Harold Ash Papers

Collection ID: 
Acc. 525, 537, 568, 805, 842, 851
Date: 
1933-1979
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COLLECTION OVERVIEW

The Harold Ash Papers are made up of six accessions donated to the Urban Archives, related to labor unions in the United States. Inventories for Accession 525 and 537 can be found below. No inventories are available for accessions 568, 805, 842, or 851.

Acc. 525, 1933-1979
INVENTORY


Box 1


Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers (1938-1953)

1 - Agreements (1939-1947)
2 - Bulletins (1943-1945)
3 - Constitution and By-Laws (1940-1946)
4 - 6 Conventions (1939-1949)
7 - Flyers & Leaflets (1939-1947)
8 - Government Hearings (1942-1953)
9 - 10 Organizational Notes (1944-1946)
11 - Post-War Planning (1945-1947)
12 - Publications (1938-1949)
13 - Releases (1945-1949)
14 - 15 Shipyard Worker (N. Eng. ed.) (1943-1945)
16 - Yardbird (1944)
17 - Miscellaneous Newspapers (1943-1945)

Box 2

Chemical Workers

1 - "Atomic Facts", (1952)
2 - Flyers & Leaflets (1952-1954)
3 - "Goodyear Atomic Worker" (1952-1954)
4 - Publications (1952-1961)
5 - Research Bulletins (1959-1961)

Oil Workers (1937-1960)

Building Service Employees

1 - Local 125 (Phila.) (1933-1961)
2 - Other Locals (1959-1960)

Telephone Workers

1 - Communications Workers of America (1947-1952)
2 - Telephone Workers Organizing Committee (1948-1949)
3 - FTWP (1961-1963)

United Steelworkers of America

1 - Flyers (1937-1960)
2 - Negotiations & Arbitration (1940-1961)
3 - Pamphlets (1938-1954)

Retail, Wholesale & Department Store Employees

1 - Local 117 (Phila.) (1937-1941)
2 - Other Locals & National Union, undated
Hosiery Workers (1933-1961)

Textile Workers

1 - Agreements (1941-1948)
2 - Pamphlets (1939-1962)
3 - Publicity (1941-1955)
4 - Research (1938)

Box 3

Int. Ladies Garment Workers' Union

1 - Flyers & Leaflets (1939-1971)
2 - Pamphlets (1934-1953)
3 - Proceedings (1944)

Amalgamated Clothing Workers

1 - Flyers (1949-1970)
2 - Publications (1938-1941)

Amalgamated Meat Cutters

1 - 4 Local 56 (Camden) 1941-1961)
5 - Proceedings 1948-1952)
6 - Pamphlets (1941-1958)

United Paper Workers

1 - Flyers (1938-1941)
2 - Philadelphia (1938-1939)
3 - Proceedings (1947-1955)

United Chocolate Workers (1938-1939)

Stone & Allied Workers' Union (1952-1955)

Toy Worker (1940)

Pulp, Sulphite & Paper Mill Workers (1939-1940)

Box 4

United Railroad Workers

1 - Agreements (1946-1949)
2 - 4 CIO News (Railroad ed.) (1947-1954)
5 - Flyers (1946-1955)
6 - Pamphlets (1937-1962)

Office Employees (UOPWA)

1 - 2 Conventions (1942-1948)
3 Pamphlets (1945-1948)

Insurance Workers

1 - Convention (1955)
2 - Executive Reports (1955-1956)
3 - Flyers (1940-1955)
4 - Newsletter (1950-1956)
5 - Pamphlets (1942-1955)

American Newspaper Guild

1 - Conventions (1943-1947)
2 - Guild Reporter (1946-1947)
3 - Manuals (1944-1948)
4 - Other Locals (1946-1974)
5 - 7 Philadelphia Local (1939-1953)
8 - Programs (1946-1948)
9 - Publications (1938-1947)

Box 5

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (1962-1979)

Box 6

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (1962-1979)

Box 7

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (1962-1979)

Box 8

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers (1962-1979)

Box 9

United Auto Workers

1 - Agreements (1938-1939)
2 - Flyers (1939-1961)
3 - 4 Pamphlets (1941-1961)

United Electrical Workers (1940-1949)

International Union of Electrical Workers (1950-1961)

Farm Equipment Workers (1946-1949)

Fur & Leather Workers (1945-1955)

Furniture Workers (1938-1957)

International Longshormen & Warehousemen (1945-1959)

National Maritime Union (1939-1946)

Packinghouse Workers (1949-1950)

United Rubber Workers (1938-1953)

Transport Workers (1939-1950)

Utility Workers Union (1948-1952)

United Mine Workers (1940-1963)

American Federation of Musicians (1948-1950)

Bakery & Confectionary Workers (1930-1951)

Hotel & Restaurant Workers (1939-1952)

Printing Trades (1939-1961)

Retail Clerks (1940-1969)

Teamsters (1945-1963)

Box 10

AFSCME

Government and Civic Employees

1 - Conventions (1950-1953)
2 - Flyers (1945-1961)
3 - Journal (1952-1956)

United Public Workers (1949)

Barbers (1943)

Building Trades (1938-1955)

Construction Craftsmen (1962-1966)

Brewery Workers (1936-1947)

IAM (1952-1962)

Cannery, Agricultural & Packinghouse Workers (1938)

Seamen's International Union (1960)

Glass Workers (1937-1938)

Industrial Union Department (1955-1965)

State & City Federations

1 - Alabama (1946)
2 - California (1946-1956)
3 - Florida (1938)
4 - Iowa (1962)
5 - New Jersey (1945-1957)
6 - New York (1941-1960)
7 - Ohio (1944-1949)
8 - Pennsylvania (1943-1963)
9 - Wisconsin (1948)

International Labor Press Assn. (1960-1962)

NTULC (1961-1974)

JLC (1961-1970)

Laundry Workers' Union (1955)

Sheep Shearers' Union (1952-1960)

American Radio Assn. (1952-1960)

United Farm Workers

Labor Education (1937-1967)

American Labor Party (1943)

Socialist & Labor Flyers (Phila.) (1937-1941)

Box 11

Harold Ash - Correspondence & Memos

1 - 1930s
2 - 3 1940s
4 - 1950s
5 - 1960s & 1970s

AFL-CIO and Miscellaneous Flyers & Pamphlets

Box 12

AFL-CIO and Miscellaneous Flyers & Pamphlets


Acc. 537, 1939-1976
INVENTORY

Box 1

Albany Public School Teachers's Association
Allentown Federation of Teachers
American Association of University Professors
American Civil Liberties Union
Antelope Valley Federation of Teachers (Lancaster, PA)
Association of American Colleges
Association of Catholic Teachers
Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties
Bensalem Federation of Teachers
Bensalem Township Education Association
Bethel Park Federation of Teachers
Bethlehem Federation of Teachers
Boston Federation of Teachers
Braddock Federation of Teachers
Brownsville Education Association
Bucks County Community College Federation of Teachers
California Federation of Teachers
Carlynton Federation of Teachers
Chicago Teachers Union
Cinnaminson Township School Board
City Teachers Association of New York
Cleveland Teachers Union
Colorado Federation of Teachers
Community College of Allegheny County Federation of Teachers
Connecticut Federation of Teachers
Contra Costa Federation of Teachers
Cook County College Teachers Union
Council Rock Teachers Union
Denver Federation of Teachers
Detroit Federation of Teachers (1961-1964)
Detroit Federation of Teachers (1964-1967)

Box 2

The Detroit Teacher (DFT Newspaper) (11/62 - 6/64)
The Detroit Teacher (DFT Newspaper) (10/64 - 9/76)
East Michigan University Federation of Teachers
East St. Louis Federation of Teachers
Ecorse (Michigan) Federation of Teachers
Federation of State, Cultural and Educational Professionals
Flint Federation of Teachers
Florida Education Association/United
Florida Federation of Teachers
Fox Chapel Area Teachers Union
Georgia Federation of Teachers
Hartford Federation of Teachers
Hathorne Federation of Teachers
Hawaii Federation of Teachers
Idaho Federation of Teachers
Illinois Federation of Teachers
Indiana University School of Education - Studies of Negotiated Agreements
International Federation of Free Teachers Unions
Kansas City Federation of Teachers
Latrobe Federation of Teachers
Los Angeles Federation of Teachers
Louisiana Federation of Teachers
Massachusetts Federation of Teachers
Michigan Federation of Teachers
Millcreek Education Association
Milwaukee Teachers Union
Minnesota Federation of Teachers
Moore College of Art Federation of Teachers
National Catholic Education Association
National Education Association
National Faculty Association
National School Boards Association

Box 3

Neshaminy Federation of Teachers
Newark Teachers Union
New Jersey Lay Faculty Association
New Jersey State Federation of Teachers
New York State United Teachers
Northampton County Area Community College Federation of Teachers
North Carolina Federation of Teachers
Ohio Federation of Teachers
Oklahoma City Federation of Teachers
Orange County Federation of Teachers
Orange (New Jersey) Education Association
Oregon Federation of Teachers
Parkway West Federation of Teachers
Pennsylvania College of Optometry Federation of Teachers
Pennsylvania Federation of Teachers
Pennsylvania State Education Association
Petaluma (California) Federation of Teachers
Philadelphia Community College Teachers Union
Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers
Pittsburgh Teachers Education Association

Box 4

Portland Federation of Teachers
Pottsgrove Federation of Teachers
Province Teachers Union
Reading Area Community College Faculty Association
Rhode Island Federation of Teachers
Robert Morris College Federation of Teachers
Robbinsdale Federation of Teachers
Rock Island Federation of Teachers
San Diego Federation of Teachers
San Francisco Federation of Teachers
Santa Barbara Federation of Teachers
Scranton Federation of Teachers
Springfield Federation of Teachers
St. Louis College District Federation of Teachers
St. Louis Teachers Union
St. Paul Federation of Teachers
Tallahassee Federation of Teachers
Taylor Township Federation of Teachers
Temple University AAUP/AFT
Temple University -- Woodhaven
Texas Federation of Teachers
Toledo Federation of Teachers
Trenton Federation of Teachers
Union Teacher Press Association
United Faculty of Florida
United Federation of College Teachers
United Teachers of Dade (Florida)
University of Delaware Federation of Teachers
University of Pennsylvania Federation of Teachers
University of Pittsburgh AAUP Chapter
University of Vermont Federation of Teachers
Valencia Federation of Teachers
Van Dyke Federation of Teachers
Villanova University AAUP/AFT
Washington D.C. Teachers Union
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Waukegan Federation of Teachers
Wayne State University Federation of Teachers
Western Montgomery County (PA) Vocational-Technical Teachers Association
West Suburban Teachers Union (Illinois)
Wisconsin Federation of Teachers
Woonsocket Teachers Guild (Rhode Island)
Yonkers Federation of Teachers

Box 5

American Federation of Teachers (National)

Box 6

Philadelphia Federation of Teachers

Box 7

United Federation of Teachers (New York City)

Box 8

Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America
Amalgamated Food and Allied Workers Union
American Arbitration Association
American Federation of Government Employees
American Federation of Hosiery Workers
American Federation of Labor
American Federation of Labor -- Congress of Industrial Organizations
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
American Newspaper Guild
Articles
Building Service Employees International Union
Citizens Committee for Equal Justice for Public Employees
Communications Workers of America
Conference on Economic Progress
Congress of Industrial Organizations
Correspondence
Delaware State Legislature
Department of Health, Education and Welfare
Department of Labor
Federal Government Documents and Forms
Federal Register
Hotel Restaurant Employees and Bartenders International Union
Insurance and Allied Workers
International Allied Printing Trades Association
International Brotherhood of Bookbinders

Box 9

League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania
Michigan State University School of Labor and Industrial Relations
National Committee of Defend Academic Freedom at St. John's University
New York AFL-CIO
Ohio C.I.O. Council
Paper Workers Organizing Committee
Pennsylvania AFL-CIO
Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
Pennsylvania Human Relations Council
Pennsylvania Industrial Union Council
Pennsylvania Social Services Union
Pennsylvania State Board/Department of Education
Pennsylvania State Governor and Legislature
People's Committee for Peace and Justice -- Trade Union Committee
Philadelphia Board of Public Education
Philadelphia Rank and File Committee for Trade Union Action and Democracy
Philadelphia Window Cleaners and Maintenance Union
Railroad Retirement Board (Chicago)
School District of Philadelphia
Service and Hospital Employees Union
Service Employees International Union
Shipbuilders and Marine Engineers Union
St. Louis Newspaper Guild
Student Mobilization Committee -- Labor
Telephone and Telegraph Workers
Temple Clerical Union
Temple University
Textile Workers Union of America
Transport Workers Union
United Automobile, Aircraft and Agricultural Implement Workers of America
United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers
United Farm Workers
United Furniture Workers of America
United Rubber, Cork, Linoleum and Plastic Workers of America
United States Commission on Civil Rights
United Steelworkers of America
Workers Alliance of New Jersey
Workers Education Local 189, AFT
Proceedings of the Fifth National Convention, National Maritime Union of America
Report of Proceedings Seventh Biennial Convention, Transport Workers Union of America
Report of Proceedings Sixth Biennial Convention, Transport Workers Union of America
Fifth-eight Coal Report of Illinois, 1939, Department of Mines and Minerals
Fifty-ninth Coal Report of Illinois, 1940, Department of Mines and Minerals
Sixty-third Coal Report of Illinois, 1944, Department of Mines and Minerals