United Steelworkers of America, Local 2070 records,, circa 1950-1960

Overview of the Collection

Creator
United Steelworkers of America.Local 2070 (Portland, Or.)
Title
United Steelworkers of America, Local 2070 records,
Dates
circa 1950-1960 (inclusive)
Quantity
.9  :  cubic feet (2 document cases)
Collection Number
Accession 25611
Summary
Records of United States Steel Workers, Local No. 2070, American Can Company, Portland, Or., circa 1950-1960. The records include pamphlets about benefits and labor agreements, correspondence, grievance reports, minutes, notes and rosters.
Repository
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
97205
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
libreference@ohs.org
Access Restrictions

This collection is unprocessed. For information contact the reference staff of the Oregon Historical Society Research Library, email: Libreference@ohs.org; telephone: 503-306-5240.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Conversion of this record was made possible by a grant from the National Historic Publications and Records Commission, an agency of the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Records of United States Steel Workers, Local No. 2070, American Can Company, Portland, Or., circa 1950-1960. The records include pamphlets about benefits and labor agreements, correspondence, grievance reports, minutes, notes and rosters.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Custodial History

The records had been in the possession of the late Jack Heathman, the neighbor of the donor. Heathman was union president during the 1950s, and he passed away in 1994.

Acquisition Information

Acquired from Dennis Golik, Dec. 2004, Library Accession 25611.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Labor unions -- Oregon -- Portland.
  • Steel industry and trade -- Oregon -- Portland.

Corporate Names

  • American Can Company -- Employees.
  • United Steelworkers of America. -- Local 2070 (Portland, Or.) -- Archives.

Family Names

  • Heathman, Jack.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Letters (correspondence) -- aat