United Steelworkers of America Local 4950 photographs
MSS-037

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
United Steelworkers of America. Local 4950 (Negaunee, Mich.).
Title
United Steelworkers of America Local 4950 photographs
ID
MSS-037
Date
1946
Extent
0.25 cubic foot
Language

Preferred Citation note

[Identification of item], in the United Steelworkers of America Local 4950 photographs, MSS-037, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of black and white photographs in various sizes from 1946. The photographs document groups (including the United Steelworkers of America Local 4950), individuals, organizing activities, publicity events, negotiating sessions, picket lines, and parades that occurred during the Iron Workers' Strike of 1946 in Ishpeming and Negaunee, Michigan. The original photographs have been photocopied and are maintained in 2 photo albums.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  4/29/2010

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift from Ernest Ronn in 1997.

Processing Information note

During processing, the photographs were removed from their original photo albums and stored in individual protective sleeves.

The original photographs have been photocopied and are maintained in 2 photo albums.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • United Steelworkers of America. Local 4950 (Negaunee, Mich.).

Personal Name(s)

  • Ronn, Ernest

Subject(s)

  • Iron Miners' Strike, Marquette County, Mich., 1946.
  • Iron mines and mining--Michigan--Marquette County.
  • Strikes and lockouts--Iron industry--Michigan--Marquette County.

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Collection Inventory

Box

 MSS-037 Box 1 of 2 1946 Iron Miners Strike photographs 1946   1.0 box

35-03-12 LRC

Folder 1--From Book 1: Old Mather Inn; Negotiations; Parade; Paul Robeson 1946 

Folder 2--From Book 1: Steelworkers Staff; Strategy Committee; Soup Kitchen Workers 1946 

Folder 3--From Book 2: Parade (1 of 2) 1946 

Folder 4--From Book 2: Parade (2 of 2) 1946 

Folder 5--From Book 2: WDMJ; Cliff's Shaft, Ishpeming; Mather A; Picket Line 1946 

Folder 6--From Book 2: Ore dock; Blueberry Mine Pickets; Mather Picket Line; Scabs 1946 

Folder 7--Publications of Miscellaneous USW Locals 

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Box 2 of 2 Strike Pictures of 1946 

Box
18-06-17

Photo Album 1: photocopies of original photos in Box 1 

Photo Album 2: photocopies of original photos in Box 1 

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