Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company Arbitration Files

Collection Number: 5106

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company Arbitration Files, 1949
Collection Number:
5106
Creator:
Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company
Quantity:
1 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records (documents).
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company and the Amalgamated Association of Street, Electric and Motor Coach Employees Division 476, 459, 570, 1103 arbitration files, 1949.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

Arbitration hearing before James Healy (Chairman), Colonel Harley L. Swift and Samuel T. Curry held August 26, 1949 at Boston, Mass. on agreement to arbitrate when the parties were unable to negotiate a new contract. The issues were:
1. Wage increase.
2. 8-hour day, 40-hour week, 5-day week.
3. Regulation of type of work.
4. Sick leave.
5. Overtime pay for 6 holidays.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company and the Amalgamated Association of Street, Electric and Motor Coach Employees Division 476, 459, 570, 1103 arbitration files, 1949. This collection includes a transcript of the arbitration, union exhibits, and company exhibits.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Wallen, Saul, 1910-1969.
Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company

Subjects:
Arbitration, Industrial--United States--Sources.

Form and Genre Terms:
Records (documents).


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
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Restrictions on Use:
This collection must be used in keeping with the Kheel Center Information Sheet and Procedures for Document Use.
Cite As:
Connecticut Railway and Lighting Company Arbitration Files #5106. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5538: James C. Hill Arbitration Files

CONTAINER LIST

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Box 1 Folder 5