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Furniture & Bedding Workers Union (of United Furniture Workers of America), Local 18-B (Chicago, Ill.), contracts collection

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Furniture and Bedding Workers' Union, Local 18-B:

A Guide to the Contracts Collection at Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University
Georgia State University
Special Collections and Archives
100 Decatur St., SE
Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
404-413-2880
Fax: 404-413-2881
archives@gsu.edu

2010



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Traci JoLeigh Drummond, June 2010.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Furniture & Bedding Workers Union. Local 18-B (Chicago, Ill.)
Title:Furniture & Bedding Workers Union (of United Furniture Workers of America), Local 18-B (Chicago, Ill.), contracts collection
Dates: 1948-1969
Dates: [bulk 1960-1969]
Quantity: .1 linear ft. (in 1 boxes)
Abstract: The collection consists of 11 agreements, 1948, 1960-1969, between the Furniture & Bedding Workers Union (of United Furniture Workers of America), Local 18-B (Chicago, Ill.), and manufacturers.
Identification: L-contracts_FurnitureBedding
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection consists of 11 contracts between Furniture and Bedding Workers' Union (of United Furniture Workers of America), Local 18-B (Chicago, Illinois) and various manufacturers.


Historical Note about of Furniture and Bedding Workers' Union (of United Furniture Workers of America), Local 18-B

In 1940, the Chicago woodworkers' union, previously affiliated with the Upholsterers' International Union as local 18-B, joined the United Furniture Workers of America. It was known as the Furniture and Bedding Workers' Union (of United Furniture Workers of America), Local 18-B.


Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Furniture & Bedding Workers Union. Local 18-B (Chicago, Ill.)
United Furniture Workers of America
Collective labor agreements--Furniture industry.
Collective labor agreements--United States.
contracts

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], Furniture & Bedding Workers Union. Local 18-B (Chicago, Ill.) Contracts Collection, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Bexley, 2009. Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Traci JoLeigh Drummond and William W. Hardesty, 2009-2010.


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