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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

University of Texas Arlington

International Union of Elevator Constructors Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: International Union of Elevator Constructors.
Title: International Union of Elevator Constructors Records
Inclusive Dates: 1907-2000
Abstract: The National Union of Elevator Constructors was formed in 1901, and was renamed to its current form in 1903. The union represents those who work, repair, and renovate elevators, moving walkways, and escalators in the United States and Canada. The American Federation of Labor granted the international union its charter in June 1903. The International Union of Elevator Constructors, Local 21 of Dallas, Texas, held its first meeting on November 8, 1907. The IUEC has had many jurisdictional disputes with other industrial unions, but has stayed together for over 100 years. This collection includes constitutions and by-laws, agreements, safety publications and lapel pins. Also included are photocopies of minutes from the regular and Executive Boards of Local 21 and Local 56.
Identification: Unprocessed mss.2009-72
Extent: 2 boxes (0.6 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The National Union of Elevator Constructors was formed in 1901, and was renamed to its current form in 1903. The union represents those who work, repair, and renovate elevators, moving walkways, and escalators in the United States and Canada. The American Federation of Labor granted the international union its charter in June 1903. The International Union of Elevator Constructors, Local 21 of Dallas, Texas, held its first meeting on November 8, 1907. The IUEC has had many jurisdictional disputes with other industrial unions, but has stayed together for over 100 years.

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Scope and Contents

This collection includes constitutions and by-laws, agreements, safety publications and lapel pins. Also included are photocopies of minutes from the regular and Executive Boards of Local 21 and Local 56.

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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 Union of Elevator Constructors, Local 21--Archives.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

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Administrative Information

Citation

International Union of Elevator Constructors Records, Unprocessed mss. 2009-72, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Gift, Unknown date.

Accessioned as number 2009-72.

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