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International Longshoremen’s and Warehousemen’s Union. Local 6 (San Francisco, Calif.)


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Al Addy collection

Identifier: larc-ms-0132
Abstract Consists of materials related to the International Longshore and Warehousemen's Union (ILWU), Local 6 including: a black and white 1936 photo of staff; a cartoon; a bound volume of all publicity generated by the ILWU Local 6 in support of the successful 1949 strike against the Distributors Association of Northern California; and two programs for ILWU events. Also includes materials related to the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, including: original and duplicate photographs, taken...
Dates: 1906 - 1979

Dorothy Elizabeth "Betty" De Losada oral history

Identifier: larc-oh-delosada

Sound recording of interview with Dorothy Elizabeth "Betty" De Losada conducted by Lynn Bonfield. Interview focuses on friendship with Nikki Bridges Flynn, wife of ILWU leader Harry Bridges.

Dates: 2005 March 3

Terry Green oral history

Identifier: larc-oh-green

Sound recording of interview with Terry Green conducted by Harvey Schwartz. Recalls student life at UC Berkeley and part-time waterfront work, 1938-1941; Left politics in East Bay, 1940s to early 1990s; serving as steward in Office and Professional Employees Union, CIO, 1945-1950; and activist career and work-life in Local 6, 1950-1984.

Dates: 1996 May 17

International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen’s Union. Local 6 (San Francisco, Calif.) records

Identifier: larc-ms-0413

The records of International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 6 span the years 1934-1966. Includes files related to early significant strikes, jurisdictional disputes with the Teamsters, correspondence, audit and budget reports, committees and conventions files, contracts and negotiations, Harry Bridges defense trials, War Labor board cases, executive board and membership meeting minutes, and political activities, including materials related to the Fair Employment Practice Act (FEPC).

Dates: 1934-1966

Collection of Giacomo Patri materials

Identifier: larc-ms-0056
Abstract The collection consists of materials by or pertaining to artist and illustrator Giacomo Patri. Includes biographical materials about the artist as well as labor union pamphlets and handbooks for the Marine Cooks and Stewards Association, the International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 6, and the Pile Drivers, Bridge, Wharf and Dock Builders Local 34. Also includes a collection of Patri's work published in the San Francisco Chronicle from 1942 to 1943,...
Dates: 1937-2003; Majority of material found within 1940-1946

Avelino Ramos oral history

Identifier: larc-oh-ramos

Sound recording of interview with Avelino "Abba" Ramos conducted by Harvey Schwartz. Describes youth in Hawaii as son of Filipino sugar worker, coming of ILWU to Islands in 1940s, CIO organizing work in Hawaii, and career in California with Local 6, ILWU, 1962-1997, including rich exploration of the closing of the Colgate plant, East Bay, 1981; interview formed basis for an oral history article that appeared in the ILWU newspaper The Dispatcher, May 1996.

Dates: 1996 May 9

Christopher Stevens San Francisco Bike Messenger Association collection

Identifier: larc-ms-0404

Collection consists of flyers, posters and other ephemera related to the bike messenger community in San Francisco.

Dates: circa 2000-2010

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Stevedores -- Labor unions -- California -- San Francisco. 3
Audiocassettes. 2
International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union -- History. 2
Labor union members -- California -- San Francisco -- Interviews. 2
Labor unions -- California -- History. 2