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Texas City Metal Trades Council Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Texas City Metal Trades Council.
Title: Texas City Metal Trades Council Records
Inclusive Dates: 1950-1972
Abstract: The Metal Trades Department of the AFL-CIO was organized in 1908 to coordinate negotiating, organizing and legislative efforts of affiliated metalworking and related crafts and trade unions. The Texas City Metal Trades Council is a coalition of twelve unions. Union Carbide was bought in 2001 by DOW Chemical Company. The Union Carbide Corporation is one of the largest chemical and polymer companies in the United States. These records consist of court papers, minutes, election materials, and correspondence related to the Metal Trades Council and the Union Carbide plant in Texas City, Texas.
Identification: Unprocesed mss. 2009-79
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The Metal Trades Department of the AFL-CIO was organized in 1908 to coordinate negotiating, organizing and legislative efforts of affiliated metalworking and related crafts and trade unions. The Texas City Metal Trades Council is a coalition of twelve unions. Union Carbide was bought in 2001 by DOW Chemical Company. The Union Carbide Corporation is one of the largest chemical and polymer companies in the United States.


Scope and Contents

These records consist of court papers, minutes, election materials, and correspondence related to the Metal Trades Council and the Union Carbide plant in Texas City, Texas.


Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

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Index Terms

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Organizations
Texas City Metal Trades Council--Archives
Texas City Metal Trades Council--Records and Correspondence
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Texas City Metal Trades Council Records, Unprocessed mss. 2009-79, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Legacy, unknown date.

Accessioned as number 2009-79.