Guide to the Local 1199 Bread and Roses Cultural Project Audio-Visual Materials

Collection Number: 5929 AV

Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives
Martin P. Catherwood Library
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Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
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Compiled by:
Kheel Staff, July 12, 2012
EAD encoding:
Randall Miles, March 24, 2016

© 2016 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Local 1199 Bread and Roses Cultural Project Audio-Visual Materials, 1955-1996
Collection Number:
5929 AV
Creator:
National Union of Hospital and Nursing Home Employees (NUHHCE);
Local 1199 Drug and Hospital Union
Quantity:
12.5 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records, audio-visual materials.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Primarily a video collection, this includes news footage, film of working conditions and strikes, documentary film about the Bread and Roses Cultural Project, film from several versions of the stage production "Take Care", healthcare crisis, AIDS, and May Day and Labor Day celebrations, among others.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Primarily a video collection, this includes news footage, film of working conditions and strikes, documentary film about the Bread and Roses Cultural Project, film from several versions of the stage production "Take Care", healthcare crisis, AIDS, and May Day and Labor Day celebrations, among others.

SUBJECTS

Names:
National Union of Hospital and Nursing Home Employees.
National Union of Hospital and Nursing Home Employees. Local 1199 Drug & Hospital Union (New York, N.Y.)
Bread and Roses Cultural Project.

Subjects:
Labor unions -- Health facilities -- United States.

Form and Genre Terms:
Records.
Audiovisual materials.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Access to the collections in the Kheel Center is restricted. Please contact a reference archivist for access to these materials.
Restrictions on Use:
This collection must be used in keeping with the Kheel Center Information Sheet and Procedures for Document Use.
Cite As:
Local 1199 Bread and Roses Cultural Project Audio-Visual Materials #5929 AV. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5929: Local 1199 Bread and Roses Cultural Project Records
5929 MB: Local 1199 Bread and Roses Cultural Project Memorabilia
5929 P: Local 1199 Bread and Roses Cultural Project Photographs

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
1982
Convention tape Nov '82 - Puerto Rican Hospital Workers
Box 2 Item 1
Bread and Roses
Box 2 Item 2
Spanish version
Unlabeled
Box 2 Item 3
Bread and Roses / Produced by '1199'
Box 2 Item 4
Unlabeled
Box 2 Item 5
The 1199 Story
Box 2 Item 6
1980
Edited Highlights of Bread and Roses -- 6/25/1980
Box 2 Item 7
Bread and Roses - 1199 -- Excerpts Edit
Box 2 Item 8
MASTER
Bread and Roses / Produced by '1199'
Box 2 Item 9
1979
Year of the Child Spot / NBC/Channel 4 News - Friday, Feb. 2, 1979
Box 2 Item 10
Working American Public Service Spot with Joan Mondale
Box 2 Item 11
Dub
Like a Beautiful Child : A Bread and Roses Video / Produced by Moe Foner
Box 2 Item 12
1993
Restoring Employees Rights is Good for America
Box 2 Item 13
Bill Moyers' Journal
Box 2 Item 14
1199 Health Care Industry Class
Box 3 Item 1
dub #1
Patient Care - Edit #2 / District 1199
Box 3 Item 2
dub
1979
Patient Care conference - Workshop II Ramon
Box 3 Item 3
dub of tape #5 -- Dec. 1, 1979
1199 Health Care Industry Class
Box 3 Item 4
dub #2
Take Care, Take Care / performance at Long Island Jewish Medical Center during strike
Box 3 Item 5
1979
NC4SEGS - Hospital Show -- 3/6/1979
Box 3 Item 6
dub
1979
Patient Care Edit / Tom Clancy at 12/1/1979 Conference / Bread and Roses District 1199
Box 3 Item 7
1982
Apple Polishers - Channel 9 -- Take Care, Take Care -- April 1982
Box 3 Item 8
Now it's my time / Union 1199 Retirement Program
Box 3 Item 9
Patient Care Conference
Box 3 Item 10
Final Cut -- dub #1
City Edition : Ossie Davis
Box 3 Item 11
1979
Allentuck/Rosenblum Productions -- Their Life's Sweat -- 10/20/1979
Box 3 Item 12
1979
Allentuck/Rosenblum Productions -- Their Life's Sweat -- 10/30/1979
Box 3 Item 13
1982
LIJ Bread and Roses
Box 4 Item 1
tape 2 -- 3/23/1982
1982
LIJ Bread and Roses
Box 4 Item 2
tape 4 -- 3/23/1982
1982
LIJ Bread and Roses
Box 4 Item 3
tape 1 -- 3/23/1982
1982
LIJ - Bread and Roses
Box 4 Item 4
tape 5 - 3/23/1982
1982
LIJ - Bread and Roses
Box 4 Item 5
tape 3 -- 3/23/1982
Big Apple Minute - Images of Labor
Box 4 Item 6
1982
League Contract - 7/1982
Box 4 Item 7
1983
Capitol Protest -- 2/8/1983
Box 4 Item 8
Bless This House & Mimi Smith
Box 4 Item 9
From Straight Talk
Box 4 Item 10
1979
1199 Celebrates Labor Day -- 9/3/1979
Box 4 Item 11
1982
Apple Polishers - Channel 9 -- Take Care, Take Care , April 1982
Box 4 Item 12
1981
Images of Labor - August 26, 1981 for Bruce Allen
Box 4 Item 13
Channel 13
Woman to Woman / Bread and Roses
Box 4 Item 14
dub
1984
Disarming Art the contemporary Art Center -- Sept. 1984
Box 4 Item 15
1990
Sonia Friedman Show - Jan. 1990
Box 5 Item 1
Home care: a costly bargain
Box 5 Item 2
1982
St. Barnabas Strike -- Sept. 1982
Box 5 Item 3
1984
Henry Nicholas Interview - Channel 7 Newsline -- 11/7/1984
Box 5 Item 4
1984
1199 News Excerpts for Moe Foner
Box 5 Item 5
Ruby and Ossie Davis - Crazy Hattie Enters the Ice Age
Box 5 Item 6
H83 - United Prof, Madison, Wi
Box 5 Item 7
1985
Dept. of Labor orders new election for 1199 Officers -- 7/30/1985
Box 5 Item 8
1983
Phil Donahue Show -- 1/21/1983
Box 5 Item 9
1985
Sunday, January 13, 1985, Channel 7 News ; Sunday, January 13, 1985, Channel 5 News
Box 5 Item 10
1987
Brookdale RN Work stoppage 3/16/1987
Box 5 Item 11
ch.4, ch.7, Ch. 11
1983
District 99C -- 3/3/1983
Box 5 Item 12
Press Conference
Box 6 Item 1
Health Care for all New York
Box 6 Item 2
1199 - the history of a fighting union
Box 6 Item 3
1990
Labor Day Parade-Local 1199 -- Channel 2 News / WCBS-TV/New York, September 3, 1990
Box 6 Item 4
1989
Documentary on Local 1199, Channel 2: the People - 12/21/1989
Box 6 Item 5
1989
Take Care 3 ; Today / NBC-TV/Network, May 30, 1989
Box 6 Item 6
1989
Dennis Rivera-1199 / Face to Face with John Cardinal O'Connor // WCBS-TV/New York, October 1, 1989
Box 6 Item 7
1989
Health Care Crisis: We're Fighting - April 11, 1989
Box 6 Item 8
1996
Women of Hope: Latinas Abriendo Camino
Box 6 Item 9
1989
Dennis Rivera-President -- News 4, New York / WNBC-TV/New York, October 4, 1989
Box 6 Item 10
1990
On the Move : Victory for Local 1199 -- May 1990
Box 6 Item 11
1990
May Day, 5/4/1990
Box 6 Item 12
1990
Local 1199 Hospital Workers, Visiones / WNBC-TV/New York -- January 28, 1990
Box 6 Item 13
1989
Local 1199 and Hospital Negotiation -- News 4 New York // WNBC-TV/New York -- October 4, 1989
Box 6 Item 14
1989
Hilton/Sucherman -- Face to Face with Cardinal John O'Connor -- 9/21/1989
Box 6 Item 15
Show #29
Hospital Revue : Pt. I / Interviews with workers closeups
Box 7 Item 1
Hospital Revue: Pt. II / Workshop interviews
Box 7 Item 2
1199 Albany Demonstration
Box 7 Item 3
1989
Take Care III / NBC-TV "Today Show" - 5/30/1989
Box 7 Item 4
tape 1 of 2
1989
Take Care III / NBC-TV "Today" Show - 5/30/1989
Box 7 Item 5
tape 2 of 2
1987
Local 1199 Election - News Four New York / WNBC-TV/NY -- November 15, 1987
Box 7 Item 6
Take Care
Box 7 Item 7
dub/rough cut
1984
Hospital Workers -- 8/28/1984
Box 7 Item 8
dub
1985
Eyewitness News - 1/9/1985
Box 7 Item 9
dub of Local 1199
1989
Take Care - 6/25/1989
Box 7 Item 10
1988
Home Care Workers / News 4 New York / WNBC-TV/New York -- March 10, 1988
Box 7 Item 11
Dennis Rivera "Visiones" / Host: Rafael PiRoman
Box 8 Item 1
1996
Women of Hope: Latinas Abriendo Camino
Box 8 Item 2
1992
Bread and Roses - Invisible no more -- 6/23/1992
Box 8 Item 3
English Only
1199 RNs on the Front Line
Box 8 Item 4
Dennis Rivera footage from Profiles: Two Latin Activists
Box 8 Item 5
1990
On the Move Victory for Local 1199 -- May 1990
Box 8 Item 6
Bread and Roses
Box 8 Item 7
sound only [ Odetta Roberts found in a gallery]
1199 RNs on the Front Line
Box 8 Item 8
1199 RNs on the Front Line
Box 8 Item 9
1992
Best Talk - Dennis Rivera -- 3/19/1992
Box 8 Item 10
1990
Dennis Rivera Visiones -- 1990 / Two Latin Activists
Box 8 Item 11
1992
Tiempo - 3/13/1992
Box 8 Item 12
Image of Labor
Box 8 Item 13
1982
Working Edit - 1199 Strike at L.I.J. Hospitals - 3/1982
Box 8 Item 14
produced for On Line
1980
Labor News - Labor Day Street Fair -- 9/1/1980
Box 8 Item 15
Old Drug Div.
Box 9 Item 1
1976
Count Down to a Contract -- League Film 1976 Strike
Box 9 Item 2
1986
1199 Delegate Assembly -- tape 4 -- 8/26/1986
Box 9 Item 3
1986
1199 Delegate Assembly -- tape 6 -- 8/26/1986
Box 9 Item 4
1986
1199 Delegate Assembly -- tape 1 -- 8/26/1986
Box 9 Item 5
1986
1199 Delegate Assembly -- tape 2 -- 8/26/1986
Box 9 Item 6
1986
1199 Delegate Assembly -- tape 5 -- 8/26/1986
Box 9 Item 7
1986
1199 Delegate Assembly -- tape 3 -- 8/26/1986
Box 9 Item 8
Helping To Care
Box 10
Helping to Care
Box 10 Item 1
Bread and Roses -- #4
Box 10 Item 2
3" Film
1976
League / CBS -- 1976 -- #1
Box 10 Item 3
I Am Somebody / Bread and Roses
Box 10 Item 4
Hospital Strike / Bread and Roses
Box 10 Item 5
I Am Somebody / Bread and Roses
Box 10 Item 6
property of District 1199
Testimony : Justice vs. J.P. Stevens
Box 10 Item 7
Harold Mayer Productions
Like a Beautiful Child
Box 10 Item 8
Beautiful Child
Box 10 Item 9
Bread and Roses #4
Box 10
League / CBS 1976
Box 10
I Am Somebody
Box 10
Hospital Strike
Box 10
I Am Somebody
Box 10
Testimony: Justice vs. J.P. Stevens
Box 10
Like a Beautiful Child
Box 10
Beautiful Child
Box 10
Unlabeled
Box 11 Item 1
not in box at this time
M.L. King / 1199
Box 11 Item 2
1981
District 1199, Hospital Workers Union -- 7/16/1981
Box 11 Item 3
1976
District 1199, National Hospital Union -- 6/4/1976
Box 11 Item 4
District 1199 and Martin Luther King
Box 11 Item 5
Coretta Key -- 1970
Box 11 Item 6
1976
District 1199, National Hospital Union -- 6/29/1976
Box 11 Item 7
1976
District 1199, National Hospital Union -- 6/16/1976
Box 11 Item 8
1955
Commercial on John Vandercook CIO radio program. July 28, 1955 / Local 1199 Teen Time Program
Box 11 Item 9
WABC - Jan. 17, 1955, Broadcast re. Rivera
Box 11 Item 10
Local 1199 - Dr. King Spot
Box 11 Item 11
Martin Luther King
Box 11 Item 12
Elliot Godoff Reading -- Tape #3
Box 11 Item 13
Rubossie
Box 11 Item 14
Rubossie / Bread and Roses
Box 11 Item 15
Martin Dubin
Box 11 Item 16
Leon Davis to Hospital Workers 1959 or 1962
Box 11 Item 17
Leon Davis -- #1 - July 22nd Meeting (1959?)
Box 11 Item 18
The Insurgents: Open Program
Box 11 Item 19
1957
Labor Day Interview Alma JohnLabor Day 1957
Box 11 Item 20
Elliot Godoff Reading - Tape #1
Box 11 Item 21
M.L. King at Hunter
Box 11 Item 22
Godoff Memorial -- Reel 2
Box 11 Item 23
Leon Davis to Drugstore Members
Box 11 Item 24
1955
Homemakers Club -- 4/10/1955
Box 11 Item 25
You Have to Pay : A documentary about the Beth-El Hospital Worker's Strike
Box 11 Item 26
Godoff Memorial -- Headed and Tail
Box 11 Item 27
Elliot Godoff Reading -- tape #2
Box 11 Item 28
Godoff Memorial -- Reel 2
Box 11 Item 29
Detroit Model, BMJ, Ford Assembly Plant
Box 12 Item 1
dub
Bread and Roses / Sam Levison -- tape 1
Box 12 Item 2
Bread and Roses / Leon Davis -- tape #4 Interview at home
Box 12 Item 3
Detroit Model - BMJ, Ford Assemble Plant
Box 12 Item 4
dub
Detroit Model, BMJ, Richard at home
Box 12 Item 5
Bread and Roses / Sam Levinson - L.I.J. - tape 1
Box 12 Item 6
Bread and Roses / Stanley Levison
Box 12 Item 7
Detroit Model, BMJ, Ford Assembly
Box 12 Item 8
Bread and Roses / Leon Davis Interview at home -- tape 1
Box 12 Item 9
Take Care - 2
Box 12 Item 10
Take Care -- 1
Box 12 Item 11
1965
Mrs. Coretta Scott King -- March 9, 1965
Box 12 Item 12
I Am Somebody
Box 12 Item 13
Take Care -- 3
Box 12 Item 14
1980
District 1199 / Bread and Roses Too -- 5/23/1980
Box 12 Item 15
1969
Salute to Freedom -- March 9, 1969
Box 12 Item 16
1969
Mrs. Coretta Scott King -- March 9, 1969
Box 12 Item 17
1969
Mrs. Coretta Scott King -- 3/9/1969
Box 12 Item 18
Local 1199
Box 12 Item 19
Spanish and English spots
1981
District 1199, Hospital Workers Union -- 7/6/1981
Box 12 Item 20
M.L. King
Box 12 Item 21
District 1199 and Martin Luter King
Box 12 Item 22
for Tuomey Hospital and St. Rafael's Hospital
Unlabeled
Box 12 Item 23
Unlabeled
Box 12 Item 24
Unlabeled
Box 12 Item 25
Irwin Corey at the 5 Spot
Box 12 Item 26
1985
Like It Is / Sunday, January 13, 1985
Box 13 Item 1
Hospital Union Election -- WNBC-TV, News, January 13, Sunday
Box 13 Item 2
Violence at Local 1199
Box 13 Item 3
Bread and Roses / Leon Davis in Office -- tape 1
Box 13 Item 4
Bread and Roses / Leon Davis -- tape 4
Box 13 Item 5
Bread and Roses / Sam Levinson -- tape 3
Box 13 Item 6
Bread + Roses Sam Levinson LIJM Tape #2
Box 13 Item 7
#93
Bread + Roses - S. Levinson at W.P., L.I.J.H. Tape #5
Box 13 Item 8
#17
Bread + Roses S. Levinson Tape #3
Box 13 Item 9
#15
Bread + Roses - S. Levinson Memorial Tape #5
Box 13 Item 10
Bread + Roses S. Levinson Memorial Tape#2
Box 13 Item 11
Bread + Roses S. Levinson Memorial Tape #1
Box 13 Item 12
#139
Oral History Workshop June 23
Box 14 Item 1
Labor Day Street Fair Tape #2
Box 14 Item 2
#93
Bread + Roses S. Levinson Memorial Tape #3
Box 14 Item 3
#141
Bread + Roses -S. Levinson Tape #4
Box 14 Item 4
#21
Bread + Roses S. Levinson at LIJH Tape #4
Box 14 Item 5
#16