Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union Midwest Records

Institution: Chicago History Museum
1601 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614
Phone: (312) 642-4600
Date: 1897-1990
Extent: 90 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Biographical/Historical Note:
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Scope and Content Note:
Correspondence, legal files, topical files (especially 1968-74 from Tom Herriman's office), pamphlets, and 4 scrapbooks of the Chicago and Central States Joint Board, as well as correspondence and minutes from various locals of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, AFL-CIO, including: Local 6 minute and cash books (in Czech), 1919-40; Local 39 minute books, 1922-27 and 1939-49; Local 61 executive board and membership meetings, 1922-39; Local 270 minute book (in Italian), 1949-69; and Local 275 minutes, 1929-68. The 4 scrapbooks contain announcements, handbills, badges, photographs, etc. of: 1) Organization Activities of the Chicago Joint Board, 1910-25; 2) Social and Organization Activities of Locals, 1913-28; 3) Social Activities of the Chicago Joint Board, 1920-27; and Pictorial Review, 1920-40.

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