University of Texas Arlington

Texas AFL-CIO Directories:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Texas AFL-CIO.
Title: Texas AFL-CIO Directories
Dates: 1955-1969
Abstract: The Texas AFL-CIO was formed on July 29, 1957 when the Texas State Federation of Labor and the Texas State CIO Council merged. The organization, a federation of local unions and central labor councils in Texas, is a central body that represents labor interests and acts as the policy-making, educational, and legislative arm of AFL-CIO labor at the state level. These records constitute Series XIII of AR110: Texas AFL-CIO Records. This series contains directories, constitutions, merger agreements, and convention roll call brochures. The directories are comprised of lists of affiliated and non-affiliated locals, state associations, central councils, current board and staff, membership statistics, international representatives, Committee on Political Education committees, and auxiliaries. Also included are Texas State Federation of Labor directories.
Identification: AR110, Series XIII
Extent: 5 boxes (2.1 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The Texas AFL-CIO was formed on July 29, 1957 when the Texas State Federation of Labor and the Texas State CIO Council merged. The organization, a federation of local unions and central labor councils in Texas, is a central body that represents labor interests and acts as the policy-making, educational, and legislative arm of AFL-CIO labor at the state level. Although it does not negotiate collective bargaining contracts for its members, it does serve as the voice for all Texas AFL-CIO labor in the Texas Legislature and the United States Congress.


Scope and Contents

Contains directories, constitutions, merger agreements, and convention roll call brochures. The directories are comprised of lists of affiliated and non-affiliated locals, state associations, central councils, current board and staff, membership statistics, international representatives, Committee on Political Education committees, and auxiliaries. Also included are Texas State Federation of Labor directories.


Organization

This series consists 41 folders of Directories arranged in chronological order.

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 AFL-CIO--Records and correspondence.
Texas AFL-CIO--Directories.
Texas State Federation of Labor--Records and correspondence.
Texas State Federation of Labor--Directories.
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--Directories--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Related Material

AR110, Series I: Texas AFL-CIO Executive Board Records, 1952-1973

AR110, Series II: Texas AFL-CIO Executive Board Reading Files, 1957-1973

AR110, Series III: Texas AFL-CIO Education Department Records, 1952-1972

AR110, Series IV: Texas AFL-CIO Legal Records, 1941-1970

AR110, Series V: Texas AFL-CIO Legislative Department Records, 1952-1972

AR110, Series VI: Texas AFL-CIO Public Relations Department Records, 1951-1973

AR110, Series VII: Texas AFL-CIO Mexican American Affairs Committee Records, 1951-1971

AR110, Series VIII: Texas AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education Records, 1947-1972

AR110, Series IX: Texas AFL-CIO Records, W. Don Ellinger Papers, 1946-1961

AR110, Series X: Texas AFL-CIO Convention Records, 1956-1975

AR110, Series XI: Texas AFL-CIO Personalities Colllection, 1928-1973

AR110, Series XII: Texas AFL-CIO Printing Pockets, 1952-1972

AR110, Series XIII: Texas AFL-CIO Directories, 1955-1969

AR110, Series XV: Texas AFL-CIO, Texas State Federation of Labor Records, 1932-1957

AR110, Series XVI: Texas AFL-CIO, Texas State CIO Council Records, 1937-1957

AR110, Series XVII: Texas AFL-CIO, Texas State Industrial Union Council Records, 1952-1968

AR110, Series XVIII: Texas AFL-CIO, Texas Central Labor Councils Records, 1936-1972

AR110, Series XIX: Texas AFL-CIO, Texas Labor Associations Records, 1944-1969

AR110, Series XX: Texas AFL-CIO, Other State AFL-CIO Affliates Correspondence, 1944-1971

AR110, Series XXI: Texas AFL-CIO National AFL-CIO Correspondence, 1952-1972

AR110, Series XXII: Texas AFL-CIO International Union Correspondence, 1936-1972

AR110, Series XXIII: Texas AFL-CIO Federal Agency Correspondence, 1937-1972

AR110, Series XXIV: Texas AFL-CIO State Agency Correspondence, 1934-1971

AR110, Series XXV: Texas AFL-CIO Non-Union Correspondence, 1935-1969

AR110, Series XXVI: Texas AFL-CIO Democratic Party Correspondence, 1943-1972

AR110, Series XXVII: Texas AFL-CIO Texas Constitutional Revision Commission Records, 1962-1968

AR110, Series XXVIII: Texas AFL-CIO Recorded Media Collection, 1952-1972

AR110, Series XXIX: Texas AFL-CIO Photograph and Scrapbook Collection, 1918-1969


Administrative Information

Citation

Texas AFL-CIO Directories, AR110, Series XIII, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Deposit, 1970.


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 Directories - Affiliated and non-Affiliated TSFL Unions, 1955
2 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, 1957-1958
TSAFL-CIO
3 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, 1957-1958
4 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, August 1, 1958-July 31, 1959
5 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, August 1, 1958-July 31, 1959
6 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, August 1959-July 1960
7 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, August 1959-July 1960
8 Affiliated and non-Affiliated Unions, August 1959-July 1960
Box Folder
2 1 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1, 1960-June 30, 1961
2 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1, 1960-June 30, 1961
3 Affiliated and Unaffiliated Unions, July 1, 1960-August 30, 1961
4 Affiliated and Unaffiliated Unions, July 1, 1960-June 30, 1961
5 Affiliated and Unaffiliated Unions, July 1, 1960-June 30, 1961
6 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1, 1961-June 30, 1962
7 Affiliated Unions, July 1961-June 1962
8 Affiliated Unions, July 1961-June 1962
Box Folder
3 1 Affiliated Unions, July 1961-June 1962
2 Affiliated Local Unions, July 1962-July 1963
3 Affiliated Local Unions, July 1962-July 1963
4 Affiliated Local Unions, July 1962-July 1963
5 Unaffiliated Local Unions, July 1962-June 1963
6 Unaffiliated Unions, July, 1962-June1964
7 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1963-June 1964
8 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1963-June 1964
Box Folder
4 1 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1963-June 1964
2 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1963-June 1964
3 Evans, Affiliated and Unaffiliated Unions, 1964
4 Evans, Affiliated and Unaffiliated Unions, 1964
5 Brown, Affiliated and Unaffiliated Unions, 1964
6 Affiliated Local Unions, July 1964-June 1965
7 Affiliated Unions, July 1964-June 1965
8 Affiliated Unions, July 1964-June 1965
9 Unaffiliated Unions, July 1965-June 1966
Box Folder
5 1 Unaffiliated Locals, July 1966-June 1967
2 Affiliated Unions, July 1966-June 1967
3 Affiliated Unions, July 1966-June 1967
4 Affiliated Unions, July 1966-June 1967
5 Affiliated Unions, 1966-1967
6 Affiliated Unions, 1965-1966
7 Affiliated Locals, 1965-1966
8 Affiliated and Unaffiliated Locals, Hubbard, 1969