University of Texas Arlington

Texas State Conference of Painters Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Texas State Conference of Painters.
Title: Texas State Conference of Painters Records
Dates: 1961-1964
Abstract: The Texas State Conference of Painters was a central body whose purpose was to organize, coordinate, and inform local painter unions in the state of Texas. This collection is comprised of the monthly reports compiled by the Texas State Conference of Painters, 1961-1964, and includes topics pertaining to local, state, and national labor unions and labor and political issues.
Identification: AR183
Extent: 1 folder (0.03 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The Texas State Conference of Painters was a central body whose purpose was to organize, coordinate, and inform local painter unions in the state of Texas. The body compiled and sent monthly reports concerning the painting industry and labor and political issues to local painter unions.


Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of the monthly reports compiled by the Texas State Conference of Painters, 1961-1964. Topics include local painters' labor unions, labor and political issues, labor organizing, reports from state and national meetings, and other local, state, and national labor organizations.


Organization

Reports are arranged in chronological order in 1 folder.

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
Texas State Conference of Painters--Records and correspondence.
Texas State Conference of Painters and Allied Trades--Records and correspondence.
International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades--Texas State Conference--Records and correspondence.
Subjects
Painters, Industrial--Labor unions--Texas--History--Sources.
Central labor councils--Texas--History--Sources
Places
Texas--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Texas State Conference of Painters Records, AR183, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift, 1969.


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 Monthly reports, January 1961- December 1964