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Waco Central Labor Council Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Waco Central Labor Council (Tex.)
Title: Waco Central Labor Council Records
Dates: 1919-1955
Abstract: The Waco Central Labor Council was chartered in 1901 and served as the central organizing body of labor unions located in the Waco, Texas area. Records contain minutes, 1919-1931, and financial records, 1920-1955. Also included are minutes of the Waco Labor Temple Association, 1924-1955
Identification: AR27
Extent: 4 boxes (1.27 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

Chartered in 1901, the Waco Central Labor Council was a central organizing body of labor unions located in the Waco, Texas area.


Scope and Contents

Records contain minutes, 1919-1931, and financial records, 1920-1955. Also included are minutes of the Waco Labor Temple Association, 1924-1955.


Organization

Records consist of 16 folders arranged by document type.

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
Waco Central Labor Council--Records and correspondence.
Waco Labor Temple Association--Records and correspondence.
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--Waco--History--Sources.
Central labor councils--Texas--Waco--History--Sources.
Waco (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Waco Central Labor Council Records, AR27, 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
OS74 1 Minutes of regular meetings, June 3, 1919 - April, 1931
roll calls of delegates
Box Folder
2 1 Minutes, Waco Labor Temple Association, Building Committee, Directors, and Stockholders, July 2, 1924 - July 6, 1955
roll calls of delegates
2 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, 1920-1927
3 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, November 1927 - June 1929
4 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, July 1929 - June 1930
5 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, May 1931 - June 1932
6 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, July 1932 - June 1935
7 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, June 1935 - May 1938
Box Folder
3 1 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, June 1938 - June 1941
2 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, June 1941 - May 1944
3 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, May 1944 - May 1947
4 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger,Receipts and Disbursements Ledger-June, 1947-May, 1947, June 1947 - March 1949
5 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger-June, 1947-May, 1949, May 1949 - April 1951
Box Folder
4 1 Financial Records, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, July 1949 - May 1955
2 Financial Records, Rent and Tax Ledger, Receipts and Disbursements Ledger, June 1952 - April 1955
3 Financial Records, Miscellaneous, 1925-1935 (incomplete)