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International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers Records, Local No. 401 (Lufkin, Tex.):

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers. Local No. 401 (Lufkin, Tex.)
Title: International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers Records, Local No. 401 (Lufkin, Tex.)
Inclusive Dates: 1942-1973
Bulk Dates: 1942-1971
Identification: AR133
Extent: 4 boxes (1.66 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Locals 404 and 492 of the International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulfite, and Paper Mill Workers agreed to a merger in January, 1945, and became Local No. 401. In late 1973 the International changed its name to the United Paperworkers International Union and the local number changed to 1401.


Scope and Contents

Minutes, 1942-1967; financial documents, 1943-1973; attendance records, 1966-1971; legal documents, 1961, 1966; manuals, 1946, 1960. Includes records of Local No. 404, 1942-1944 and Local No. 492, 1944-1945. Records of Local No. 401 date from 1945-1971 with only a few items from 1973 after the last name change.


 

Organization

The records are organized by document type into three series, and arranged thereunder chronologically.
Series I. Minutes
Series II. Financial Records
Series III. Miscellaneous

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
International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers. Local No. 401 (Lufkin, Tex.)--Records and correspondence.
International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers. Local No. 404 (Lufkin, Tex.)--Records and correspondence.
International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers. Local No. 492 (Lufkin, Tex.)--Records and correspondence.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives
United Paperworkers International Union, Local 1401

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of C. A. Smith, December 5, 1975.

Citation

International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers Records, Local No. 401 (Lufkin, Tex.), AR133, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.


Container List

 

Series I. Minutes

Box Folder
1 1 Local 404, Minutes, Jan. 7, 1942 - Dec. 17, 1942
2 Local 404, Minutes, Jan. 7, 1943 - Sept. 20, 1944
3 Local 492 (became Local 401 Feb. 1, 1945), Minutes, Feb. 8, 1944 - Feb. 19, 1946
4 Local 401, Minutes, May 7, 1946 - Oct. 29, 1946
5 Local 401, Minutes, July 22, 1947 - Oct. 18, 1949
6 Local 401, Minutes, Oct. 25, 1949 - July 10, 1951
7 Local 401, Minutes, July 17, 1951 - June 1, 1954
8 Local 401, Minutes, June 15, 1954 - July 29, 1958
Box Folder
2 1 Local 401, Minutes, Aug. 5, 1958 - Sept. 4, 1962
2 Local 401, Minutes, Sept. 18, 1962 - Feb. 7, 1967
3 Local 401, Minutes, Feb. 21, 1967 - Oct. 21, 1967



 

Series II. Financial Records

Box Folder
2 4 Local 404, Dues Records, 1943
5 Local 401, Dues Records, 1953-1956
6 Local 401, Dues Records, Nov., 1953 - Feb., 1954
7 Local 401, Dues Records, Feb. - June, 1954
8 Local 401, Dues Records, June-Sept., 1954
Box Folder
3 1 Local 401, Dues Records, Nov., 1954 - Jan., 1955
2 Local 401, Dues Records, Jan. - Dec., 1955
3 Local 401, Dues Records, Dec., 1955 - Jan., 1957
4 Local 401, Dues Records, June, 1960 - Sept., 1962
5 Local 401, Dues Records (Payroll Deduction), March, 1954 - March, 1955
6 Local 401, Dues Records, May, 1955 - June, 1957
7 Local 401, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, Jan., 1946 - Nov., 1949
8 Local 401, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, Dec., 1949 - July, 1953
9 Local 401, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, Aug., 1953 - Dec., 1956
Box Folder
4 1 Local 401, Treasurer's Monthly Report, Jan. 31, 1948 - Nov. 30, 1953; Dec., 1956 - May, 1957
2 Local 401, Monthly Per Capita Reports, Feb., 1949 - Dec., 1953
3 Local 401, Monthly Per Capita Reports, Jan., 1954 - Aug., 1957
4 Local 401, Quarterly Financial Reports, Mar., 1949 - Oct., 1955
5 Local 401, Bank Statements and Checks, Jan. - Dec., 1957
6 Local 401, Miscellaneous Financial Records, 1966-1973



 

Series III. Miscellaneous

Box Folder
4 7 International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers Financial Manual, 1946
8 Local 401, Attendance Records, Jan., 1966 - Mar. 1, 1966
9 Local 401, Attendance Records, Mar. 7, 1966 - July 19, 1968
10 Local 401, Attendance Records, Aug., 1968 - Dec., 1971
11 Voluntary Labor Arbitration Tribunal, International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers, Local 401, and Southland Paper Mill, Inc., Hearings, 1961
12 Southland Paper Mills, Inc., and Local 401, International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers, AFL-CIO, and Lodge 1808, International Association of Machinists AFL-CIO, and Local 411, United Papermakers and Paperworkers, AFL-CIO, Legal Brief, 1966
13 1 BPS and PMW Officers' Training Manual, 1960
14 Miscellaneous