1955 Convention Tapes, December 1-8, 1955

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Report of Proceedings of the convention when the American Federation of Labor (AFL) merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) resulting in the 1st Constitutional Convention of the AFL-CIO, New York City, New York, December 5, 1955.  Audio coordinates to printed proceedings from p. 26 Column 2, (balance of George Meany speech) to: p. 33 Column 2 to end. Includes introduction of Miss Gompers at the convention. Note: Level shifts, drop-out at beginning.
American Culture; Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
North America; United States; New York; New York (N.Y.)
Special Collections and University Archives
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10 in; 01:03:34 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
AFL and AFL-CIO Information Department, Audio Recordings
Accession 2014-001-RG97-002, Series A: Constitutional Conventions of the National AFL, CIO, and AFL-CIO , 1952-1983, Item : Tape 0097-1: 1955 Convention Tapes, December 05,1955, Reel : Original control number: Tape C-2172, reel 5
A guide to the full collection of AFL and AFL-CIO Information Department, Audio Recordings is available in our archival collections: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/42650


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Fedora 2 PID: umd:714429; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/39792; Filename: labor-043130

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