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A. Philip Randolph

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National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2016-11-21T18:32:57.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera

Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Extent:
1.3 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Memoranda
Pamphlets
Correspondence
Forms (documents)
Letters
Instructional materials
Manuals
Timetables
Date:
1910-1986
Scope and Contents:
Printed materials collected by Metz during his railroad career, including timetables, rule books, operational manuals, safety manuals, labor union materials, regulations, Metz' IDs and certifications, blank company forms, company newsletters, and internal memoranda and correspondence. The papers relate to several railroads: Western Maryland Railway Company, the Reading Co., Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad, Pennsylvania Railroad, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company, the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad, and Conrail. Unions for which papers are included in the collection are the United Transportation Union, the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, and the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen.
Arrangement:
9 series: Series 1, Western Maryland Railway Company; Series 2, Reading Company; Series 3, Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad; Series 4, Pennsylvania Railroad; Series 5, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad; Series 6, Chessie System; Series 7, ConRail; Series 8, Labor Union materials; Series 9: Miscellaneous papers, relating to various companies.
Biographical / Historical:
Railroad brakeman.
Provenance:
Donated by Wilbur L. Metz in 1996.
Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Labor unions  Search this
Railroad companies  Search this
Railroad engineering  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Railroads -- Employees  Search this
Railroads -- Maryland  Search this
Genre/Form:
Memoranda
Pamphlets -- 20th century
Correspondence -- 20th century
Forms (documents)
Letters
Instructional materials
Manuals
Timetables
Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1172
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1172

Labor union agreements

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 1: Western Maryland Railway Co.
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref517

Labor Union materials

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1172, Series 8
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref541

Two comic books published by the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref542

Time and attendance book for United Transportation Union

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref543

Constitution of the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1917
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref544

Constitution of the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1964
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref545

Constitution of the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1968
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref546

Legal manuals from the United Transportation Union

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref547

United Transportation Union decal

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref548

Metz' personal telephone and address book

Collection Creator:
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company  Search this
Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Company  Search this
Reading Company  Search this
United Transportation Union  Search this
Pennsylvania Railroad.  Search this
Western Maryland Railway Company  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America  Search this
Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen (U.S.)  Search this
Chessie System, inc.  Search this
ConRail  Search this
Collection Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Metz, Wilbur L.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
UNPROCESSED COLLECTION.
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera, 1910-1986, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera
Wilbur L. Metz Collection of Railroad Ephemera / Series 8: Labor Union materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1172-ref549

Hammond Coal Company Records

Creator:
Hammond Coal Company.  Search this
Source:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Former owner:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Extent:
3 Cubic feet (12 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Ledgers (account books)
Financial records
Reports
Accident reports
Contracts
Correspondence
Inventories
Place:
Pennsylvania
Date:
1937-1954.
Scope and Contents note:
The collection documents the business activities of the Hammond Coal Company. It includes correspondence, "bootleg" registrations, reports on mine inspections, equipment inventories, grievances, financial records, production reports, contracts, employee information, accident and injury reports, and payroll ledgers. Also included are papers relating to labor union relations.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical/Historical note:
Coal mining company in Girardville, Pennsylvania.
Provenance:
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Labor  Search this
Labor unions  Search this
Mines  Search this
Anthracite coal  Search this
Mining  Search this
Mining equipment  Search this
Coal mines and mining -- Pennsylvania  Search this
Genre/Form:
Ledgers (account books)
Financial records -- 20th century
Reports
Accident reports
Contracts
Correspondence -- 1930-1960
Contracts -- union
Inventories
Citation:
Hammond Coal Company Records, 1937-1954, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1003
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1003

Meeting Minutes

Collection Creator:
Donaldson, Jeff, 1932-2004  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1972-1980
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings and born-digital records with no duplicate access copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Jeff Donaldson papers, 1918-2005, bulk 1960s-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Jeff Donaldson papers
Jeff Donaldson papers / Series 7: Professional Files / 7.1: AfriCOBRA
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-donajeff-ref1027
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Wire frame, U.M.W. of A. emblem

Medium:
Wire
Dimensions:
20 × 20 × 1 1/2 in. (50.8 × 50.8 × 3.8 cm)
Type:
Floral frames
Date:
ca. 1860-1940
Period:
Victorian (1837-1901)
Topic:
emblems (symbols)  Search this
Floral frames  Search this
frame components  Search this
wire  Search this
associations  Search this
ceremonies  Search this
decorations  Search this
Floral Accessories  Search this
Floral decorations  Search this
floral designers  Search this
Flower arrangement  Search this
funerals  Search this
funerary objects  Search this
secret societies  Search this
societies  Search this
symbols  Search this
wirework  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian Gardens, Horticultural Artifacts Collection.
Accession number:
1999.070.001-1999.070.002
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Horticultural Artifacts Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/aq4de71265e-1136-4152-bdf5-8cd125c5511d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:hac_1999.070.001-1999.070.002

Episode 3

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/x-mpeg
Uploaded:
Tue, 23 Aug 2011 18:00:00 GMT
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more episodes:
Tapestry of the Times
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_1edc70706460f915ae365f424b96b56e

How one girl helped build a Latinx civil rights movement

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 16 Dec 2020 16:55:54 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_111a25e36430d419b154f322a0b4cdee

Essential and expendable: The rise of agricultural labor and the United Farm Workers

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 12 Oct 2020 20:13:37 +0000
Topic:
American History  Search this
See more posts:
Blog Feed
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_39c7fa15502c1010d2a6bb0527e5139c

Ice cutting

Type:
Photographs
Place:
Adirondacks, N.Y.
Date:
ca. 1923
Topic:
Labor  Search this
Winter  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)8594
See more items in:
Harold Weston papers, 1894-1978, bulk 1912-1972
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_8594

Ammunition, published by the UAW-CIO

Creator:
AFL-CIO  Search this
Subject:
AFL-CIO  Search this
Type:
Printed Materials
Date:
1957 June
Topic:
Labor unions  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7808
See more items in:
Honoré Sharrer papers, circa 1920-2007
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7808

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