Philip Murray collection, 1943-1946.


Schnapper, M. B. (Morris Bartel), 1912-1999. Philip Murray collection, 1943-1946.

Philip Murray collection, 1943-1946.

Addresses, article, and press releases of Philip Murray, president of Congress of Industrial Organizations.

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Schnapper, M. B. (Morris Bartel), 1912-1999 (person)

Author and editor. From the description of Philip Murray collection, 1943-1946. (Wayne State University). WorldCat record id: 28417282 ...

Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) (corporateBody)

The Committee for Industrial Organization was formed by the presidents of eight international unions in 1935. The presidents of these unions were dissatisfied with the American Federation of Labor's unwillingness to commit itself to a program of organizing industrial unions. In 1936, the A.F. of L. suspended the ten unions which proceeded to organize an independent federation, the Congress of Industrial Organizations. The CIO subsequently became the A.F. of L.'s chief rival for the leadership of...

Murray, Philip, 1886-1952 (person)

Philip Murray was one of the most important American labor leaders of the twentieth century. As president of the Steelworkers Organizing Committee (SWOC), the United Steelworkers of America (USWA), and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), he played a pivotal role in the creation of industrial unions as well as the utilization of federal government support in the growth of unions in the United States. Philip Murray (May 25, 1886-November 9, 1952) was born in Blantyre, Scotland, on May ...