Guide to the Local 1199 Biography files

Collection Number: 6281m

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

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Compiled by:
R. Miles, October 31, 2013
EAD encoding:
Randall Miles, August 06, 2015

© 2015 Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Local 1199 Biography files, 2009-2009
Collection Number:
6281m
Creator:
Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU) Local 1199 Drug and Hospital Employees Union
Quantity:
1 file folder.
Forms of Material:
Biography.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
New York Times obituary for Jesse Olson, January 26, 2009.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Jesse Olson was born in 1924 in New York City. He was former vice presdient of 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East. He joined the staff of the union in 1959 and retired in 1984. He passed away in 2009.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

This collection consists of an obituary for Jesse Olson, printed out from the New York Times website. The obituary was published on January 26, 2009.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Olson, Jesse
National Union of Hospital and Nursing Home Employees. Local 1199 Drug & Hospital Union (New York, N.Y.)
Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union.
Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union. Local 1199 Drug and Hospital Employees Union (New York, N.Y.)
Service Employees International Union. District 1199 (Rochester, N.Y.)

Subjects:
Health facilities--Employees--Labor unions--New York (State)--Rochester.
Hospitals--Staff--Labor unions--New York (State)--Rochester.

Form and Genre Terms:
Biography.


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Restrictions on Use:
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Cite As:
Local 1199 Biography files #6281m. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
2009
Obituary for Jesse Olson
Box 1
From the New York Times, January 26, 2009.