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Association of Colored Railway Trainmen and Locomotive Firemen records

 Collection
Identifier: L1991-06
Abstract: Founded in 1912 as the Colored Trainmen of America, the union reorganized in 1918 as the Associated Colored Trainmen of America, and again in 1936 as the Association of Colored Railway Trainmen and Locomotive Firemen. The collection consists of records of the ACTA and its predecessors, 1918-1936. The collection includes correspondence pertaining to grievance and disciplinary cases; transcripts of accident investigations and misconduct proceedings; and minutes and summaries of meetings held in...
Dates: 1918-1936

Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, Local 536 (Paducah, Ky.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L2007-03
Abstract: The Records of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen, Local 536, 1916-1924, consist of membership applications, correspondence, reports, and printed materials related to the work and labor issues of the Paducah, Kentucky, lodge.
Dates: 1916-1924

Brotherhood of Railway, Airline, and Steamship Clerks, System Board 96 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-18
Scope and Content of the Records These records, spanning 1918-1978, contain correspondence, reference material, minutes and proceedings, agreements and union constitutions, legal documents, and financial documents. They reflect Edgar McDonald Broom's service to the Brotherhood of Railway and Airline and Steamship Clerks, as System Board 96's Assistant General Chairman, General Chairman, General Chairman Emeritus and as a student at Harvard's Trade Union Program. Most of the records relate to Southern Railway workers and the...
Dates: 1918-1978

Jesse Walton collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-30
Abstract: The collection of Jesse Walton, 1949-1950, consists of clippings and correspondence describing the railway workers strikes, 1949-1950 and Walton's political contest against Hoke Smith in 1950.
Dates: 1949-1950

Order of Railway Conductors and Brakemen, Chattanooga Division 729 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-29
Abstract: The Order of Railway Conductors and Brakemen, Chattanooga Division 729 records includes correspondence, minutes, financial statements, a poster, a book, badges, and photographs.
Dates: 1912, 1931, 1942-1946, 1955-1960

Railroad unions contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_railroad
Abstract: The collection consists of 206 agreements, 1898-1974, between various system federations or local unions of railroad and transit workers and their employers.
Dates: 1898-1974

Robert W. Smith collection of Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employees membership cards

 Collection
Identifier: L2008-15
Abstract: Organized in 1899, the Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express and Station Employes (BRAC) was renamed the Transportation Communications International Union in 1987. Robert W. Smith was a member of Liberty Lodge 713 (location unknown), and his collection consists of memberships dues cards, 1941-1969.
Dates: 1941-1946, 1948-1954, 1957-1969

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Amalgamated Association of Street, Electric Railway and Motor Coach Employees of America 1
Amalgamated Transit Union. Local 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Associated Colored Trainmen of America 1