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Guide to the Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union (RWDSU), Local 3, United Store Workers Records WAG.230

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
10th Floor
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-2630

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Bonnie Gordon

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on July 17, 2018 using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Negotiating Information; Legislative Action Program; Contract Demands; Financial; Photographs
Box: 2 Arbitration and Assorted Files
circa 1980-1989
Box: 3 Local 3 Negotiations
circa 1981-1989
Box: 4 Women's Studies
circa 1975-1985
Box: 5 Contracts; Picketing; Assorted Files
circa 1978-1983
Box: 6 Collective Bargaining
circa 1975-1985
Box: 7 Ida Torres Files
Box: 8 Agreements; Grievances; Health and Safety; Assorted Files
circa 1981-1982
Box: 9 Ida Torres Files
circa 1990-1995
Box: 10 Arbitration Files
circa 1990-1999
Box: 12 Photographs
circa 1980-1995
Box: 11
Box: 13 Letters of Agreement; Negotiations
circa 1975-1995
Box: 15 Photographs
circa 1980-1995
Box: 14
Box: 16 Dues; Financial Files
circa 1977-1985
Box: 17 Union Activities
circa 1990-1999
Box: MSOS006 Folder : 1 Alan Charney Storeworkers
Archived Website

Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union (RWDSU) Local 3, United Store Workers Archived Website : Nov 6, 2013-ongoing


Scope and Content Note

Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union (RWDSU/UFCW), Local 3, founded in 1937, represents more than 2,000 sales clerks, shelf stockers and clerical workers at Bloomingdale's flagship 59th Street store in New York City, with extended protection to workers at the Bloomingdale's SoHo store. The website contains news and event listings, meeting minutes, contract information, and newsletters.

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