Association of American Railroads Agreement of May 1936

Collection Number: 5188m

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

This collection was processed with the help of generous funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Association of American Railroads Agreement of May 1936, 1936
Collection Number:
5188m
Creator:
Association of American Railroads (AAR)
Quantity:
1 file folder.
Forms of Material:
Records (documents).
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Agreement between railroad carriers and labor unions, titled "Agreement of May, 1936, Washington, D. C."
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

Tha Association of American Railroads is an industry trade group representing the major railroads of North America. It was founded in 1934 after the American Railway Association merged with other industry trade groups in order to better represent and lobby for the interests of its member organizations.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Inclusive date range: 1936
Bulk date: 1936
This collection consists of a copy of a Collective Bargaining Agreement between railroad carriers and the labor unions representing their employees, signed in Washington DC in May 1936.
16 pages.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Association of American Railroads

Subjects:
Collective bargaining -- Railroads -- United States
Wages -- Railroads -- Employees -- United States
Unfair labor practices -- United States
Collective labor practices -- United States
Railroads -- Salaries, pensions, etc.
Railroads -- Employees -- Labor unions

Form and Genre Terms:
Records (documents)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

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Restrictions on Use:
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Cite As:
Association of American Railroads Agreement of May 1936 #5188m. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

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CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 1936
Association of American Railroads, May 21, 1936.