Milwaukee-Downer College Records, 1840-1964

Container Title
M91-275
Part 5 (M91-275): Additions, 1913-1973
Physical Description: 9.7 c.f. (9 record center cartons and 2 archives boxes) and 3 reels of microfilm (35mm) in 1 microfilm box 
Scope and Content Note: Additions, 1913-1973, including information about jurisdictional disputes; welfare activities; support for the Kohler strike; organizing attempts at the Kearney Trecker Company; records concerning the affiliation of the union at the Geuder, Paeschke, and Frey Company; business representatives communications; reports made at the National Tool and Die Conferences; minutes; office memos; District Board, Grand Lodge, and general office correspondence; press releases; research and arbitration files; records of Tool and Die Makers Lodge #78; and records of Federated Metal Workers, Local 19340 (1936-1957), including ledgers and meeting minute books.
Series: Jurisdictional Dispute Files
Box   1
Folder   1
Schlitz Brewing jurisdiction, 1947-1977
Box   1
Folder   2
Teamsters, 1949-1980
Machinists
Box   1
Folder   3
Carpenters, 1933-1966
Box   1
Folder   4
Fitters, 1954-1968
Box   1
Folder   5
No raiding
Box   1
Folder   6
Jurisdiction, 1913-1944
Series: Business Representative Communications, 1948-1967
Box   1
Folder   7-10
Miscellaneous communications, 1945-1949
Box   1
Folder   11
B.J. Parker, 1947-1955
Box   1
Folder   12
Miscellaneous copies
Box   1
Folder   13
John B. West, 1953-1955
Box   1
Folder   14
Glen Jirikowic, 1949-1953
Box   1
Folder   15
John Heidenreich, 1950-1954
Box   1
Folder   16
Gilbert Grunke, 1953-1954
Box   1
Folder   17
Julius Drozewski, 1950-1954
Box   2
Folder   1
Ray Bailey, 1943-1954
Box   2
Folder   2
Robert Ausprung, 1951-1954
Box   2
Folder   3
Rudolph Poweleit, 1955-1962
Box   2
Folder   4
Joseph Mikusek, 1955-1956
Box   2
Folder   5
George Lajsic, 1957-1962
Box   2
Folder   6
Julius Drozewski, 1955-1962
Box   2
Folder   7
Ray Bailey, 1955-1962
Box   2
Folder   8
Gilbert Grunke, 1955-1967
Box   2
Folder   9
Ray Bailey, 1963-1967
Series: Kohler Company Strike, 1954-1955
Box   10
Kohler Company strike, 1954-1955, undated
Box   2
Folder   10
Kohler Company - District 10's support for strike, 1955
Series: Kearney-Trecker Company, 1937-1950
Box   2
Folder   11
Organizing, 1950
Box   2
Folder   12
1937-1939
Box   2
Folder   13
Organizing, 1944-1945
Box   2
Folder   14
Independent union and organizing flyers, etc. - United Automobile Workers (UAW)-Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), 1944-1945
Box   2
Folder   15
Newspaper material, 1944-1945
Series: Office Memos, 1950-1969
Box   2
Folder   16-17
District 10, 1950-1969
Series: Press Releases, 1950-1973
Box   2
Folder   18
1950-1956
Box   2
Folder   19
Press and radio releases, 1957-1973
Series: National Tool and Die Conference
Box   3
Folder   1
Correspondence, through 1953
Box   3
Folder   2
Conferences, 1954-1955
Box   3
Folder   3
New York conference, April 30, 1955
Box   3
Folder   4
Reports and minutes, through 1952
Box   3
Folder   5
Discussion topics
Series: Welfare, 1954-1961
Box   3
Folder   6
Chip
Box   3
Folder   7
Welfare - lift dinner, 1957
Box   3
Folder   8
March of Dimes - labor participation, 1958-1961
Series: Tool and Die Makers Lodge No. 78, 1939-1950
Box   3
Folder   9
Minutes and reports
Box   3
Folder   10
Business agents reports
Box   3
Folder   11
Lodge No. 78 - general communications
Box   3
Folder   12
A.O. Smith Group - minutes
Box   3
Folder   13
Tool and Die Makers wage data, 1943
Box   3
Folder   14
General communications
Box   3
Folder   15
Communications with members, 1944-1946
Box   3
Folder   16
Strike material, 1953
Series: Geuder, Paeschke and Frey Company/Federal Labor Union No. 19340, 1934-1958
Box   3
Folder   17
Strike history, 1934
Box   3
Folder   18
Strike data, September 12, 1945 and , February 24, 1946
Box   3
Folder   19
Strike, September 1945 - negotiations file
Box   4
Folder   1-2
Negotiations, 1945-1947
Box   4
Folder   3-4
Negotiations - contract, 1947-1949
Box   4
Folder   5
Wage reopening, 1948
Box   4
Folder   6
Negotiations, 1949-1950
Box   4
Folder   7
Wage reopening, 1950
Box   4
Folder   8
Negotiations, 1950-1951
Box   4
Folder   9
Wage stabilization, 1951
Box   4
Folder   10
Negotiations, 1951-1952
Box   4
Folder   11
Wage reopening, January 29, 1952 - cost of living
Box   4
Folder   12-17
Negotiations, 1952-1958
Box   4
Folder   18
George Gratz, Attorney
Arbitration files
Box   4
Folder   19
Cases - discharge of James Henderson/discipline of Robert Ashley, Peter Sterk and Edward Kasten/grievance - falsification of time, October 1953
Box   4
Folder   20
Notice before lay-off
Box   4
Folder   21
Cases - allowance and expected earnings/inspector rates/solder repair oil cans
Box   4
Folder   22
Cases - vacation pay for employees who left company/employment of Women who left Department 5
Seniority in lay-off
Box   4
Folder   23
Fred Delikat
Box   4
Folder   24
Wanda Banaszak
Box   4
Folder   25
Cases - John G. Berle - disciplinary/Frank Kempski - vacation benefits/piece work rate, 1948
Box   4
Folder   26
Seniority in lay-off - Roy Warner case
Box   4
Folder   27
Canteen rate - Leroy Rader hearing, September 21, 1943
Box   5
Folder   1
Piece work earnings reduced
Box   5
Folder   2
Job classification - shop clerks and billing clerks
Box   5
Folder   3
Lockout
Box   5
Folder   4
Grinding steel container bodies
Box   5
Folder   5
Removal from payroll - Jerome Sims
Box   5
Folder   6
Wage cut
Box   5
Folder   7
Job classification
Box   5
Folder   8
Reduction of piece work earnings
Box   5
Folder   9
Taft-Hartley law (requirements for compliance)
Box   5
Folder   10
American Federation of Labor (AFL) monthly report in duplicate
Box   5
Folder   11
Income tax - form 990
Box   5
Folder   12
Trustees reports and financial reports
Box   5
Folder   13
Machinists, regarding affiliation
Box   5
Folder   14
Sheboygan Works
Box   5
Folder   15
Job classification
Box   5
Folder   16
Geuder, Paeschke and Frey Company - general information
Box   5
Folder   17
Machinist agreements and proposals, 1939-1952
Box   5
Folder   18
Geuder, Paeschke and Frey Company - union label contract
Box   5
Folder   19-20
Agreements - official
Box   5
Folder   21
Job assignment, 1953
Box   5
Folder   22
Arbitration seniority - Bert Taylor, 1935
Box   5
Folder   23
Discipline of Waldo Davis
Arbitration
Box   5
Folder   24
John Brusk
Box   5
Folder   25
Allowance on 25th lead keg line
Box   5
Folder   26
20% due to material trouble
Box   5
Folder   27
Discharge of Joseph Gole
Box   5
Folder   28
General wage increase
Box   5
Folder   29
Discharge of Mike Barachy, 1943
Box   5
Folder   30
Three cases
Box   5
Folder   31
Earl McCormick
Box   5
Folder   32
Two cases
Box   5
Folder   33
Seniority
Box   5
Folder   34
Kingcase
Box   6
Folder   1
Seniority
Box   6
Folder   2
Discharge - Elmer Moran - arbitration
Box   6
Folder   3
Piece work standards
Box   6
Folder   4
Gust Nicopoulas case
Box   6
Folder   5
Hourly rate reduction - Wilford Revoir
Box   6
Folder   6
Arbitration - two cases
Box   6
Folder   7
Payment of over day rate on cut and draw bottoms, 1945
Box   6
Folder   8
John Herman discipline
Arbitration
Box   6
Folder   9
Four cases
Box   6
Folder   10
Equal pay for equal work
Box   6
Folder   11
M. McIntyre case (discipline)
Box   6
Folder   12
Discipline - Louis Schroeder - Department 9
Box   6
Folder   13
Number 55 milk can assembly - piece work rate
Box   6
Folder   14
Reduction of piece work earnings, 1948
Box   6
Folder   15
Rate and reduction of earnings, 1951
Box   6
Folder   16
Miscellaneous data, letters, etc., regarding union arbitration cases
Box   6
Folder   17
Arbitration information, 1947-1957
Box   11
Meeting notes, 1945-1946
Series: District Board Correspondence
Box   6
Folder   18
Correspondence, 1937-1941
Box   6
Folder   19
District 10 executive board, 1942-1943
Box   6
Folder   20-24
Correspondence, 1942-1943
Box   6
Folder   25
General office correspondence, 1942-1948
Box   6
Folder   26
Correspondence, 1948
Correspondence
Box   7
Folder   1-2
1949-1952
Box   7
Folder   3
General, 1951-1954
Box   7
Folder   4
1953-1960
General office correspondence
Box   7
Folder   5
David J. Tischer, 1945-1947
Box   7
Folder   6-8
1949-1953
District 10 office correspondence
Box   7
Folder   9
1947-1956
Box   7
Folder   10
Gilbert H. Grunke, 1952-1966
Box   7
Folder   11-12
Through , 1955
Box   7
Folder   13
Correspondence - Ray A. Bailey, 1950-1955
Box   7
Folder   14
District 10 office correspondence - Julius Drozewski
Box   7
Folder   15
District lodge, 1945-1954
Box   8
Folder   1-2
Grand lodge and district board correspondence, 1943-1948
Box   9
Folder   1-2
Grand lodge and district board correspondence, 1949-1960
Series: Federated Metal Workers Union No. 19340 - Records, 1936-1957
Box   9
Folder   3
Mailing list, January 1937
Box   9
Folder   4-8
Seniority lists, 1936-1943
Box   10
Ledgers, 1950-1955, undated
Box   11
Meeting minute books, 1936-1957
Box   11
Series: Stewards and Committeemen Meetings, 1946-1953
Series: Microfilm
Box   12
Minutes, 1944-1973