||State labor proceedings : AFL, CIO, and AFL-CIO conventions, 1885-1974 [Bethesda, MD] : University Publications of America|
Subject Category: History US, Labor, Social Conditions
Collection Dates: 01/01/1885 - 12/31/1974
Location: UNLV Microforms
This microfiche collection brings together separate editions of state convention proceedings providing a look at union involvement in electoral politics, legislative lobbying, political education, and reform programs. Documented in the proceedings are: organized labor's attitudes towards the following political and social issues: civil rights, women in the labor force, progressivism, the New Deal, the Great Society, the welfare state, militarism, foreign affairs, the Red scares, and etc. The collections features the following states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.
Finding Aids: State Labor Proceedings: A Bibliography of the AFL, CIO, and AFL-CIO Proceedings, 1885 - 1974, held in the AFL-CIO Library [MICRO HD8055.A6 F55]. Guide has two parts: section one includes background information, references, and annotations, listed alphabetically by state; section two includes bibliography listed alphabetically by state.