• Collection ID 1991.0356, 1975.0053
  • Creator Names Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Chicago and Central States Joint Board.
  • Title Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union Midwest visual materials [graphic], 1914-1975, bulk 1968-1975
  • Physical description 5.8 linear feet, including approximately 300 images (4 boxes, 1 folder)
  • Access and usage restrictions 1975.0053 accession is unprocessed. Contact research@chicagohistory.org for access. Staff will typically respond to your inquiry within two weeks. However, due to the high volume of inquiries and depending upon the nature of your request additional time may be required to respond. Please note that not all material will be available for researcher access due to condition, location, staff availability, confidentiality and/or other factors. Scheduling an appointment to view available material may require several additional weeks.
  • Collection summary Black-and-white photographic prints, contact sheets, and negatives depicting the activities of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, including union actions, meetings, and union members. Also includes several views of union members at demonstrations and political rallies. There is also an album of group portraits taken at annual conventions held in Chicago and New York between 1920 and 1940.
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Credit photographer(s).
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related materials at Chicago History Museum, Research Center, include the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union records; the Chicago Union Label and Service Trades Council records; and the Chicago Union Label and Service Trades Council photograph collection (1989.0802).
  • Finding Aids Note Preliminary container list available.
  • Acquisition information Gift of Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Chicago and Central States Joint Board, 1991 (1991.0356).
  • Names
    • Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Chicago and Central States Joint Board Photographs.
    • Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Chicago Joint Board Photographs.
  • Subjects
    • Clothing workers Labor unions Illinois Chicago 1960-1969. lctgm
    • Labor unions Illinois Chicago 1920-1969. lctgm
    • Textile industry unions Illinois Chicago. lctgm
  • Genre
    • Group portraits. gmgpc
    • Photograph albums. gmgpc
    • Gelatin silver prints. gmgpc
  • Geographic name
    • United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.
    • United States New York New York City.