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International Molders and Allied Workers Union, Local 1 (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records

Collection ID

SCRC 258

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Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection Summary

Title
International Molders and Allied Workers Union, Local 1 (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records

Dates
1859-1980 (bulk 1960-1970)

Collection ID
SCRC 258

Creator
International Molders and Allied Workers Union. Local 1 (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Quantity
2 linear feet (2 boxes)

Repository
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Language
Materials in English.

Detailed Collection Information

Historical Note

The Iron Molders' Union was established in 1859 and held its first convention in Philadelphia on July 5. The union was initially comprised of a federation of existing organizations. The union later changed its name to the International Molders and Allied Workers Union. In 1988, the Molders and Allied Workers merged with the Glass, Pottery, Plastics and Allied Workers International Union (GPPA) to form the Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics and Allied Workers International Union (GMP).

Description of Collection

Collection includes bylaws and articles of incorporation, correspondence, documents from various companies listing their dues-paying members, pamphlets and publications, and other materials.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is arranged by type of material and then alphabetically.

Patron Information

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: [URL]

Research Access

Collection is open for research.

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Publication and Copyright Information

The International Molders and Allied Workers Union, Local 1 (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records are in custody of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], International Molders and Allied Workers Union, Local 1 (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records, SCRC 258, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Placed on deposit by Robert J. Luckenbill, President, 1981.            

Processing Information

Collection processed by Fiona Riso, Student Worker, and finding aid prepared by Fiona Riso and Katy Rawdon, Coordinator of Technical Services, in February 2017.

           

Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:


Corporate Names:
International Molders and Allied Workers Union. Local 1 (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Subjects:
Labor -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Labor unions -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Trade Unions -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

Places:
Philadelphia (Pa.)

Material Types:
Administrative records

Articles of incorporation
Bylaws (administrative records)
Correspondence
Financial records
Legal documents
Manuscripts
Membership lists
Minutes
Pamphlets
Periodicals
Publications
Reports

Inventory

1          1          By-laws of Local No. 1          undated

1          2          IMAW Union constitution and rules of order          1980

1          3          National Convention of Iron Molders: constitution and by-laws (William H. Sylvis)          July 1859

1          4          History of Founder: William H. Sylvis pamphlet          undated

1          5          Chesapeake Penn., Jersey Conference Board meeting minutes          1964

1          6          East PA Conference Board financial report and minutes          April 1962-March 1963

1          7           East PA Conference Board meeting minutes          May 2, 1965

1          8          “Memorandum in Regard to Amendments to Workmen’s Compensation Act and Occupational Disease Act”          undated

1          9          Brown Foundry Co. correspondence          1960-1964

1          10          Chambers Brothers Co. correspondence          1963

1          11          Dodge Steel Company correspondence          1958-1966

1          12          Dodge Steel Company correspondence          1958-1966

1          13          Dodge Steel Company correspondence          1963-1968

1          14          Dodge Steel Company correspondence          1963-1968

1          15          Dodge Steel Company correspondence          1958-1966

1          16          East Non-Ferrous Foundry correspondence          1966

1          17          Globe Foundries correspondence          1960-1965

1          18          Godfrey Roller Co. correspondence           1963-1969

1          19          H.G. Enderlein Co. correspondence          1961

1          20          H.G. Enderlein Co. correspondence          1964

1          21          H.S. Getty and Co. correspondence          1961-1966

1          22          IMAWU correspondence          1961-1967

1          23          McNulty Corp. correspondence          1967

1          24          National Labor Relations Board correspondence          1964-1966

1          25          Northern Bronze Co. correspondence          1964

1          26          Rumac Division correspondence          1966-1967

1          27          Stoner and Associates correspondence          1965-1969

1          28          Stoner and Associates correspondence          1965-1969

1          29          Stoner and Associates correspondence          1967

1          30          Welsbach Co. correspondence          1967

1          31          Wilderman, Markowitz, and Kirschner correspondence          1966

1          32          Misc. correspondence          1966-1968

1          33          Agreements          1962-1969

1          34          Agreements          1962-1968

1          35          Bonair grievance report          1967

1          36          Hippel grievance report          1962

1          37          Labor agreement terminations          1967

1          38          Apprentice data          1950-1969

1          39          Apprenticeship records          1951-1963

1          40          Suspended members          1960-1969

2          1          Acme Brass & Bronze Foundry dues records          1966-1970

2          2          Atlas Bronze Co. dues records          1963-1970

2          3          Bonair Foundry Co. dues records          1966-1970

2          4          Burke Boiler dues records          1966-1969

2          5          Chambers Brothers Co. dues records          1965-1966

2          6          Dodge Steel Co. dues records          1969-1970

2          7          Eastern Non-Ferrous Foundries Inc. dues records          1966-1970

2          8          Godfrey Roller Co. dues records and receipts          1966-1971

2          9          H.G. Enderlein Co. dues records          1961-1965

2          10          H.G. Enderlein Co. dues records          1966-1970

2          11          John P. Kelly Inc. dues records and receipts          1968-1971

2          12          M.L. Kirn and Bro., Inc. dues records          1966-1968

2          13          Navy Yard dues records          1969-1971

2          14          Northern Bronze Corporation dues records          1967-1970

2          15          Perseverance Iron Foundry, Inc. dues records          1966-1970

2          16          Rolle Aluminum Co. dues records          1966-1970

2          17          Welsbach Co. dues records          1966-1967

2          18          West Phila. Bronze Co. dues records          1966-1970

2          19          Miscellaneous dues records          1966-1970

2          20          “Check-Off Mousley” handwritten note          undated

2          21          Blue Cross/Blue Shield insurance plans pamphlets          1957-1958

2          22          Chesapeake Penn. Jersey Conference Board pension plan          1965

2          23          Foundry occupations occupational outlook report          1960

2          24          Foundry wage comparison and analysis of contracts          1962

2          25          Gray Iron Foundries wage structure report          April-June 1959

2          26          IMAWU Journal: “Our 37th Convention” booklet          November 1980

2          27          National Labor Relations Board: labor organization pamphlets          1939-1958

2          28          Postal zone directory pamphlet          1957

2          29          Regulations for foundries pamphlet          1959

2          30          Union quarterly reports          1966-1968

2          31          Welfare program pamphlets          1958-1962