Ralph T. Seward Additional Arbitration Files

Collection Number: 5700

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Ralph T. Seward Additional Arbitration Files, 1950-1979
Collection Number:
5700
Creator:
Seward, Ralph T.
Quantity:
18 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Records (documents).
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Consists of arbitrations mostly to do with the UAW, Teamsters, Newspaper workers, and Airline workers.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Arbitrator and mediator; member, National Mediation Service, National Defense Mediation Board; impartial umpire for cases involving the dairy, auto and steel industries, among others.
Ralph Seward (BA., Cornell University, 1927; MA., New York University, 1931; LLB., Columbia University, 1935) served as an attorney with the National Labor Relations Board (1936-1937) and was executive secretary (1937-1939) and general counsel (1939) of the New York State Labor Relations Board. He also served as chairman of the Board of Immigration Appeals, U.S. Department of Justice (1939-1941), as executive secretary, National Defense Mediation Board (1941-1942), and as associate public member of the U.S. National War Labor Board (1942) before going into private practice as an arbitrator and mediator. In addition to chairing two Emergency Boards of the National Mediation Service, Seward was impartial chairman for the metropolitan New York milk industry (1942-1944); impartial umpire for General Motors Corporation and the United Automobile Workers (1944-1947); chairman of the Board of Conciliation and Arbitration of United States Steel Corporation and United Steelworkers of America (1947-1949); impartial umpire for International Harvester Company and United Farm Equipment and Metal Workers of America (1949-1951); impartial umpire for Bethlehem Steel Corporation and the United Steelworkers of America (1952); and arbitrator and/or mediator in various other cases.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Seward, Ralph T. (Ralph Theodore), 1907-

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

Form and Genre Terms:
Records (documents)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

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Cite As:
Ralph T. Seward Additional Arbitration Files #5700. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
5069: U.S. Wage Stabilization Board 1952 United Steelworkers of America Case
5113: Ralph T. Seward Arbitration Transcripts and Exhibits
5328: Ralph T. Seward Papers

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1962
Box 1 Folder 2 1958
Box 1 Folder 3
Box 1 Folder 4 1959
Box 1 Folder 5 1959
Box 1 Folder 6 1957
Box 1 Folder 7 1957-1959
Box 1 Folder 8 1957
Box 1 Folder 9 1960
Box 1 Folder 10
Box 1 Folder 11 1962
Box 1 Folder 12 1962
Box 1 Folder 13 1961
Box 1 Folder 14 1960
Box 1 Folder 15 1957
Box 1 Folder 16 1954
Box 1 Folder 17 1954
Box 1 Folder 18 1949
Box 2 Folder 1
Bound 10 Photographs
Box 2 Folder 2 1957
Box 2 Folder 3 1960
Box 2 Folder 4 1960
Box 2 Folder 5 1960
Box 2 Folder 6 1960
Box 2 Folder 7 1959
Box 2 Folder 8 1950-1951
Box 3 Folder 1 1965
Box 3 Folder 2 1965
Box 3 Folder 3 1965
Box 3 Folder 4 1963
Box 3 Folder 5 1963
Box 3 Folder 6 1963
Box 3 Folder 7 1963
Box 3 Folder 8 1963
Box 3 Folder 9 1963
Box 3 Folder 10 1963
Box 3 Folder 11 1963
Box 3 Folder 12 1963
Box 3 Folder 13 1962
Box 4 Folder 1 1965
Box 4 Folder 2 1966
Box 4 Folder 3 1966
Box 4 Folder 4 1966
Box 4 Folder 5 1966
Box 4 Folder 6 1966
Box 4 Folder 7 1969
Box 5 Folder 1 1972
Box 5 Folder 2 1971
Box 5 Folder 3 1971
Box 5 Folder 4 1971
Box 5 Folder 5 1971
Box 6 Folder 1 1972
Box 6 Folder 2 1972
Box 6 Folder 3 1972
Box 6 Folder 4 1972
Box 6 Folder 5 1970
Box 6 Folder 6 1971
Box 6 Folder 7 1971
Box 6 Folder 8 1971
Box 6 Folder 9 1970
Box 6 Folder 10 1970
Box 6 Folder 11 1970
Box 7 Folder 1 1976
Box 7 Folder 2 1972
Box 7 Folder 3 1973
Box 7 Folder 4 1973
Box 7 Folder 5 1973
Box 7 Folder 6 1972
Box 7 Folder 7 1973
Box 7 Folder 8 1973
Box 7 Folder 9 1973
Box 7 Folder 10 1973
Box 7 Folder 11 1973
Box 7 Folder 12 1973
Box 7 Folder 13 1971
Box 9 Folder 1 1975
Box 9 Folder 2 1975
Box 9 Folder 3 1975
Box 9 Folder 4 1975
Box 9 Folder 5 1975
Box 9 Folder 6 1969
Box 9 Folder 7 1975
Box 9 Folder 8 1975
Box 10 Folder 1 1975-1976
Box 10 Folder 2 1975
Box 10 Folder 4 1976
Box 10 Folder 5 1975-1976
Box 11 Folder 1 1975-1976
Box 11 Folder 2 1975-1976
Box 11 Folder 3 1976
Box 11 Folder 4 1976
Box 11 Folder 5 1970
Box 11 Folder 6 1976
Box 11 Folder 7 1976
Box 11 Folder 8 1976
Box 12 Folder 1 1976
Box 12 Folder 2 1976
Box 12 Folder 3 1976
Box 12 Folder 4 1976
Box 12 Folder 5 1976
Box 12 Folder 6 1976
Box 12 Folder 7 1976
Box 12 Folder 8 1976
Box 12 Folder 9 1976
Box 12 Folder 10 1976
Box 12 Folder 11 1976
Box 12 Folder 12 1976
Box 12 Folder 13 1976
Box 12 Folder 14 1976
Box 12 Folder 15 1976
Box 12 Folder 16
Box 12 Folder 17 1973-1976
Box 12 Folder 18 1973-1976
Box 12 Folder 19 1973-1976
Box 12 Folder 20 1979
Box 12 Folder 21 1970-1974
Box 12 Folder 22 1976
Box 12 Folder 23 1976
Box 12 Folder 24 1976
Box 12 Folder 25 1976
Box 13 Folder 1 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 2 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 3 1960-1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 4 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 5 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 6 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 7 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 8 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 9 1976
Box 13 Folder 10 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 11 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 12 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 13 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 14 1973-1974
Bound
Box 13 Folder 15 1973-1975
Bound
Box 13 Folder 16 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 17 1976
Bound
Box 13 Folder 18 1976
Box 13 Folder 19 1976
Box 13 Folder 20
Box 13 Folder 21 1974
Bound
Box 14 Folder 1 1977
Box 14 Folder 2 1977
Box 14 Folder 3 1977
Box 14 Folder 4 1975
Box 14 Folder 5 1976
Box 14 Folder 6 1976-1977
Box 14 Folder 7 1976
Box 14 Folder 8 1976
Box 14 Folder 9 1976
Box 15 Folder 1 1974-1977
Box 15 Folder 2 1978
Box 15 Folder 3 1978
Box 15 Folder 4 1978
Box 15 Folder 5 1977
Box 15 Folder 6 1977
Box 15 Folder 7 1976
Box 16 Folder 1 1977-1978
Box 16 Folder 2 1977
Box 16 Folder 3 1978
Box 16 Folder 4 1978
Box 16 Folder 5 1977
Box 16 Folder 6 1978
Box 17 Folder 1 1979
Box 17 Folder 2 1975
Box 17 Folder 3 1978
Box 17 Folder 4 1978
Box 17 Folder 5 1978
Box 17 Folder 6 1978
Box 17 Folder 7 1978
Box 17 Folder 8 1978
Box 18 Folder 1 1973
Box 18 Folder 2 1973-1974
Box 18 Folder 3 1975
Box 18 Folder 4 1973
Box 18 Folder 5 1973
Box 18 Folder 6 1973-1974
Box 18 Folder 7 1973
Box 18 Folder 8 1973
Box 18 Folder 9 1974
Box 18 Folder 10 1973
Box 18 Folder 11 1973-1974
Box 18 Folder 12 1974
Box 18 Folder 13 1974