Bruno C. Brunelli Photographs

Collection Number: 6547 P

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


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Bruno C. Brunelli Photographs,
Collection Number:
6547 P
Creator:
Brunelli, Bruno C.
Quantity:
0.1 linear ft.
Forms of Material:
Gelatin silver print, photographs.
Repository:
Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Convention photographs and photographs of Bruno C. Brunelli.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Collection reflects Brunelli's work with the Textile Workers Union of America, Local 454, at the American Felt Co. in Franklin, Mass. Includes correspondence, 1948-1950; bylaws, 1960; audits, 1954 and 1960; financial reports, 1949-1953, of Local 454; cash books, 1943-1944; cancelled checks, 1942-1958; and check stubs, 1947-1955. Also contains monthly cash report ledgers, 1942-1956; copies of collective bargaining agreements between TWUA and various New England companies, 1950-1970; and documents pertaining to union activities at American Felt.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Brunelli, Bruno C.
Tobin, Maurice J.
American Felt Company.
Massachusetts State CIO Industrial Union Council.
Textile Workers Union of America.

Subjects:
Carding
Collective labor agreements
Felting
Labor
Labor unions
Textile factories
Textile industry
Textile workers

Form and Genre Terms:
Gelatin silver print
Photographs


INFORMATION FOR USERS

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Cite As:
Bruno C. Brunelli Photographs #6547 P. Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIALS

Related Collections:
6547 G: Bruno C. Brunelli Graphics
6547: Bruno C. Brunelli Papers

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1 1948-1960
Box 1 Folder 1 1960
Format: black and white photograph
Central Studios, 625 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City, N.J., [photographer]. Gelatin silver print, May 30-June 3, 1960. Image depicts four men attending the Eleventh Biennial Convention of the Textile Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO, CLC, held in Chicago, Ill., from May 30 to June 3, 1960. The man standing second from the right is identified on the reverse of the photo as Bruno C. Brunelli, who was president of C.I.O. Local 454, Textile Workers Union of America, at American Felt Co., Franklin, Mass. 25.25 x 20.5 cm.
Box 1 Folder 1 1960
Format: black and white photograph
Central Studios, 625 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City, N.J., [photographer]. Gelatin silver print, May 30-June 3, 1960. Image depicts Bruno C. Brunelli and another attendee at the Eleventh Biennial Convention of the Textile Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO, CLC, held in Chicago, Ill., from May 30 to June 3, 1960. Brunelli, who was president of C.I.O. Local 454, Textile Workers Union of America, at American Felt Co., Franklin, Mass., is on the left; the other man is unidentified. Other men and women visible in the background. 25.25 x 20.5 cm.
Box 1 Folder 1 1948
Format: black and white photograph
Photograph by Sheldon A. Glew, 29 Myrtle Street, Framingham, Mass. Gelatin silver print, Aug. 10, 1948. Image depicts Bruno C. Brunelli, who was president of C.I.O. Local 454, Textile Workers Union of America, at American Felt Co., Franklin, Mass., on the far right of a group of men who are unidentified. Older man sitting in front of the group at a table with sheets of paper and a pen on it; possibly the signing of something? Mill location is also unidentified. 25.5 x 20.5 cm.
Box 2 Folder 1
Format: black and white photograph
Box 2 Folder 1 1946
Format: black and white photograph
Worcester, Mass. Metropolitan Photo, 25 Huntington Ave., Boston, photographer. Gelatin silver print, Dec. 5-7, 1946. Image depicts a group photograph at the 8th annual convention of the Massachusetts State C.I.O, held in the Municipal Auditorium in Worcester, Mass., Dec. 5, 6, 7, 1946. Large hall filled with delegates (overwhelmingly men) sitting at long tables. Stage at the rear holds a podium with a man behind it and a number of other men standing on the stage. Photograph is blurry and overexposed in the right-hand corner. 50 x 25.5 cm.
Box 2 Folder 1 1949
Format: black and white photograph
Boston, Mass. Fay Foto, Boston, photographer. Gelatin silver print, May 7, 1949. Image depicts the testimonial dinner given for Maurice Tobin, Secretary of Labor, at the Statler Hotel, Boston, Mass., May 7, 1949, sponsored by the United Labor Committee of Mass. Photo shows hall filled with attendees seated at round tables, along with more visible in the balcony on the left. A large number of men and some women are standing behind two long banquet tables on the stage at the rear of the hall. 50.5 x 25.5 cm.
Box 2 Folder 1
Format: black and white photograph
Poster with photo showing recognition of Bruno Brunelli in Carding Department for his conscientious efforts in fulfilling the Zero Defects Program objectives. Poster, [mid-20th century]. Image shows Brunelli operating machinery. 43 x 55.5 cm.