University of Texas Arlington

North Texas Contractors Association Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: North Texas Contractors Association.
Title: North Texas Contractors Association Records
Dates: 1970-1973
Abstract: The North Texas Contractors Association made agreements with local unions across 29 counties in North Texas to act as their legal bargaining agent. The association was a pioneering experiment in regional labor-management cooperation.
Identification: AR95
Extent: 4 folders (0.21 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Historical Note

The North Texas Contractors Association made agreements with local unions in a 29-county area of North Texas to act legally as their bargaining agent. The association was a pioneering experiment in regional labor-management cooperation.


Scope and Contents

Records consist of agreements between the North Texas Contractors Association and various local labor unions.


Organization

Records consist of 4 folders of contracts arranged chronologically.

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 Contractors Association--Records and correspondence.
Subjects
Labor unions--Texas--History--Sources.
Collective labor agreements--Texas--History--Sources.
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Related Material

AR117: North Texas Contractors Association Records (1973-1978)


Administrative Information

Citation

North Texas Contractors Association Records, AR95, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift, 1975.


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 Contracts, 1970-July, 1971
2 Contracts, July, 1971-September, 1972
3 Contracts, May, 1973
4 Contracts, May, 1973-July, 1973