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North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions.
Title: North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions Records
Dates: 1952-1963
1957-1963
Abstract: The North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions was composed of elected delegates from the International Typographical Union locals and ladies auxiliaries of Amarillo, Dallas, Fort Worth, Lubbock, and Wichita Falls. This collection contains correspondence, minutes, resolutions, credentials, programs, constitution and by-laws, and financial records.
Identification: AR174
Extent: 5 folders (0.08 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions was composed of elected delegates from the International Typographical Union locals and ladies auxiliaries of Amarillo, Dallas, Fort Worth, Lubbock, and Wichita Falls. The Conference disbanded in 1962.


Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, minutes, resolutions, credentials, programs, constitution, by-laws, and financial records. Correspondence pertains to meetings, affiliated locals, and financial matters. Minutes record and describe the proceedings of meetings and include delegate roll calls, resolutions, and reports from affiliated locals on the state of trade in their respective geographical areas.


Organization

Materials are arranged according to document type in 5 folders.

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.
Organizations
North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions--Records and correspondence.
International Typographical Union. Texas--Records and correspondence.
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--Dallas--History--Sources.
Labor unions--Texas--Fort Worth--History--Sources.
Labor unions--Texas--Wichita Falls--History--Sources.
Labor unions--Texas--Amarillo--History--Sources.
Labor unions--Texas--Lubbock--History--Sources.
Central labor councils--Texas--History--Sources.
Places
Texas--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

North Texas Conference of Typographical Unions Records, AR174, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift, 1967.


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 Minutes, Resolutions, 1952, 1957-1962
2 Correspondence, 1957-1963
3 Constitution and By-Laws, undated
4 Financial Records, Miscellaneous, 1959-1962
5 Miscellaneous, 1961, undated