Correspondence, 1955-1956
10 Machinists Non-Partisan Political League,
Correspondence, 1959-1961; Election Kit, (undated)
11 Machinists Non-Partisan Political League; Leaflets, By-Laws, Minutes, 1963-1964
12 More Than Wages, Printed Material, (undated)
13 National Legislative Report, Newsletter, 1956-1959
14 Planning Committee for an Arbitration Conference, Minutes, 1957
15 Right to Work Laws;
Printed Material, 1954-1956; Clippings, 1958
16 San Diego Negotiation Conference;
Correspondence, 1961; Working Papers, 1961
17 Shivers, Alan, Clippings, 1952-1954
Box Folder
4 1 Solar Aircraft Company, Pay Scale, 1959
2 Tarrant County Central Labor Council;
Correspondence, 1958; Constitution, 1957
3 Texas Manufacturers Association, Correspondence, 1954-1956
4 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations; Education and Research Department, Reports, 1956-1957
5 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations, Executive Board Minutes, 1957
6 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations, Founding Convention; Printed Material, Reports, 1957
7 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations, General Fund, Balance Sheets, 1957-1958
8 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations, Reports (newsletters), 1957-1961
9 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations, Second Annual Convention; Roll Call; Daily Digest; Report, 1958
10 Texas State Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations, Washington Legislative Workshop, Program Manual, 1958
11 Texas State Congress of Industrial Organizations, Legislative Report (newsletter), 1957
12 Texas State Federation of Labor, Convention Programs and Resolutions, 1955-1956
13 Texas State Federation of Labor, Legislative Reports (newsletter), 1953-1957
14 Texas State Federation of Labor, Legislature Guide and Resolution, 1955-1957
15 Texas State Federation of Labor, Weekly Newsletter, 1953-1957
16 Texas Social and Legislative Conference;
Programs, 1954-1955; Bulletins, 1955
17 Texas Unemployment Commission;
Copy of Compensation Act, 1957; Letter by Robert Newman, 1958; Clipping, 1958
18 When Congress Investigates, Printed Material, 1955
19 Wright, O. D., Committeeman Lists, 1954-1962
20 Wright, O. D., Correspondence, 1955-1961
21 Wright, O. D., Grievance Notes, Telephone Notes, 1960-1961
22 Wright, O. D., Leaflets, undated

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