Harry and Roy Aitken Papers, 1909-1940

Container Title
M2002-162
Part 13 (M2002-162): Additions, 1886-1998
Physical Description: 6.9 c.f. (6 record center cartons, 2 archives boxes, and 1 oversize folder), 29 tape recordings, 21 videorecordings (2 video boxes), and 85 photographs (1 archives box) 
Scope and Content Note: Additions, 1886-1998, consisting of historical materials, correspondence, minutes, committee files, financial records, and subject, project, program, activity, and event files concerning COPE, Labor Day activities, the Dane County Economic Summit, strike and plant closing support, and other subjects. Also included are files (1988-1992) concerning Jim Cavanaugh's participation on committees and task forces to plan the Monona Terrace convention center in Madison, originally designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The photographs include historical images, strikes and picketing, and the MFL 75th anniversary dinner. The sound recordings include speeches, radio ads, radio shows, and interviews. The videocassettes include local labor programs and programs featuring politicians, primarily addressed to a labor audience.
Box   1
Folder   1-3
Historical materials, 1886-1977
Box   1
Folder   4-12
Minutes, 1982-1983, 1985-1989
Box   1
Folder   13
Madison Federation of Labor constitution and by-laws, 1977
Box   1
Folder   14
Madison Federation of Labor delegate attendance books, 1982-1984
Correspondence and general mailings
Box   1
Folder   15
State, 1976-1989
Box   1
Folder   16
National
Box   1
Folder   17
From MFL/DCLC, 1973-1989
Box   1
Folder   18-19
To MFL/DCLC, 1974-1989
Box   1
Folder   20
Lane Kirkland, AFL-CIO president
Box   1
Folder   21
Region, 1970-1989
Political correspondence
Box   1
Folder   22
Loftus, Tom, 1982-1990
Box   1
Folder   23
Barry, Jonathan, 1981-1986
Box   1
Folder   24-25
Kastenmeier, Bob, 1980-1990
Box   1
Folder   26
Proxmire, William, 1981-1988
Committees and corresponding state conferences
Box   2
Folder   1
Civil rights, 1992
Box   2
Folder   2
Committee chairs
Box   2
Folder   3-11
Community services, 1986-1998
Box   2
Folder   12-13
Education, 1982-1985, 1989-1992
Box   2
Folder   14-19
Legislative, 1987-1994
Box   2
Folder   20-25
Legislative action, 1987-1993
Box   2
Folder   26-27
State/federal budget, 1995
Box   2
Folder   28-35
Central Labor Council Conference, 1987-1994
Box   3
Folder   1-2
AFL-CIO state convention, 1988, 1990
Dane County Economic Summit
Box   3
Folder   3-4
Council
Box   3
Folder   5-8
General
Box   3
Folder   9
Labor group
Box   3
Folder   10-11
Labor training section
Box   3
Folder   12
Dane County Labor History Project
Box   3
Folder   13
Labor History in Schools
Box   3
Folder   14-23
Dane County Coordinated Organizing Project
Box   3
Folder   24-27
“Union Yes” project
Box   3
Folder   28
WYOU project
Box   3
Folder   29
County sales tax, 1990-1991
Box   3
Folder   30-31
Ambulance fee, 1990-1991
Box   3
Folder   32
Persian Gulf War
Strike and plant closing support
Box   3
Folder   33
Eastern Airlines strike, 1989-1990
Box   3
Folder   34
International Paper Company strike, 1988-1989
Box   3
Folder   35
Rainfair strike, Racine, 1991
Box   3
Folder   36
Ringier America plant closing (New Berlin)
Box   3
Folder   37
Diamond Walnut strike
Box   3
Folder   38
United Mine Workers of America Pittston strike
Events
Box   4
Folder   1
Mazzocchi, Anthony, visit, 1991
Box   4
Folder   2
Riche, Nancy, Canadian Labour Congress, 1992
Box   4
Folder   3
Chavez, Cesar, United Farm Workers, 1990
Box   4
Folder   4
Oscar Brand, 1993
Box   4
Folder   5-6
“Strengthening the Local Union,” 1993
Box   4
Folder   7
“Centenary of 'Rerum Novarum,'” Edgewood College, 1991
Box   4
Folder   8
Parliamentary procedure workshop, 1994
Box   4
Folder   9
Madison Area Quality Improvement Network-SCFL conference, 1991
Box   4
Folder   10
New Directions for Labor conference, 1988
Box   4
Folder   11-13
“Symbols and Images,” 1988-1992
Box   4
Folder   14-17
Business and Education Partnership, Inc., 1988-1991
Box   4
Folder   18
Workers Memorial Day, 1989
Box   4
Folder   19
Pecatonica High School [visit by Cavanaugh], 1993
Box   4
Folder   20
Labor Strategies for 1984, MFL
Box   4
Folder   21
American Family Celebration, 1988
Box   4
Folder   22
American Players Theatre fundraiser, 1986-1987
Box   4
Folder   23
Samantha Smith memorial, 1986-1987
Box   4
Folder   24
Other events
Box   4
Folder   25-35
Lobbyists (lobbyist group), 1987-1994
Box   4
Folder   36-51
Scholarships, 1975, 1981-1995
Box   5
Folder   1-9
Merger between SCFL AFL-CIO with Dane, Sauk, Columbia, and Iowa County AFL-CIO groups
Box   5
Folder   10-24
Labor Day celebration and auction, 1972-1976, 1983-1995
Box   5
Folder   25-28
Bean Feed, 1986-1989
Box   5
Folder   29-36
Credentials, 1988-1995
Box   5
Folder   37-45
Budgets [includes net worth, 1959-1977], 1957-1994
Committee on Political Education (COPE)
Box   5
Folder   46-58
1982-1989
Box   6
Folder   1-33
1990-1994
Convention center, Madison [Jim Cavanaugh]
Box   7
Folder   1
Coalition for Madison's Future steering committee, 1988-1989
Box   7
Folder   2
City and Convention Bureau studies/analysis, 1989
Box   7
Folder   3-9
Convention Center Development Task Force
Box   7
Folder   10-11
Madison Area Convention Center Commission
Box   7
Folder   12-15
Frank Lloyd Wright Monona Terrace Commission and physical planning committee, 1990-1992
Box   8
Folder   1
Clippings
Box   8
Folder   2
Correspondence and other materials
Box   8
Folder   3-7
Publications, reports, plans [including some drafts]
Oversize Folder  
AFL-CIO charter to Sauk County Federation of Labor, 1957
Oversize Folder  
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO certificate of membership to Madison Federation of Labor, 1958
Oversize Folder  
Wisconsin State AFL-CIO certificate of membership to Sauk County Federation of Labor, 1958
Oversize Folder  
AFL-CIO charter to Dane County Labor Council, 1984
Photographs
Box   9
Folder   1
Labor Day, Madison, 1918
Note: Photos by The Photoart House?
Box   9
Folder   2
Parade, Capitol Square, undated
Note: Photos by The Photoart House
Box   9
Folder   3
UW School for Workers, 1964-1965
Note: Photos by Robert H. Schultz
Box   9
Folder   4
MFL 75th anniversary dinner, 1968
Note: Photos by Carmie A. Thompson
Box   9
Folder   5
Madison Newspapers, Inc. strike, undated
Box   9
Folder   6
Strikes and picketing--other
Box   9
Folder   7
Madison Labor Temple baseball team, 1925
Box   9
Folder   8
Mounted historic photos, unidentified, 1917, undated
Box   9
Folder   9
Miscellaneous photos
Audio recordings
Sound Archive  
Cassette tapes
CB 1/16 Levitan
Rob Kennedy on Wisconsin Economic Development
Economic Policy Institute, D.C., WORT on NAFTA, 1993 February 22
Nancy Rich[e]--President, NDP and Executive Vice President, Canadian Labour Congress, Canadian health care system, WHA, 1992 April 22
Jan Pierce, CWA, Labor Temple, 1988 September 5
“Brighter Side of Business”
Strike
“Songs for Our Times,” John O'Connor
Dane County Labor ads
Physical Description: 2 cassette tapes 
Dane County Solidarity
Commentary, 1991 December 23-1992 February 3
Interviews by Jerry Lembcke
Herman Wagner, 1983 August 9
John Lawton, 1983 August
Physical Description: 2 cassette tapes 
Clarence Kailin, 1983 July 11
Marv Brickson, 1983 July 11
“Bob Kastenmeier Speaks on Labor,” Keep Kastenmeier in Congress
Pittston coal strike, WORT, 1989 November 15
Pittston coal strike, WHA, 1989 November 17
“Steeltown,” San Francisco Mime Troupe
“Situation of Labor,” Harsch, Kruger, Newby
“Second Opinion with Erwin Knoll,” Bonnie Urfer, Jack Shankman
Chicago Federation of Labor, 8 spots [with log], 1988
Sound Archive  
5-inch reel-to-reel tapes
Labor Day ad, Dane County Labor Council, WIBA, 1987 August 31
Dane County Labor Council, Z104
Physical Description: 4:60 
Sound Archive  
7-inch reel-to-reel tapes
Labor Day out takes
Labor Day Special out takes, 1982?
“Listen to Labor” Madison Federation of Labor, radio program for broadcast the day before Labor Day, undated
Physical Description: 3 3/4 ips 
Scope and Content Note: Discussions with people at the Labor Temple Bar.
Videorecordings
Video   1
Progressive interview with Jim Cavanaugh, 1997 March 10
Video   2
“A Matter of Fact, Program 1,” Progressive Communication Systems
Video   3
“Organizing for Change, Changing to Organize,” 1997 March 18
Video   4
“Union Summer,” Washington, D.C.
Video   5
“A New Direction for a New Time,” Ann Crump for E.V.P., Wisconsin State AFL-CIO
Video   6
“I'll Vote ON” (voting rights in Alabama), Rock & Roll Confidential, Maywood, New Jersey
Video   7
“Mythbusters,” Project TIDE, Jersey City State College, The Center for Occupational Education
Video   8
LTV Report; Pension Funds, CBS National News
Video   9
“2nd District COPE Candidates Forum,” 1991 November 5
Video   10
“Power Switch”
Video   11
“Unions Today: New Tactics to Tackle Tough Times”
Video   12
Garvey-Kastenmeier, 1986
Video   13
“Singing with the Union,” America Works
Video   14
“Labor Perspectives” introduction and closing, Dane County Labor Council, WYOU, 1986 May 20
Video   15
“Labor Perspectives” 3rd program in series, Dane County Labor Council, [unknown year] September 10
Video   16
“The Democratic Difference: State of the State,” Friends of [Walter] Kunicki, LSI Video, Madison, 1994?
Physical Description: 15 minutes, color 
Video   17
“Democrats Win, Wisconsin Wins!”, Friends of [Walter] Kunicki, Capitol Lights Productions, Madison, 1994?
Physical Description: Color 
Scope and Content Note: Kunicki delivering Democrats' State of the State address.
Video   18
“Democratic Difference,” LSI Video, Madison, circa 1993
Physical Description: 16 minutes, color 
Video   19
“Ed Garvey for Senate,” Politics, Inc., 1988
Physical Description: 6 minutes, color 
Video   20
“Ed Garvey for Senate” [mislabeled “Ed Garvey for Congress - Wisconsin”], Wisconsin AFL-CIO, produced by Morton Parker, 1986
Physical Description: 17:44 minutes, black-and-white 
Video   21
“Russ Feingold for U.S. Senate/'The Fight Against Striker Replacements,'” circa 1992
Note: Poor quality. Color?
Scope and Content Note: Feingold introduces a film by Glenn and Jackie Austin of Oregon about a 1991 rally of Local 988 Amalgamated Transit Workers Union, Milwaukee, in support of striking Greyhound workers.