San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
Primarily records related to Olson's tenure as President of BATU, Local 21, including office files, subject files, clippings, union newspapers, minutes, correspondence and files related to strikes, grievance and arbitration cases, pensions, health and welfare, and the mergers with the Newspaper Guild and CWA. Also includes material documenting the union's participation in politics and progressive political causes, trips to other countries, and healthcare reform for seniors
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
Consists of the files of Angi (Evangeline) Burgess, particularly as they relate to her service as shop steward and executive board member with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) District 9, and locals 9430 (San Francisco, California) and 9410 (Foster City, California), spanning the years 1973-2008
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
This collection contains papers, audio-visual materials, and artifacts produced and gathered by Paul K. Longmore which document his academic career and his advocacy for equal opportunities for people with disabilities. Records relate to Longmore’s research in U.S. colonial history and in disability studies, his professional work including his teaching positions at Stanford University and at San Francisco State University, his work with the SFSU Institute on Disability, and his activism on behalf of the disabled community. Records include correspondence, personal papers and financial records, writings, research files, administrative records, publications, photographs, audio-visual recordings and digital media, and artifacts/realia. Materials dates from 1951-2010
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
Consists of organizational records of the Secretary-Treasurer's office. Includes: minutes from meetings of the membership, stewards, executive board, and other committees; Business Agent files (including records related to Office Depot, port drivers and Watsonville Canning); subject files, including selected company related files (Fleming Foods, Lucky/Albertsons, Motor Cargo/Overnight, Pacific Motor Freight/Southern Pacific, Roadway, Yellow, Safeway/SDMI and Sealand); general files including legal documents from the Granny Goose and Bockman cases; election records; the National Master Freight Agreement; and Joint Council 7 supplemental material
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
Consists of records from the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 1240 (Chico, Calif.) and other predecessor locals, including Local 2043 and Local 156. Materials from locals 1254, 1495, 1599, 1970, and 1051 are also included. The bulk of the records consist of correspondence, minutes, membership records, financial records, administrative materials, and various publications, with a small amount of convention and training materials also included. Also included are materials from the Wood, Wire and Metal Lathers' International Union
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
Consists of materials related to Coleman's work as General Organizer and International Representative for the Iron Workers International Union. Includes weekly reports, correspondence, convention proceedings, and minutes for the District Council meetings, and contracts for locals 509 (Los Angeles), 624 (Fresno), 627 (San Diego), 790 (San Francisco, Oakland), 562 (Salt Lake City), 801 (Reno), and 803 (Honolulu), along with other District Council materials. Includes COPE, Shop Division, and Ironworkers conference materials, as well as ephemera, photographs, and publications produced by various locals of the International Association of Bridge, Structural and Ornamental Iron Workers. Artifacts consist of union memorabilia, including Coleman's collection of convention pins and badges
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
This collection documents the activities of the Plant Closures Project (PCP). Consists of organizational records dated from 1981 to 1991 , the bulk from 1982-1989, including budget, planning and reorganization documents, minutes, funding requests, reports, newsletters, impact statistics, steering committee leadership handbook, steering committee and advisory board members, and plant closure campaign records (Sierra Design, Rainbow Workers Cooperative, Delaval Foundry, Blue Cross). The collection also contains articles and various documents dated from 1983 to 2005 pertaining to the Full Employment movement, workers ownership, eminent domain, organizations addressing unemployment, the Unemployment Exchange Association, and the Busy Needle Workers Cooperative
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
Roll 1. Chronological list, Indexes, 1722-1883. -- Roll 2. Treaties 1-30. -- Roll 3. Treaties 31-60. -- Roll 4. Treaties 61-95. -- Roll 5. Treaties 96-143. -- Roll 6. Treaties 144-170. -- Roll 7. Treaties 171-196. -- Roll 8. Treaties 197-229. -- Roll 9. Treaties 230-252. -- Roll 10. Treaties 253-276. -- Roll 11. Treaties 277-300. -- Roll 12. Treaties 301-320. -- Roll 13. Treaties 321-338. -- Roll 14. Treaties 339-354. -- Roll 15. Treaties 355-363. -- Roll 16. Treaties 364-374
San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library
This collection contains the case files for over 4000 labor arbitrations and mediations heard by Sam Kagel, his son John Kagel, and others during the years 1949 to 1997. The cases involve unions and companies in the San Francisco Bay Area, California, and the West Coast primarily