Mississippi AFL-CIO government agency files, 1960-1983.


Mississippi AFL-CIO government agency files, 1960-1983.

The collection consists of records relating to Mississippi AFL-CIO President Claude E. Ramsay's interest in and involvement with local, state, and national government agencies from 1960-1983. The records chronicle his participation in advisory committees and commissions of these agencies including the Southeastern Regional Manpower Advisory Committee (1973), the Mississippi Advisory Committee for the Statewide Planning for Vocational Education (1967), and the State Advisory Committee for the Mississippi Employment Security Commission (1963). The collection also includes Ramsay's testimony before the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights; his extensive dealings with the National Labor Relations Board and the U.S. Office of Economic Opportunity; and his efforts in the early 1970's to pass legislation that would establish a state Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

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SNAC Resource ID: 7404232

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United States. National Labor Relations Board

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After the first National Labor Relations Board was functionally abolished by the Supreme Court decision invalidating the National Industrial Recovery Act, May 27, 1935, a new National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) was established as an independent agency by the National Labor Relations (Wagner) Act (NLRA) (49 Stat. 195), dated July 5, 1935. The Supreme Court in 1937 declared the Board constitutional and sustained Congress’s power to regulate employers whose operations affected interstate commerce...

Mississippi AFL-CIO

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The Mississippi State Federation of Labor was organized in 1918 and held its annual conventions until 1957, when it became known as the Mississippi AFL-CIO. The Mississippi AFL-CIO held annual meetings until it switched to biennial conventions in 1962. From the description of Mississippi AFL-CIO records, 1947-1986. (Georgia State University). WorldCat record id: 38477517 From the description of Mississippi AFL-CIO, Congress of Industrial Organization and AFL-CIO files, 1952-...

United States. Southeastern Regional Manpower Advisory Committee.

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United States. Office of Economic Opportunity

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United States. Commission on Civil Rights

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Ramsay, Claude E., 1916-1986.

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State Advisory Committee for the Mississippi Employment Security Commission.

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