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IBT Office of the General President records

 Collection
Identifier: IBT0017
This collection contains materials produced by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Office of the General President. Included are IBT Constitutions and Community Service Suyveys. These materials date from 1883-2001.

Dates

  • 1883-2001

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Extent

3.25 Linear Feet

Overview

This collection contains materials produced by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Office of the General President. Included are IBT Constitutions and Community Service Surveys. These materials date from 1883-2001.

Biographical / Historical

The General President supervises the affairs of the union in accordance with the Constitution and is subject to review by the General Executive Board. The General President presides over the IBT Convention which is held every five years. There have been ten General Presidents to date. Ten staff departments report to the Office of the General President. The office of the General President is responsible for enforcing and maintaining the IBT Constitution. Changes to the Constitution are suggested and voted on by delegates to the IBT Convention.

Arrangement

Organized into three series: Constitutions, Community Service Surveys, and Vice President's Papers

Physical Location

Materials may be stored off-site, and may require additional retrieval time. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, 2012, [2012.021, 2012.025].
Title
Guide to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Office of the General President records, 1883-2001
Author
Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
Date
2012
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University Repository

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