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Labor, Organized

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Duluth Living Wage Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: S6091
Abstract The collection includes Erik Peterson’s committee meeting notes of Duluth and St. Louis County, case statements, meeting rosters, meeting notices, agendas, minutes, publicity materials, relevant publications by Good Jobs First and Smart Growth, support documents, newspaper articles about this local and other states’ living wage campaigns. There are also files on living wage issues as they relate to child care costs and wages.
Dates: 1989-2003

Rudy Gustafson papers

 Collection
Identifier: S4543
Abstract The collection consists of Socialist Labor Party papers and one video.
Dates: undated

Evert Haglund oral history interview

 Collection
Identifier: S4493
Abstract The collection consists of 2 interviews of Evert Haglund on two cassettes.
Dates: 1991

Roger J. Hargrave papers

 Collection
Identifier: S2448
Abstract The collection contains a published copy of the Origin and Development of Comptrollership in Iowa; a typed copy of his dissertation The Iowa State Comptroller; Rep. John Blatnik’s speeches (copies) to the 80th congress and miscellaneous others, 1947–1948; Blatnik’s radio speeches (copies) 1947–1948; and five volumes of teaching materials for courses taught by Hargrave. Scrapbooks compiled by Anne Hargrave spanning 1911–1980 were microfilmed at Brandeis University and a copy provided for this...
Dates: 1911-1980

International Longshoremen's Association, Duluth-Superior Area Locals records

 Collection
Identifier: S2427
Abstract The collection consists of constitutions and by-laws and labor agreements of ILA locals. The collection also contains safety manuals and news clippings.
Dates: 1916-1972

International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 516 records

 Collection
Identifier: S2375
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, drafts of contracts with the various firms, and miscellaneous notes regarding collective bargaining.
Dates: 1945-1967

Journeymen Barbers, Hairdressers, and Cosmetologists’ International Union of America, Local 67 records

 Collection
Identifier: S2307
Abstract The collection contains membership ledgers, minute books, cash journals, convention proceedings, Secretary-Treasurer monthly reports, and financial records.
Dates: 1896-1971

Labor contracts

 Collection
Identifier: S4569
Abstract The collection consists of labor contracts dated from 1938-1977. Unions represented within the collection are Retail Clerks Union Local No. 1116, General Drivers Union Local No. 346, Meat Cutters and Butchers Local No. 12, and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local No. 31.
Dates: 1938-1977

Labor History collection

 Collection
Identifier: S4426
Abstract While surveying the collections of the NEMHC for the Minnesota Radicalism project, these items were identified as potentially useful for labor development research. Additional materials will be added to this collection as they are donated and appropriate.
Dates: 1891-1965

Labor Relations and Union Development in Duluth oral history interviews

 Collection
Identifier: S2220
Abstract The interviews in this project document the history of Duluth, Minnesota area businesses and labor unions. Barbara Sommer conducted the interviews in 1980-1981.
Dates: 1980-1981

Minnesota Election research data

 Collection
Identifier: S4512
Abstract The collection contains Duluth election data of all candidates of all parties down to the ward level from the years 1896, 1912, 1920, and 1924 compiled from returns published in newspapers and other political and labor history sources. The collection also holds Minnesota governor election results from Duluth for 1896-1934.
Dates: 1896-1934; Majority of material found in 1896, 1912, 1920, 1924

Saime Monson oral history interview

 Collection
Identifier: S4507
Abstract The collection consists of one cassette tape of an interview of Saime Monson by Professor Richard H. Hudelson, Ph.D., UMD professor of philosopy.
Dates: 1991

Maney E. Pearson papers

 Collection
Identifier: S2244
Abstract The collection contains drafts of speeches delivered by Pearson, newspaper clippings, constitution of Minnesota State CIO Councils, 1948; CIO Congress of Women’s Auxiliaries Manual, 1947; meeting notice for CIO of Ely, Minnesota, 1947; and miscellaneous material regarding the Minnesota State CIO Auxiliary Council Convention, 1950.
Dates: 1939-1982; Majority of material found in 1946-1947

Radicalism Project, Northeast Minnesota research files

 Collection
Identifier: S4473
Abstract The collection consists of research files, primarily photocopies of originals held at MHS, gathered by the MHS to support the work of, or discovered during the work of, the Minnesota Radicalism Project.
Dates: 1937-1939

Retail Clerks Union Locals No. 3 and No. 1116 records

 Collection
Identifier: S2418
Abstract The collection includes minutes, 1928–1979, union by-laws, a news clipping, a letter, memorabilia from the Union’s Annual conventions, an attendance register for local 930 of Two Harbors, charters for various Retail Clerks Union Locals.
Dates: 1919-1961

Walter H. Singer scrapbook [microfilm]

 Collection
Identifier: S2205
Abstract The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings pertaining to Singer’s role in the Lake Superior transportation business from 1899-1903.
Dates: 1899-1903

Twin Ports and Regional Labor History Conference proceedings

 Collection
Identifier: S4505
Abstract Contains three tapes of Twin Ports and Regional Labor History Conference proceedings.
Dates: 1991 May 24

Clayton Videen WPA newspaper file

 Collection
Identifier: S4462
Abstract The collection consists of photocopies of newspaper articles paraphrased or hand-copied during 1939 about labor strikes from: Duluth Daily Tribune, The Outlook, Labor World, Duluth Herald, Duluth News Tribune, The Literary Digest, The New Republic. Videen comments on...
Dates: 1889-1930s

WDTH Labor in Duluth oral history interviews

 Collection
Identifier: S2369
Abstract The collection consists of three interviews concerning union organizing activities, factory working conditions, labor politics, and the experiences of Croatian immigrants in northern Minnesota. Earl Bester, Nick Borovack, and Joe Paszak were interviewed by Jean Johnson of radio station WDTH.
Dates: 1979-1980

Women in Politics oral history interviews

 Collection
Identifier: S2291
Abstract In 1978 and 1979 historian Barbara Sommer interviewed fifteen women form the Duluth, Minnesota area who were involved in politics as elected officials or activists. In the interviews the women discussed their reasons for entering politics, their involvements past and present, and their own and their families' reactions to their involvement in politics. The collection consists of audio recordings of the interviews, typed indexes to the topics covered in the recordings, copies of the question...
Dates: 1978-1979