International Longshoremen's Association New York District Council Records

Collection Number: 5261

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
International Longshoremen's Association New York District Council Records, 1955-1956
Collection Number:
5261
Creator:
International Longshoremen's Association (ILA)
Quantity:
0.5 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records (documents).
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
The papers cover the years 1955 and 1956 during which the International Longshoremen's Association negotiated a new agreement with the New York Shipping Association and opposed the employment stabilization program of the Waterfront Commission.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

The International Longshoremen's Association opposed the employment stabilization program of the Waterfront Commission.
Correspondence, hearings, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to negotiations is included.
SUBJECTS

Names:
International Longshoremen's Association
New York Shipping Association
Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor
New York District Council

Subjects:
Collective bargaining -- Transport workers -- New York (State) -- New York
Transport workers -- Labor unions -- New York (State) -- New York
Employment stabilization -- New York (State) -- New York
United States. District Court (New York)

Form and Genre Terms:
Records (documents)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

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Restrictions on Use:
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Cite As:
International Longshoremen's Association New York District Council Records #5261. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5078: New York Shipping Association and the International Longshoremen's Association Records
5089: U.S. National Mediation Board Records Regarding General Managers Association of New York and the International Longshoremen's Association, Lighter Captains Union, Local 996
5116: International Longshoremen's Association, United Marine Division, Local 333 and Quality Transportation Corp. et.al. Records
5559: International Longshoremen's Association Dock Strike Clippings
6046: Archives Union File (AUF)
6308: William Donohue Collection of International Longshoremen's Association Local 1286 Papers

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
Box 1 Folder 1 1955-1956
Box 1 Folder 2 1955-1956
Box 1 Folder 3 1955-1956
Box 1 Folder 4 1955-1956
Box 1 Folder 5 1955-1956
Box 1 Folder 6 1955-1956