Scope and Content of the Records
The collection consists of records of the United Furniture Workers of America (UFWA) from 1939-1977. The collection includes records relating to the Union's relationship with the CIO and later the AFL-CIO, and other unions including the Upholsterers' International Union of North America. Records relating to the UFWA administrative and operational units include minutes of the General Executive Branch, International Executive Committee, Administrative Committee, and the Finance Committee; correspondence and activity reports of organizers and field staff; and a variety of records relating to the UFWA's local unions.
- Creation: 1956-1961
- From the Collection: United Furniture Workers of America (Organization)
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research use.
From the Collection: 87 Linear Feet (in 173 boxes)
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English