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International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Overview This collection contains charters of International Brotherhood of Teamsters local unions, joint councils, and other affiliated groups.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1899-2014
Overview These records contain the history of The Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers Local #160, North America's oldest rail labor union, before they merged with the Teamsters in 2004. Founded in 1863 and initially named the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. It is the oldest transportation labor organization in North America having celebrated its 150th anniversary in May 2013. The records include financial documents, meeting minutes, and memorabilia dating from 1873 to 1989.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1873-1989
Overview This collection consists of 14 series. Series 1 contains microfilm reels of a range of documentation created by various departments and offices of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. The microfilm reels were selected for copying by James Neff in the 1990s. Series 2 contains files having to do with IBT history. Series 3 contains files having to do with IBT locals. Series 4 contains miscellaneous newspapers produced by IBT. Series 5 contains biographies and news clippings pertaining to...