Series 2, Subseries 4. National Commission on Industrial Peace files, 1971-1974.

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Cole, David Lawrence, 1902-1977. Series 2, Subseries 4. National Commission on Industrial Peace files, 1971-1974.

Series 2, Subseries 4. National Commission on Industrial Peace files, 1971-1974.

Include correspondence, documents, flyers, and memoranda concerning the Commission. Materials concern the following issues and topics: legislation which would mandate compulsory arbitration; role of government in labor disputes; role of conciliation and mediation; the energy crisis; alternatives to strikes; economic stabilization program; Toledo (Ohio) Labor-Management Citizens' Committee; labor relations in federal service; quality of work and its impact on productivity; West coast longshoremen's contract negotiations; labor management relations in the atomic energy industry; public interest in national labor policy; collective bargaining and industrial peace; wage increases and upcoming negotiations; written grievances; avoidance of strikes; 1973 Longshoremen's Strike; cement industry; national emergency disputes (1971-1972); applications for executive director, NCIP; and a stabilization agreement in the sheet metal industry. Correspondence includes incoming and outgoing letters from the following: Stephen Bechtel; Peter J. Brennan (secretary of labor); John T. Dunlop; Gerald Ford; Paul Hall (Seafarers' International Union); R. Heath Larry (U.S. Steel); Charles Rehmus (Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations, Wayne State University); Israel Ben Scheiber (lawyer); Abraham Lieberman (lawyer); Ralph T. Seward; Marvin Miller (Major League Baseball Players Association); George Meany; Maurice F. Neufeld (New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations, Cornell University); George P. Shultz (Bechtel); William J. Usery (Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service); and Leonard Woodcock (United Automobile Workers).

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Cole, David L. (David Lawrence), 1902-1978

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Independent abitrator and member of numerous state and federal advisory boards, including the National War Labor Board. From the description of David Lawrence Cole series 7. Speeches, writings and lecture materials, 1949-1972, bulk 1949-1969. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64091483 Independent arbitrator and member of numerous state and federal advisory boards, including the National War Labor Board. From the description of Series 6. Profession...

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Seafarers' International Union of North America

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The Historical Research Department of the Seafarers International Union (SIU) kept extensive files on Joseph Curran, president of the NMU from 1937 until his death in 1981. “Big Joe” Curran, then an inactive member of the conservative International Seaman’s Union, founded the Seaman’s Defense Committee during a wildcat strike in 1936 on the Panama Pacific Line's S.S. California. The Committee was renamed the National Maritime Union in 1937, and Curran became its first president. He ...

Shultz, George Patrick

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Woodcock, Leonard

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Hall, Pauline Cook

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Rehmus, Charles M.

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Bechtel, Stephen.

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Meany, George, 1894-1980

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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 ...

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Brennan, Peter J. (Peter John), 1931-

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Lieberman, A. N. (Abraham N.), 1938-

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Neufeld, Maurice F.

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Dunlop, John T. (John Thomas), 1914-2003

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John Thomas Dunlop was born in Placerville, California, in 1914, and raised in the Philippines where his parents served as missionaries. He earned a bachelor's degree in 1935 and a Ph.D. in 1939, from the University of California, Berkeley. He joined the Harvard faculty in 1938, becoming associate professor of economics in 1945 and full professor in 1950. He chaired the Economics Department from 1961 to 1966. He was appointed Lamont University Professor in 1971. Dunlop was director of the Cost o...

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