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Troy Area Labor Council AFL-CIO Records

1942, 1969-1989

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Documents an association of labor unions in or near Troy, NY.


Troy Area Labor Council AFL-CIO
Date Coverage:
1942, 1969-1989
25 cubic ft. (about 25 boxes)

Association of labor unions in or near Troy, NY. The labor council is the successor to either the Troy Trades' Assembly (founded in 1864) or the Workingmen's Trades' Assembly (founded in 1882).

The collection contains minutes, 1981–1989; correspondence, 1975–1988; constitution and by–laws, 1987; and dinner journals, 1969–1983.

This collection has no series, arranged alphabetically.

All items in this manuscript group were donated to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, by the Troy Area Labor Council, AFL-CIO. A few items (the president's correspondence and some of the minutes) were photocopied and placed with the rest of the collection. This manuscript group was preserved as a part of the Harry Van Arsdale, Jr., Labor History Project.

Processed by: Geoffrey A. Huth

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Published: 2018-03-06 04:16:44 -0500

Encoded in EAD by Ana Feliciano, 2014

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Copyright Statement

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Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Troy Area Labor Council AFL-CIO Records, 1942, 1969-1989 . M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as [shortened name]).

Contents of Collection



1 1By-Laws1942


1 2Constitutions and By-Laws1987


1 3Correspondence - President's, Secretary's1975, 1984-1989


1 4Minutes1981-85, 1986-87, 1988-89


1 5Newspaper Clippings1986-89


1 6Press Releases1988-89


1 7Testimonial Dinners1969-83