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IBT Local 544 records

 Collection
Identifier: IBT0051
This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, working agreements and drafts, personnel and grievance records, handbooks, constitutions, by-laws, rosters, ledgers, brochures and pamphlets, photographs, and ephemera. The material dates from 1930-2013. These are the records of International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 544, located in Minnesota.

Dates

  • 1930-2013

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. Series 2, subseries 2 is restricted for 25 years from date of creation. 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

80 Linear Feet

Overview

This collection contains records created by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 544. Included are correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, working agreements and drafts, personnel and grievance records, handbooks, constitutions, by-laws, rosters, ledgers, brochures and pamphlets, photographs, and ephemera. The material dates from 1930-2013.

Biographical / Historical

Local 544 of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters is located in Minnesota. It was chartered in 1936. The leaders of 544 went on to develop the area and conference bargaining that exists today in the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. It has merged with other Locals throughout the years, including Local 120 in 1998.

Arrangement

Organized into 5 series: Working Agreements and Related Correspondence; Grievance Records; Company Records; Teamster Records; Ephemera.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, 2013 [2013.021]
Title
Guide to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 544 records, 1930-2013
Author
Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
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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