Connecticut State Labor Council, AFL-CIO Records undated, 1909-1991.


Connecticut State Labor Council, AFL-CIO Records undated, 1909-1991.

In 1957, the Connecticut Federation of Labor and the Connecticut State Industrial Union Council (CSIUC) merged to form the Connecticut State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, generally referred to today as the Connecticut State AFL-CIO. The stated purpose of the new organization was to provide a more effective means of promoting and coordinating the principles and objectives of the AFL-CIO in Connecticut.

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Chase Going Woodhouse (March 3, 1890 – December 12, 1984) was a prominent feminist leader, suffragist, and educator. She served as a member of the United States House of Representatives representing the Second Congressional District of Connecticut, becoming the second Congresswoman from Connecticut, the first elected as a Democrat, and the first woman born outside the United States in either chamber of the U.S. Congress. Born Chase Going to American parents in Victoria, British Columbia, Cana...

Public Utilities Commission (corporateBody)

Agency History The duties of the Public Utilities Commission (hereafter P.U.C.) involve the regulation of the intrastate activities of railroads and other transportation companies, including inter-urban and street railways, steamship companies, canals, toll bridges, pipelines, and freight by stages and trucks, and includes the regulation of warehouses and of public utilities engaged in the selling of water for domestic and irrigation purposes...

International Union of Electricians (corporateBody)

Dunleavy, Martin J. (person)

Weicker, Lowell (person)

John Rowland (person)

Roger Claymen (person)

United Auto Workers (corporateBody)

Johnson, Oscar (person)

Historical Note The Sea Scouts is an Exploring Division of Boy Scouts of America, and the units are known as "Ships." They have been a presence in San Francisco since the early 1920s where the program began operating out of the Marina Yacht Harbor. They moved to Aquatic Park in 1942, initially to a small pier north of the current Base, and finally to it's current location in late 1945 or early 1946. The structure that is now the Base was buil...

Sandahl, Eric (person)

Mike Noonan (person)

Dodd, Thomas J. (Thomas Joseph), 1907-1971 (person)

Thomas Joseph Dodd, the third generation of his family to reside in Connecticut, was born in Norwich on 15 May 1907. During his career he served two terms in the U.S. Senate, and became well known for his work on the Nuremburg Trials where he served as Vice-Chairman of the Review Board and Executive Trial Counsel. After an unsuccessful campaign for the Senate in 1970, Dodd retired from public life and died in 1971 at the age of 64. From the description of Thomas J. Dodd papers, 1919-...

University of Connecticut. (corporateBody)

In 1931, the faculty of the University of Connecticut voted to offer comprehensive examinations in most degree programs to graduating seniors, and outgrowth of a report to the Committee on the Study of Honors (11/6/1930). The departments reported the results of the examinations and their recommendations to the Registrar and the Committees on Scholastic Standing and Degrees with Distinction. Degrees would then be awarded without distinction, with distinction or with highest distinction. The progr...

Citizens Action Committee (corporateBody)

Keyes, James (person)

Henry Murray (person)

State Employees Association (corporateBody)

Lodge, John Davis (person)

John Davis Lodge (1903- ): governor of Connecticut, 1951-1955. From the guide to the John Davis Lodge papers, 1950, (Manuscripts and Archives) ...

W. G. Hill (person)

Barry, Frank (person)

CT State Building and Construction Trades Council (corporateBody)

UConn Labor Education Center (corporateBody)

Windham Textile Museum (corporateBody)

Annuziato, Salvatore (person)

Sirabella, Vince (person)

Higher Education Assistance Corporation (corporateBody)

Harold Conroy (person)

New England Solar Energy Center (corporateBody)

Fairfield university (corporateBody)

Junior Achievement, Inc. (corporateBody)

Jenkins Valve Company (corporateBody)

Kemsley, Bill (person)

CT Commission on Children and Youth (corporateBody)

United Mine Workers (corporateBody)

Public Expenditure Council, Inc. (corporateBody)

Charter Oak College (corporateBody)

Williams, Barry R. (person)

Columbia University. Teachers College. (corporateBody)

Knights of Columbus. (corporateBody)

The Knights of Columbus originated in New Haven, Connecticut in 1882. The group's expansion to Iowa was the result of the efforts of Patrick McArdle, Illinois state deputy director. The first Iowa council was established in Dubuque in May, 1900 followed by council in Davenport in September of the same year. The Iowa State Council was instituted in 1902 with the first state convention being held in Dubuque that year. From the description of Knights of Columbus in Iowa records, 1904-20...

UConn Health Center (corporateBody)

Schnitzer, W. E. (person)

Egan, John J. (person)

Epithet: KC British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000817.0x00018e ...

Labor Institute of Public Affairs (AFL-CIO) (corporateBody)

Office and Professional Employees' International Union (corporateBody)

AFL Federal Locals of the Bookkeepers, Stenographers and Accountants Union have organized the clerical trades since the early decades of the twentieth century; but it wasn't until the charter convention of the Office Employees International Union in Cincinnati in January, 1945 that a national AFL jurisdiction was created for all private sector clerical and office employees. Charter membership was 22,500. During the war years, OEIU growth was slow, while the rival CIO uni...

Occupational Health Clinics Advisory Committee (corporateBody)

New England Regional Commission and Economic Advisory Committee (corporateBody)

Torrington Labor Council (corporateBody)

Dunn, Leo (person)

Joseph F. Donnelly (person)

Morano, Albert P. (Albert Paul), 1908-1987 (person)

Donnelly, Joseph F. (person)

Greenberg, Ruth (person)

McDevitt, James L. (James Lawrence), 1898-1963 (person)

Keith Proudy (person)

Bowles, Chester, 1901-1986 (person)

United States ambassador to India, 1951-1953 and 1963-1969. From the description of The Indo-American development program : the problems and opportunities : mimeograph, 1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867525 Chester Bowles was born on April 5, 1901, in Springfield, Massachusetts. He graduated from Yale University in 1924 (B.S.) and established the advertising firm of Benton and Bowles, with William Benton, in 1929. Bowles served in the Office of Price Administration ...

Vietnam Veterans of America (corporateBody)

Tuberculosis Association, Inc. (corporateBody)

New Haven Central Labor Union/Council (corporateBody)

Lane Kirkland (person)

Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Formed 1974. From the description of Records, 1972-1980. (Wayne State University). WorldCat record id: 28419768 ...

Morrison, Bruce (person)

Council for Northeast Economic Growth (corporateBody)

Seafarers International Union (corporateBody)

Claxmen, Roger (person)

Egan, John J. (person)

Epithet: KC British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000817.0x00018e ...

Commission for Higher Education (corporateBody)

Becker, Henry (person)

Democratic State Central Committee (corporateBody)

American nuclear society (corporateBody)

AAUP (corporateBody)

William St. Onge (person)

Manning, Justin F. (person)

O.P.E.I.U. (corporateBody)

Randolph, Phillip (person)

National Service Corps (corporateBody)

Irwin, Donald (person)

Daddario, Emilio Q. (Emilio Quincy), 1918-2010 (person)

Emilio Q. Daddario was a Connecticut congressman in the United States House of Representatives from 1959 to 1970 who was active in committees on scientific research and aerospace. He was a 1939 graduate of Wesleyan University and practiced law in Connecticut prior to running for office. He served as mayor of Middletown, Conn. from 1946 to 1948. From the description of Emilio Q. Daddario Congressional papers, 1959 - 1970. (Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 271677035 ...

OCAW (corporateBody)

Sibal, Abram W. (person)

Betty Tianti (person)

Tianti, Betty L. (person)

Mount Holyoke Institute on the United Nations (corporateBody)

UTC (corporateBody)

Retail Clerks Association (corporateBody)

Reuther, Walter, 1911-.... (person)

Kalaski, Victor (person)

Christella, Frank (person)

Connecticut Business and Industry Association (corporateBody)

Glynn, John (person)

State Employee Bargaining Agreement Coalition (corporateBody)

CT State Industrial Union Council (corporateBody)

Daddario, Emilio (person)

Monagan, John (person)

Columbia University. School of Business (corporateBody)

OPEIO (corporateBody)

Labor Realty Company of New Haven (corporateBody)

Bruce Morrison (person)

Matchko, Madelaine (person)

Cleary, Joseph P. (person)

Kershner, Leonard (person)

William Schnitzler (person)

Tianti, Betty (person)

University of Minnesota. Industrial Relations Center (corporateBody)

The Industrial Relations Center (IRC) at the University of Minnesota was established in 1945 as the Industrial Relations Training and Research Center to train people for management and labor leadership. At the time it was established, the IRC was one of only seven such centers found at major universities throughout the country. The IRC offered special courses to those working in labor and management and studied labor-management issues in the Northwest. In 1953, the Master of Arts in Industrial R...

Ruth Greenberg (person)

Rourke, Joseph M. (person)

New England Council (corporateBody)

New England Council was established to promote the coordination of effort in supporting the economic development of the region. From the description of [New England Council publications]. [ca. 1925-1930] (Harvard Business School). WorldCat record id: 314411231 ...

Sacred Heart University (corporateBody)

New England Regional Commission (corporateBody)

Building Trades Council (corporateBody)


Skinner Precision Industries (corporateBody)

Actors Equity (corporateBody)

McLaughlin, James P. (person)

Committee of New England (corporateBody)

New England Congressional Caucus (corporateBody)

International Union of Operating Engineers (corporateBody)

ACTWU (corporateBody)

Thomas, William (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 38180 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x000033 Epithet: of Sunderland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x000036 Epithet: DD; of Stowe MS 753 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001344.0x00002d Epithet: Secretary to...

Stutz, Robert L. (person)

Davis, Walter, 1912-1963 (person)

Colorado State Labor Council (corporateBody)

Brunswick-Union, Inc. (corporateBody)

PATCO (corporateBody)

Phillip Randolph Institute (corporateBody)

United Labor Agency (corporateBody)

American Federation of Teachers (corporateBody)

Joyce Wheeler was a member of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), a national teachers' labor union founded in 1900. She was particularly active in the United Action Caucus (UAC), a rank and file organization within the AFT. The UAC took stands on various issues within the American educational system, supported progressive politics in general, and campaigned for internal democracy within the AFT. Members of the Communist Party USA are thought to have played an important role in the UAC. Wh...

Driscoll, John J., 1911- (person)

Barber, J. (John) (person)

Epithet: attorney, of Derby British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000742.0x000078 Epithet: of Leeds British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000742.0x00007c Epithet: of Add MS 37877 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000742.0x00007b ...

Clayman, Roger (person)

American Federation of Labor. Convention (corporateBody)

The scrapbook was put together and presented to Claude O'Reilly, the chairman of the sixty-first American Federation of Labor annual convention, held at Senator Auditorium in Seattle, Washington, on October 6-18, 1941. From the description of Claude O'Reilly convention scrapbook, 1941 Sept.-Oct. (UAA/APU Consortium Library). WorldCat record id: 59226745 ...

UNICEF. (corporateBody)

Andrew Biemiller (person)

Americans for Democratic Action (corporateBody)

New England State Federation of Labor (corporateBody)

Henle, Peter. (person)

American Institute for Free Labor Development (corporateBody)

McGuire, P. J. (Peter James), 1852-1906 (person)

Epithet: of Philadelphia; American trade unionist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000220.0x0001bb Labor organizer and leader, a founder of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners. From the description of Letters, to Joseph A. Labadie, 1892-1896. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368396 ...

Irwin, Elizabeth (corporateBody)

Mitchell Dairy (corporateBody)

SASCO (corporateBody)

Republican State Central Committee (corporateBody)

Senior, Harold (person)

Bristol Central Labor Union (corporateBody)

Health Center (corporateBody)

Lowell Weicker (person)

CT Council for Advancement of Economic Education (corporateBody)

American arbitration association (corporateBody)

In January 1949 when the parties could not agree upon the terms of a new contract the union struck. When the strike was settled, it was agreed to submit to arbitration the following issues which the parties could not agree upon: payment of a 12% wage increase, retroactive to January 1, 1949; in lieu of overtime charges, a flat sum of $28 per month on non-propelled barges; when required to go on dock or aboard to make hose connections, a $2 payment per voyage made on self propelled vessels; and t...

Osborne, Jack (person)

IUOE (corporateBody)

Meskill, Thomas J., 1928-2007 (person)

United Packinghouse Workers (corporateBody)

Connecticut Federation of Labor Conventions (corporateBody)

Tully, James F. (person)

AFGE (corporateBody)

O'Neill, William R. (person)

Epithet: Reverend; formerly Chichester; composer Title: 1st Baron O'Neill British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000357.0x0003a9 ...

Stover, Keith (person)

Sibal, Abner Woodruff, 1921-2000 (person)

TASC (corporateBody)

Joint Council of Industrial Unions (corporateBody)

Bookstaver, Alexander (person)

Peter Reilly (person)

William Ratchford (person)

Toby Moffet (person)

Joseph Rourke (person)

Jackson, Jesse (person)

Connecticut Labor Communicator's Association (corporateBody)

Henry H. Marx (person)

Seely-Brown, Horace (person)

American Federation of Labor (corporateBody)

Labor organization. From the description of American Federation of Labor records, 1883-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980267 ...

D. H. McGannon (person)

G. Meany (person)

Association of Electrical Workers (corporateBody)

Sviridoff, Mitchell (person)

Borchardt, Selma M. (person)

Madeline Matchko (person)

Noonan, Mike (person)

Connecticut. General Assembly (corporateBody)

Connecticut National Bank (corporateBody)

Taylor, George, 1948-.... (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 38393 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x0001e1 Epithet: of Bolton British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000206.0x0002ee Epithet: of Manchester British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x0001e4 Epithet: biographer of R Surtee...

Hartford Labor Council (corporateBody)

Council for Retarded Children, Inc. (corporateBody)

U.S. Department of Commerce (corporateBody)

Cotter, R. (person)

Smith, Wilbur (person)

Norman Zolot (person)

Pratt & Whitney (corporateBody)

New England AFL-CIO Council (corporateBody)

National Association of Government Employees (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Scamporino, Vincent J. (person)

Randolph Institute (corporateBody)

Democratic National Committee. (corporateBody)

Beck, Audrey (person)

Thomas Donahue (person)

Service Employees' International Union (corporateBody)

Larry DeNordis (person)

CCAG (corporateBody)

Walter Reuther (person)

Driscoll, John (John P.) (person)

Benton William. (person)

Connecticut Federation of Labor (AFL) (corporateBody)

DODD, THOMAS (person)

Epithet: Printseller British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000440.0x000359 ...

Ricciuti, Renato (person)

Clerkin, James (person)

Hugh Ward (person)

CT Federation of Labor Conventions (corporateBody)

Giaimo, Robert (person)

Tianti, Betty L. (person)

UConn (corporateBody)

Daniels, Robert C. (person)

Greater Bridgeport Labor Council (corporateBody)

Johnson, Daniel (person)

Business and Industry Association (corporateBody)

Slaiman, Donald (person)

AFSCME. Council 9 (corporateBody)

Osha (corporateBody)

Meany, George, 1894-1980 (person)

Labor official; interviewee d.1980. From the description of Reminiscences of George Meany : oral history, 1957. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122587289 President, AFL-CIO, 1955-1980. George Meany (1894-1980) was elected president of the American Federation of Labor (A.F. of L.) in 1952. His efforts to unite his organization with its rival, the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), was successful, and he was ...

Geelan, J. P. (person)

Yale University. (corporateBody)

Building Construction and Trade Councils (corporateBody)

Jimmy Carter (person)

Bober, Joseph (person)

Perry, Herbert (person)

Willimantic Labor Council (corporateBody)

White, Jack, 1944- (person)

George Meany (person)

Jacobs Company (corporateBody)

Kelly (E.J.) Transportation Company (corporateBody)

Olsen, President John W. (person)

Analysis Group, Inc. (corporateBody)

I.U.O.E. (corporateBody)

Olson, John Terence (person)

Reagan, Ronald, 1911-2004 (person)

Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004) was the 40th President of the United States and served two terms in office from 1981 to 1989. He was born on February 6, 1911, in Tampico, Illinois, the second son of Nelle Wilson and John Edward ("Jack") Reagan. His father nicknamed him "Dutch" as a baby. In 1920 the family resettled in Dixon, Illinois. In 1928 Reagan graduated from Dixon High School, where he had been student body president, an actor in school plays, and a student athlete. He partici...

P. G. McGuire (person)

Bishop, Merlin D., 1907- (person)

Labor leader and member of Board of Trustees, University of Connecticut, of Hartford, Conn. From the description of Merlin D. Bishop papers, 1924-1975. (University of Connecticut). WorldCat record id: 28413145 First director of UAW Education Dept. From the description of Oral history interview with Merlin Bishop, 1963, Mar. 29. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321298 First educational director of UAW. ...

Tammy MacFadyen (person)

J. M. Rourke (person)

Rowland, John (person)

Epithet: of Collon British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000161.0x000368 Epithet: Churchwarden of St Clement Danes, London British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000161.0x000365 Epithet: junior, of Holt, county Denbighshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000161.0...

Coyle, Francis J. (person)

National Council for Senior Citizens (corporateBody)

Eastern Airlines Inc. (corporateBody)

Carol Colbath (person)

Joseph Duffy (person)

Amalgamated Transit Union (corporateBody)

Stanley, Miles (person)

Michael Noonan (person)

U.S. Senate (corporateBody)

Bridgeport Central Labor Union (corporateBody)

National education association of the United States. Department of adult education (corporateBody)

Adult Education Association of the United States (AEA-USA) The AEA-USA was founded in Columbus, Ohio, in May 1951 as the result of the joint efforts of the American Association for Adult Education (supported by the Carnegie Foundation) and the Department of Adult Education of the National Education Association. These two organizations dissolved in 1951 and their memberships joined to form the membership of the new organization with offices in Chicago, Illinois. The purpo...

State Associations and Councils (corporateBody)

Page, Jerry (person)

Zolot, Norman (person)

Connecticut Innovators, Inc. (corporateBody)

University of Michigan. (corporateBody)

Outside of museum holdings, no comprehensive survey and inventory of campus artwork had been attempted since 1937. With support from the Michigan Commission on Art in Public Places, 1,076 items were inventoried during 1988-1990. Additional inventory work was undertaken in 1997-1998 for risk management purposed, but generated little new information. From the description of Inventory of University of Michigan-owned art, 1988-1990, 1997-1998. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id...

Ted Kennedy (person)

Bristol Savings Bank (corporateBody)

New England State Federations Labor (corporateBody)

Bailey, John N. (person)

Metal Trades Council of New London County (corporateBody)

Textile Workers' Union of America (corporateBody)

Located in Boston, the TWUA began in 1937 as the Textile Workers' Organizing Committee of the CIO. By 1939, its success in organizing workers led to its becoming an independent CIO-affiliated union. One of the first victories was a contract with the American Woolen Co. in Lawrence, Mass. By 1942, mills in a number of New England cities were unionized. After World War II, the TWUA faced serious problems from national anti-labor legislation such as the Taft-Hartley Act, and the slump in the textil...

Federation of University Teachers (corporateBody)

Dallas, Donald (person)

Dunn, Leo J. (person)

Joseph Bober (person)

Albrecht, William (person)

Davison Art Center. (corporateBody)

Purtell, William (person)