Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, Philadelphia Joint Board Records: Part 4, Series VI - VIII

Collection ID: 
Acc. 519
Date: 
1916-1981
Footage: 
139 cubic feet
Collecting Area: 

 

The finding aid for this collection is in 6 parts:

  • Part 1, Background and History, Scope and Content, Organization, and Series Descriptions
  • Part 2, Series I
  • Part 3, Series II - V
  • Part 4, Series VI - VIII
  • Part 5, Series IX - X
  • Part 6, Series X: Phonograph Records

 

For photographs formerly part of this collection, see the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, Philadelphia Joint Board Photograph Collection (PC-16).

 

Series VI: Education Department, 1929-1981

General Correspondence
Incoming, 1929, 1935-1936
Outgoing, 1935-1936, 1946-1952, 1957-1961, 1964-1966, 1968-1969, 1973-1979, 1980-1981,
n.d. (9 folders)

Box 47

Subjects
Advance, Stories, 1936
ACWA
New York, 1947-1969
Corresondence with Dorothy Bellanca,
1936
Books, 1936, 1968
Books, Orders, 1964
Insurance, 1949-1953
Leaflets, n.d.
Paperbacks, 1965-1969
Staff Newsletters, 1971-1973
Union Label, 1950-1960
AFL-CIO
Education Committee, 1962, 1963-1965 (2 folders)
Labor Education Association, 1961
Pennsylvania, 1966-1973
Legislative News, 1965-1973
Americans for Competitive Enterprise, 1968- 1969
ADA (Americans for Democratic Action), 1968
Automation, 1956-1961
Biographical Sketches, 1945, 1950
Blacks in Labor, 1965-1968
Boys Town of Italy, 1950-1956
Brownlee, Kevin, 1977
Cartoons, 1954-1964
Child Care, 1960
Chorus, 1935
City College, Philadelphia, 1951
Classes, Cultural Activities, Events, 1940- 1970 (2 folders)
Clothing Industry, 1946-1971

Box 48

Community Service Committee (PA CIO), 1944- 1945, 1953-1972 (7 folders)
Computerization, 1955
Conferences and Trips, 1941-1967
Congressional District Committee (CDC), 1974
Consumer Protection, 1968-1969
COPE Women, 1946, 1954-1956, 1961 (3 folders)
Cortigene, Anthony, Testimonials, 1976, 1968
Dietetics, 1968, n.d.
DiLauro, Thomas, Memorial, January-February 1966 (2 folders)
Dinkin, Bernard, 1968
Drama
General Correspondence, 1935-1936
First Comic Opera in America, November 1935
Early American Plays, Fenruary 1936
Early Spanish One-Act, March 1936
Spanish Religious Plays, April 1936
Barnum Returns, July 1936
It Can't Happen Here, September 1936
90 New Plays, December 1936
Music Play, December 1936
Health Safety Humane for Children, December 1936
Jewish Plays, 1937
Jewish Plays and Pageants, January 1937
Spanish Plays, January 1937
The Lion and the Bear, March 1937
Irish Plays, April 1937
50 Non-Royalty Plays Part II, April 1937
Nathan Hale, June 1937
72 Vaudeville Sketches, September 1937
Mr. Cold You Can't Catch Me, September 1937
The Advent and Nativity of Christ, October 1937
Peace Plays, October 1937
Coventry Christmans Pageant, October 1937
Theatre Technique, November 1937
Anti-War Plays Royalty, November 1937
The Nativity, November 1937
Holiday Musical Plays, November 1937
Nelagony, November 1937

Box 49

57 Vaudeville Sketches, January 1938
78 Juvenile Operettas Part I, February 1938
One Third of a Nation, April 1938 Vols. 1 and 2, April 1938 (2 folders)
Creatures of Impulse, August 1938
Anglo-Jewish Plays, August 1938
100 Puppet Plays, August 1938
Musical Comedies for High Schools, Colleges, October 1938
New Plays Survey, December 1938
Fever in the Night, 1941
Uncle Sam, You and Me, 1942
Day of Reckoning, Nos. I-III, February-March 1943 (3 folders)
Annotated List of Labor Plays, 1945
Home of the Brave, n.d.
Building North America, n.d.
At Any Cost, n.d.
Mill Shadows, n.d.
Joseph and His Brothers, n.d.
Katcha and the Devil, n.d.
His Majesty the Microbe, n.d.
Halloween, Thanksgiving Plymouth, n.d.
Classic English Plays, n.d.
Modern-Continental Plays, n.d.
Amalgamated on Parade, n.d.
An Afternoon at the Union Office, n.d.
The Road to Freedom, n.d.
U.S.A. on the Go, n.d.
Filibuster: U.S.A., n.d.
Girdler's Way, n.d.
Waiting with Willkie, n.d.
Private Hicks, n.d.
Stop Those War Drums, n.d.
The Strike Breaker, n.d.
The Old and New Era, n.d.
What Price Coal, n.d.
Doing the Campaign Walk, n.d.
Return for Tomorrow, n.d.
Let the Soldiers Vote, n.d.
Jennie and Mr. Whiskers, n.d.
What is the Political Action Committee?, n.d.
Education Committee, 1935-1936
Education, General, 1957-1963
Expenses, 1948-1952
Farm Workers' Union, 1968-1969
Fay, John, Award, 1969
Fellowship Commission, 1949-1970
Handbills
Completed Products, ca. 1974
Components, c.a. 1974
Handbill Design, Stencils, ca. 1974
Hanley, Frank, 1948-1949
Health Care, 1968-1969
Hillman Foundation, 1949-1968
Hillman Lectures, 1950, 1969
Hirschberg, Adolf, 1935
Historical Facts, 1945, n.d.

Box 50

Homework, 1936
How to Use TV and Radio, 1975, n.d.
Hunger, 1968
Immigration, 1952
Imported Goods, 1960-1969
International Affairs, 1951
ICFTU, Women's Conference, 1953
International Trade, 1959
Italy and Italians, 1941-1955
Ivy Hall Manufacturing, 1975
Jobs Conference, 1974
Labor Center for Unemployment Information, 1979
Labor Legislation, 1947-1966, 1969 (3 folders)
Child Labor, 1960-1961
Labor Extension Service, 1946-1950
Landrum-Griffin Bill, 1960-1964
Wage, Hour Law, 1950-1970
Labor Party, 1975
Lamar, Elden, 1950
Legislative Conference, March 1968, May 1969 (2 folders)
Council, 1936
Legislative Representatives, 1967-1968
Mailing Lists, 1936, 1952, n.d. (3 folders)
Military Spending, 1967
Mimeographing, 1955, n.d.
Movies, 1936, 1960
Musmanno Biography, n.d.
News Distribution, 1936
Open Forum, 1936
Organization Aids, 1956-1968

Box 51

PA Security League, The OWL , 1935
Pioneer Youth, 1936
Posters, 1943
Post-War Planning, 1964
Poverty in Philadelphia, 1964
Public Education, 1963-1969, n.d.
Religion and Labor, 1945-1950
Retirees, 1960, 1969
Right-Wing Movements, 1960-1964
Roosevelt Memorials, 1945
Schedule, 1936
School District of Philadelphia, 1962-1969
Songs, 1936-1939
South Philadelphia Citizens Commission on Human Relations, 1965
Speeches, 1935-1950, n.d.
Stevens, J.P., 1979
Tax Reform, 1968-1969
Union Label, 1950-1962
Unions, 1936, 1955
United Nations Trip, 1954
United Steelworkers
Liberal Education, 1961
Men and Work (1) and (2), n.d. (2 folders)
Wage
Guaranteed Annual, 1953
Minimum, 1936, 1942, 1954-1955, 1959- 1960 (5 folders)
Pennsylvania, 1958
War Costs, 1936
Weinstein, Awards, 1950-1961
Women in Labor, 1962-1963, 1981
Women's Activities, 1936
Workers' Education Committee, 1936
Youth Employment, 1968

Box 52

Political Action Committee
General Correspondence, 1940-1953, n.d. (3 folders)
Campaign Literature, 1949-1952
Congressional Districts and Wards, 1946-1950
Dollar Drive, 1948-1950
Economic Outlook, 1945-1952 (2 folders)
Elections, General Information, 1968
Election Digest, 1934-1952
Election, Mayoral, 1951
Election Officers' Class, 1949
Election Results, November 1948, November 1949, November 1950 (3 folders)
Clippings, 1951-1968
Election Workers, Presidential, 1948
Election Workers, 1949-1951, 1953, 1956 (6 folders)
Expenditures, 1948-1950
Housing, 1950-1952
Humphrey for President, 1972
Legislative, Letter, 1949-1951
National Health Insurance, 1948-1950
Norwitch, Harry, 1950-1951

Box 53

Political Action of the Week, 1949, 1950-1953 (2 folders)
Primaries, Clippings, 1951
Registration Drive, 1948, 1950, 1952, n.d. (4 folders)
Registration Figures, 1941-1951
Women's Division, 1944-1946 (2 folders)
Newspaper Clippings, Notices, etc., 1944-1952

Box 54

Programs
ACWA Programs
General ACWA Programs, 1946-1961, n.d. (2 folders)
Instructor Training, 1939-1959
New Members, 1940-1952, 1955-1964, 1969, n.d. (4 folders)
Officers, c.a. 1950
Organizers. 1955, n.d.
ACTWU, 1977-1979 (2 folders)
Pre-Retirement Classes, 1960
Reading Materials, Lists, 1930-1961
Scholarships, 1960-1963
Weinstein, 1960-1961
Shop Chairmen, Class Materials, 1946, 1960-1963
Shop Stewards, Class Materials, 1946
Speakers Bureau, City of Philadelphia, 1954

Box 55

Training Institutes
General, 1954-1966
2nd Training Institute, 1950
5th Training Institute, 1953
6th Training Institute, 1954
8th Training Institute, 1956
10th Training Institute, 1958
11th Training Institute, 1959
12th Training Institute, July 1960
13th (A) Training Institute, July 1961
13th (B) Training Institute, July 1961
Outside Programs
General, 1932-1967, n.d. (5 folders)
Brookwood, Labor History, 1929-1934
CIO, Educational Programs, 1943- 1955
Cornell, Listen, 1968
GED High School, 1966
Higher Education, 1961-1970
Hudson Shore Labor School, 1946
ILGWU, Unemployment insurance, 1935, n.d.
Labor Education Association, 1954-1969
PA State College, 1945-1955, 1961-1963 (2 folders)
Ruskin College, 1949, 1954
Rutgers University, 1953-1957
UAW-CIO, 1942
University of Pennsylvania, n.d.

Series VII: Hillman Medical Center, 1946-(1951-1969)-1978

Box 56

By-Laws, 1947
Board of Trustees
Minutes, 1948-1973 (5 folders)
Reports, 1951-1966, 1970-1971 (2 folders)
Committee Meeting Minutes
Budget Investment, 1951-1968, 1971, 1972
Building Committee, 1967-1971
Executive, 1961
House, 1967-1969
Joint Advisory, 1967-1969
Lay Medical, 1951-1961
Research and Other Committees, 1962-1969
General Correspondence, 1946-1969, 1972-1978, n.d. (20 folders)

Box 57

Subject Files
Agreements, 1974
Dedication Dinner, 1952
Finances, 1946-1947, 1951-1966, 1968-1975, 1978 (26 folders)
Insurance, 1951-1953
Investments, 1961
Bank Proposals, 1963
Plant Innoculation, 1965
Recreation Center, 1956-1957
Remittances, 1957-1961
Retirees, 1967, 1974
Senior Citizens, 1970
Special Report, 1961
Statistical Reports, 1959-1975
Weinstein Geriatric Center, 1964, 1973-1974

Series VIII: Locals, 1916-1980

Box 58

Locals
General Information, n.d.
Shop Lists, 1951, 1963-1975
Local 56, Minutes, 1935-1936, 1950-1951 (2 folders)
Needle Workers Meetings, 1934
Benefits, Correspondence, 1944-(1955-1960)
Benefits Paid,1960, 1974
Retirement, 1954-1971 (2 folders) Vacation Fund, 1944-1969 (2 folders)
Wages, 1944
Local 88, Constitution and By-Laws, 1964
Local 110
Executive Board Minutes, 1927-1965 (7 folders)

Box 59

Membership Meeting Minutes, 1927-1930, 1933- 1965 (7 folders) Ball Committee Minutes, 1927-1948
Unemployment Relief Committee, 1939-1940
Other Committees, 1928-1947
Attendance, 1934-1966 (2 folders)
General Correspondence, 1934-1980 (3 folders)
Correspondence re: "THE ADVANCE", 1934-1935
Agreements, 1957-1961
Benefits, 1953-1978, 1980 (2 folders)

Box 60

Business Agents' Correspondence, 1934 -1936, 1939-1973 (16 folders)

Box 61

Dues Payment Lists, 1933-1936, 1965-1978 (4 folders)
Dues, Registered Letters, 1938-1953 (4 folders)
Elections, 1957-1975

Box 62

Jewish Family Service, 1966-1972
Medical Center, Minutes and Correspondence, 1960-1980
Membership Books, n.d. (4 folders)
National Labor Relations Board, 1965-1976
Political and Education Committee, 1969-1973
Production and Wages, 1939-1980, n.d. (3 folders)
Silver Jubilee, 1941-1942

Box 63

Local 122
Executive and Grievance Boards Minutes, 1930- 1934
Executive Board Minutes, 1940-1959 (2 folders)
Membership Meeting Minutes, 1930-1933, 1940- 1959 (2 folders)
General Correspondence, 1939-1958
Benefits, 1931-1960
Dues, 1941-1942
Elections, 1955-1958, 1973
Financial Records, 1930-1958
Production and Wages, 1932-1969
Publications, 1939-1948
Local 139
Minutes
Italian, 1924-1929
Italian and English, 1940-1951
General Correspondence, 1966-1970
Benefits, 1960
Dance Program, 1947
Election, 1965-1973
Production and Wages, 1963-1965, 1967-1969 (2 folders)

Box 64

Local 148
Executive Board Minutes, Yiddish, 1937 -1943, (2 folders)
Minutes, Yiddish, 1927-1945 (3 folders)
Membership Meeting Minutes and Executive Board Minutes, 1969
Benefits, 1960
Elections, 1973
"THE INTERNATIONAL", n.d.
Local 165
Membership Meeting Minutes, 1937-1939
Minutes, 1937-1969 (3 folders)
Benefits, 1960

Box 65

Local 341, Membership Books, 1944-1952
Local 352
Constitution and By-Laws, 1966
Audit Reports, 1940-1950
Benefits, 1960-1965
Insurance Fund, 1945-1966 (2 folders)
Retirement Fund, 1950-1962, 1965
Dinners, Show and Dance Program, 1939
Elections, 1973
Local 379, Minutes and Miscellaneous Materials, 1941-1948, 1973
Local 694
General Correspondence, 1937-1939
Financial Secretary's Cash Book, 1937-1939
Record of Members Enrolled, 1938-1939
Treasurer's Cash Book, 1938-1939
Local 746, Correspondence, Reports, Notes, 1953- 1965
Other Locals
Miscellaneous, 1940-1973
Notices, 1916-1921, n.d. (2 folders)

 

The finding aid for this collection is in 6 parts:

  • Part 1, Background and History, Scope and Content, Organization, and Series Descriptions
  • Part 2, Series I
  • Part 3, Series II - V
  • Part 4, Series VI - VIII
  • Part 5, Series IX - X
  • Part 6, Series X: Phonograph Records

 

For photographs formerly part of this collection, see the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, Philadelphia Joint Board Photograph Collection (PC-16).