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Allen Ish Daniel Papers:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Daniel, Allen I. (Allen Ish), 1928-2007.
Title: Allen Ish Daniel Papers
Dates: 1961-1977
1961-1969
Abstract: Allen I. "Ish" Daniel worked as a firefighter for the city of Waco, Texas, for 36 years. He served as a member of the Executive Board of the McClennan County Labor Council, the Waco Fire Fighters Association, and LULAC Council 273. He wrote a column entitled "Its' History" for the Waco Labor Journal, previously known as the Farm and Labor Journal. The column summarized the proceedings and main topics of meetings of the Waco Central Labor Council and various local labor unions in the area. Papers contain photocopies of handwritten drafts of the "Its' History" column, 1961-1969, and a list, 1977, that identifies people mentioned in the columns with their corresponding unions.
Identification: AR203
Extent: 1 folder (0.06 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Biographical Note

Allen "Ish" Daniel was a member of the Executive Board of the McClennan County Labor Council and a member of the Waco Fire Fighters Association. He wrote a column entitled "Its' History" for the Waco Labor Journal, previously known as the Farm and Labor Journal. The column summarized the proceedings and main topics of meetings of the Waco Central Labor Council and various local labor unions in the area.


Scope and Contents

Papers contain photocopies of handwritten drafts of the "Its' History" column, 1961-1969, and a list, 1977. The column summarized the proceedings and main topics of meetings of the Waco Central Labor Council and various local labor unions in the area. The list identifies people mentioned in the drafts with their corresponding unions.


Organization

The list of identifications is in the front of the folder, with column drafts arranged in chronological order thereafter.

Restrictions

Access

Open for research.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Daniel, Allen I. (Allen Ish), 1928-2007--Archives.
Organizations
Waco Central Labor Council (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Waco Fire Fighters Association (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--Waco--History--Sources.
Fire fighters--abor unions--Texas--Waco--History--Sources.
Central labor councils--Texas--Waco--History--Sources.
Places
Waco (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Allen Ish Daniel Papers, AR203, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift, 1977.


Administrative Information

Grant Support

The retrospective updating and conversion of this finding aid was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications & Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Special Collections "Documenting Democracy: Access to Historical Records" project, 2014-2015.


Container List

Box Folder
1 1 List and "It's History" Drafts, June 6, 1977, 1961-1969