United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters Minute Books

Collection Number: 5827

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters Minute Books, 1942-1961
Collection Number:
5827
Creator:
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC);
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters.
Quantity:
0.3 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Minutes (documents), minute books.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Five minute books of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of America, Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters, from 1942-1961.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America often referred to as the United Brotherhood of Carpenters was formed in 1881. It has grown to be one of the largest trade unions in the United States, and between its chapters and locals there is international cooperation that poises the brotherhood for a global role. Today the United Brotherhood of Carpenters is considered one of North America's largest building-trades unions, with almost a half-million members in the construction and wood-products industries.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

This collection consists of five minute books of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of America, Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters, from 1942-1961.
SUBJECTS

Names:
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters.

Subjects:
Carpenters--Labor unions--New York (State)--Mohawk River Valley.

Form and Genre Terms:
Minutes (documents)
Minute books


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Access to the collections in the Kheel Center is restricted. Please contact a reference archivist for access to these materials.
Restrictions on Use:
This collection must be used in keeping with the Kheel Center Information Sheet and Procedures for Document Use.
Cite As:
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Mohawk Valley District Council of Carpenters Minute Books #5827. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

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5828: United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 3211 (Herkimer, NY) Minute Books
5828 mf: United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 3211 (Herkimer, NY) Minute Books on Microfilm
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CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1942-1949
March 28, 1942-May 28, 1949
Box 1 Folder 2 1949-1953
August 27,1949-June 26, 1953
Box 1 Folder 3 1953-1955
July 24, 1953-October 28, 1955
Box 1 Folder 4 1955-1958
December 16, 1955-December 19, 1958
Box 1 Folder 5 1959-1961
March 20, 1959-April 28, 1961