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Guide to the American Federation of Teachers Local 200 Records
1943-1979



Manuscript Collection No.: 1909
Creator: American Federation of Teachers. Local 200 (Seattle, Wash.)
Title: American Federation of Teachers, Local 200 records
Date Span: 1943-1979
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Historical Note

Labor organization of teachers in Seattle public schools since1927 .

Local 200 of American Federation of Teachers was chartered in 1921, a union of classroom teachers in Seattle. Ross Reider was president ca. 1966-67.

Arrangement

Records are divided into four accessions based on when they were donated. Accession numbers are 1909-001, 1909-004, 1909-005, and 1909-006.

Accession 1909-004 is broken into nine series based on its intellectual contents. The accession ranges from 1943-1974.

Series I: Reports, 1967-1971: Arranged chronologically

Series II: Grievances and Employer Relations, 1964-1971: Arranged chronologically

Series III: Financial Records, 1943-1972: Arranged by creating organization or topic as follows: American Federation of Teachers, Washington State Federation of Teachers, Seattle Federation of Teachers, Everett Federation of Teachers, Seattle School District, Dues, Salary

Series IV: Meeting Minutes, 1949-1971: Arranged by creating organization and chronologically within each organization as follows: School Board, Washington State Federation of Teachers, Seattle Federation of Teachers, Everett Federation of Teachers

Series V: Correspondence, 1951-1971: Arranged chronologically

Series VI: Subject Files, 1950-1973: Arranged by Subseries then chronologically as follows:

Subseries A: Conventions, 1959-1970

Subseries B: Organizing, 1969-1971

Subseries C: Central Area School Council and Community Control of Schools in Central and South Seattlem, 1968-1971

Subseries D: Desegregation and Racial Issues, 1967-1971

Subseries E: Contract Negotiations and Teacher Benefits, 1950-1971

Subseries F: King County Labor Council, 1968-1971

Subseries G: Legislation and Political Action, 1955-1972

Subseries H: Federations of Teachers from Other States, 1968-1970

Subseries I: Office Administrative Files, 1963-1971

Subseries J: School Policy, 1966-1973

Series VII: Newspapers, 1953-1971: Materials remain in their original order

Series VIII: Photographs, 1964-1965

Series IX: Publications, Leaflets, and Elections Materials, 1947-1974: Arranged chronologically

Accession 1909-006 is broken into two series based on its intellectual contents. The accession ranges from 1969-1979.

Series I: Membership Lists, Undated

Series II: Correspondence, 1969-1979: Materials remain in their original order

Scope and Content

Consult the scope and content information for each of the accessions listed below.

Restrictions on Access

Consult the access restrictions information for each of the accessions listed below.

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.


Inventory

  
Accession No. 1909-001
American Federation of Teachers Local 200 records, circa 1951-1973
1.22 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Correspondence, reports, newsletters, financial records, minutes, clippings, lists, ephemera.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Seattle Federation of Teachers, via Marjorie Stern, Seattle, May 03, 1972

  
Accession No. 1909-004
American Federation of Teachers Local 200 Records , 1943-1974
Scope and Content
Records related to the activities of the American Federation of Teachers Local 200. Includes reports, grievances and employer relations, financial records, meeting minutes, correspondence, photographs and ephemera, subject files, and news clippings and publications.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Box/FolderDate
1/1-1/5 Series I: Reports 1967-1971
1/1Activity Report1970
1/2Annual Service Report: Fletcher, Marian F.: Brighton1971
1/3Personnel Report and Teaching Certificate Issues: Inglis, Julia Q.: Cleveland1971
1/4Reports - Washington State Labor Council1970
1/5Seattle Teachers Association Publications; Seattle Schools Conditions Study1967-1970
1/6-1/27 Series II: Grievances and Employer Relations 1964-1971
1/6Edmonds School Board Case: Edmonds High School Spanish Teacher Mrs. Marian Penichet1964
1/7Strike at St. Johns University by United Federation of College Teachers: Press and Correspondence1965
1/8Arbitrations Against Seattle School District: Stipends1966-1971
1/9Grievances Against Seattle Public Schools1969-1970
1/10California Table Grape Boycott1969-1970
1/11Grievances: Albrecht, Virginia: Greenwood Elementary: Teacher Vacancies not Advertised1970
1/12Grievances: Herring, Charles: Hamilton Junior High: Closure of Special Education Classroom1970
1/13Grievance: McGuire, Diane: "Northwest Retarded Center": Transfer Request not Granted1970
1/14Grievance: Myers, Marty: Rainier Beach: Reimbursement for Stolen Property; Seattle Children's Home: Petition for Additional Teachers1970
1/15Grievance: Kuyper, Howard George: Safety/Traffic Education: Discrimination1970
1/16Disciplinary Letter: Waite, Malcolm L.: Queen Anne High School: Mistreatment of Students1970
1/17Agreement and Correspondence Regarding Release Time1970
1/18Issue over Suspension of a Student: Pevonak, Robert W. : Jane Addams Junior High1970-1971
1/19Grievance: Hubbard, Floyd: Sharples Junior High School: Memo Instructing Teachers not to Physically Handle Students in non-Self-Defense Situations1970-1971
1/20Arbitration: Perishing Baldwin v. Seattle School District #1. American Arbitration Association Case No. 75-39-0002-711970-1971
1/21Grievance: Adams, Toni Ciardullo: West Seattle Street Academy1970-1971
1/22Memoranda, Notes, and Minutes: Garfield High School: Language Arts Curriculum Guide1970-1971
1/23Leave Request Issues: Warren, Kenneth R. and Dunphy, Shirley1970-1971
1/24King County Superior Court Case No. 719016: Subs in Assigned Positions1970-1971
1/25Grievance: Lemberg, Michael: Marshall Junior High: Salary Error1971
1/26Interpersonal Issues: Saint Euphrasia High School: Principal v. Teachers1971
1/27Grievance: Woodrow, Leon: Misassignment of Work, Back Salary Due1971
1/28-1/52 Series III: Financial Records 1943-1972
1/28American Federation of Teachers Financial Records1971-1972
1/29Washington State Teachers' Retirement System: Computing Retirement Benefits1968
1/30Seattle Federation of Teachers: Budgets, Financial Correspondence, Minutes of Ad Hoc Desegregation Committee1970-1971
1/31Dues Authorizations and Cancellations: Membership for Seattle Federation of Teachers (1 of 2)1970-1971
1/32Dues Authorizations and Cancellations: Membership for Seattle Federation of Teachers (2 of 2)1970-1971
1/33Seattle Federation of Teachers: Financial Statements1969-1970
1/34Seattle Federation of Teachers: Financial Statements1971-1972
1/35Salary Change Requests: Everett Federation of Teachers1954-1957
1/36Bank Account Statements with Peoples National Bank: Everett Federation of Teachers No. 7721965-1966
1/37Everett Federation of Teachers: Ledger1943-1966
1/38Everett Federation of Teachers: Ledger1968-1970
1/39Everett Federation of Teachers: Invoices1956-1960
1/40Everett Federation of Teachers: Budgeting and Planning: Convention Expenses1954-1955
1/41Everett Federation of Teachers: Financial Statements and Correspondence1955-1960
1/42Everett Federation of Teachers: Scholarships1955-1965
1/43Seattle School District #1 Budget; Membership Eligibility1970-1971
1/44Dues Authorizations1969-1970
1/45Salary Schedule (1 of 2)1969-1970
1/46Salary Schedule (2 of 2)1969-1970
1/47Pay Scales for Custodians1968
1/48Administrative and Teacher Salary Schedules1968-1969
1/49Summer Pay1969
1/50Salaries, Washington Education Association (WEA) Study, 19541951-1956
1/51Salary Schedules for Various Districts1947-1953
1/52Statewide Minimum Salary Schedule1958
1/53-2/12 Series IV: Meeting Minutes 1949-1971
1/53Regular School Board Meeting Minutes (1 of 2)1969-1970
1/54Regular School Board Meeting Minutes (2 of 2)1969-1970
2/1School Board Meeting Minutes and Memoranda (1 of 2)1970-1971
2/2School Board Meeting Minutes and Memoranda (2 of 2)1970-1971
2/3Washington State Federation of Teachers: Executive Board Meeting Minutes1953-1962
2/4Washington State Federation of Teachers: Executive Board Meeting Minutes1956-1959
2/5Summary Minutes: Meetings of Representatives of Seattle Federation of Teachers and the Superintendent1968-1969
2/6Memoranda and Meeting Minutes (1 of 2)1969-1970
2/7Memoranda and Meeting Minutes (2 of 2)1969-1970
2/8Seattle Federation of Teachers Executive Board Minutes1969-1970
2/9Everett Federation of Teachers: Meeting Minutes, Press, Financial Reports, Organizing and Contract Negotiations Materials1949-1953
2/10Everett Federation of Teachers: Executive Board Meeting Minutes1953-1957
2/11Everett Federation of Teachers: Executive Board and Regular Meeting Minutes1957-1963
2/12Everett Federation of Teachers: Executive Board, Regular, and Committee Meeting Minutes1963-1968
2/13-3/7 Series V: Correspondence 1951-1971
2/13American Federation of Teachers: Correspondence and Publications (1 of 2)1951-1966
2/14American Federation of Teachers: Correspondence and Publications (2 of 2)1951-1966
2/15Correspondence: Cora B. Oberholtzer: President, Local 772 Everett Federation of Teachers1955-1960
2/16Everett Federation of Teachers: President Robert A. Wickstrom: Correspondence1962-1964
2/17Everett Federation of Teachers: President Wil Knutsen: Correspondence1964-1965
2/18Everett Federation of Teachers: President Ross K. Rieder Correspondence1965
2/19Ross K. Rieder, President, Everett Federation of Teachers Local 772: Correspondence, Press Clippings, and Minutes: January-June1966
2/20Ross K. Rieder, President, Everett Federation of Teachers Local 772: Correspondence, Press Clippings, and Minutes: June-November1966
2/21Ross K. Rieder, President, Everett Federation of Teachers Local 772: Correspondence, Press Clippings, and Minutes: September-December1966
2/22Ross K. Rieder, President, Everett Federation of Teachers Local 772: Correspondence, Press Clippings, and Minutes: December-February1966-1967
2/23Ross K. Rieder, President, Everett Federation of Teachers Local 772: Correspondence, Press Clippings, and Minutes: November-June1966-1967
2/24Ross K. Rieder, President, Everett Federation of Teachers Local 772: Correspondence, Press Clippings, and Minutes1967-1968
3/1Correspondence from Kenneth G. Warren, President, Seattle Federation of Teachers1968-1969
3/2Stanton C. Bloom Personal Papers1968-1970
3/3Press on Science; Correspondence from John Dehalanty, SFT Building Representative1969
3/4Field Representative-Correspondence1969
3/5Administrative Correspondence Regarding Publication of The American Teacher1970-1971
3/6Membership Correspondence1970-1971
3/7Correspondence Regarding Personnel: Superintendent Forbes Bottomly1970-1971
3/8-4/40 Series VI: Subject Files 1950-1973
3/8-3/12 Subseries A: Conventions 1959-1970
3/8Report of 1970 National Education Association Convention1970
3/9American Federation of Teachers Convention (1 of 2)1969-1970
3/10American Federation of Teachers Convention (2 of 2)1969-1970
3/11National Education Association (NEA) Convention1970
3/12Washington State Federation of Teachers: Convention Resolutions1959-1960
3/13-3/19 Subseries B: Organizing 1969-1971
3/13Proposal for Agency Shop: Seeking Dues from Non-Members working in Organized Shops1970-1971
3/14University of Washington, Student Federation of Teachers1969
3/15University of Washington, Brotherhood of Teaching Assistants1969
3/16Para-professionals: Organizing, Correspondence, and Collective Bargaining (1 of 3)1969-1970
3/17Para-professionals: Organizing, Correspondence, and Collective Bargaining (2 of 3)1969-1970
3/18Para-professionals: Organizing, Correspondence, and Collective Bargaining (3 of 3)1969-1970
3/19Seattle Federation of Teachers Organizing, 1969-19701969
3/20-3/32 Subseries C: Central Area School Council and Community Control of Schools in Central and South Seattle 1968-1971
3/20Central Area School Council: Publications and Meeting Minutes1968-1971
3/21Plan for Decentralization of Advisory School Councils in Seattle1970-1971
3/22Issue: Transfers of Teachers out of Central Region1970
3/23Faculty Reduction at Rainier Beach Junior and Senior High School1970-1971
3/24Decentralization and Community Control of Schools1969-1970
3/25Correspondence: Battelle Seattle Research Center: Meeting of Teacher Advisory Group for Seattle Academy Concept1969
3/26Seattle School District's Proposed Southeast Education Center: Newsletter, General Recommendations, Planning Recommendations1968-1969
3/27Parent Teacher Association (PTA)1968-1970
3/28Central Area School Council: Racism in Curriculum1969-1970
3/29Central Area School Council: Minutes, Evaluations, Budgets, Correspondence, Press (1 of 4)1969-1970
3/30Central Area School Council: Minutes, Evaluations, Budgets, Correspondence, Press (2 of 4)1969-1970
3/31Central Area School Council: Minutes, Evaluations, Budgets, Correspondence, Press (3 of 4)1969-1970
3/32Central Area School Council: Minutes, Evaluations, Budgets, Correspondence, Press (4 of 4)1969-1970
3/33-4/2 Subseries D: Desegregation and Racial Issues 1967-1971
3/33Desegregation Plan: Student Bussing1970-1971
3/34Garfield High School: Curricular and Safety Issues: Correspondence, Memoranda, and Press1970-1971
3/35Correspondence and Planning: Desegregation/Integration1969
3/36Teacher Hiring for Middle Schools1970-1971
3/37Teacher Hiring and Integration Planning for Middle Schools1971
3/38Racial Distribution, Seattle Public Schools.1967-1969
4/1More Effective Schools Program (1 of 2)1968-1970
4/2More Effective Schools Program (2 of 2)1968-1970
4/3-4/14 Subseries E: Contract Negotiations and Teacher Benefits 1950-1971
4/3Proposed Constitution and By-Laws of the Snohomish County Labor Council1950-1970
4/4Insurance: Correspondence, Reports and Publications1966-1971
4/5Seattle Teachers Association: Contract Negotiations1970-1971
4/6Contract Negotiations: Other Teachers' Unions' Contracts and Correspondence1967-1969
4/7Seattle Community College Federation of Teachers: Contracts and News Clippings1968-1969
4/8Correspondence: Teacher Exchange1969
4/9Teacher Problem Clinic1969-1970
4/10Involuntary Teacher Transfers: Policy and Meetings1970
4/11Teacher Transfer Procedure1970
4/12Insurance1968-1970
4/13Contract Negotiations1969
4/14Teacher Contract Negotiations: Contract Stacking1969
4/15-4/16 Subseries F: King County Labor Council 1968-1971
4/15King County Labor Council: Correspondence, Proceedings, Minutes, Do Not Patronize List, and Budget Documents1970-1971
4/16King County Labor Council: Proceedings, Press, Financial Reports, Correspondence1968-1970
4/17-4/25 Subseries G: Legislation and Political Action 1955-1972
4/17Special Levy to Fund Seattle Public Schools (1 of 2)1970-1972
4/18Special Levy to Fund Seattle Public Schools (2 of 2)1970-1972
4/19Correspondence: Seattle Teachers Association to Executive Board Members: Union Challenge and Levy1971
4/20News Clippings and Correspondence: School Budget Crisis1969
4/21Legislative Committee1969-1970
4/22School Levy 60-40 Challenge1970
4/23School Levy1968-1970
4/24Seattle Federation of Teachers: Lawsuit Against Seattle School District to Secure Contracts for Qualified Non-Contract Teachers: Washington State Superior Court Case No. 7190161970
4/25Washington State Federation of Teachers: Legislation1955-1959
4/26-4/28 Subseries H: Federations of Teachers from Other States 1968-1970
4/26Publications by the Philadelphia and Pennsylvania Federations of Teachers1969
4/27San Francisco Federation of Teachers1968-1970
4/28Denver Federation of Teachers1969
4/29-4/36 Subseries I: Office Administrative Files 1963-1971
4/29Advertisement: Bell System Electronic Secretary1963
4/30Membership List1968-1970
4/31Membership Updating1967-1971
4/32Bulk School Mailing: U.S. Postal Service1968-1969
4/33Seattle Federation of Teachers: Executive Board Telephone Tree1968-1969
4/34Membership1968-1970
4/35University of Washington Teacher Certification Program1968-1970
4/36Correspondence and School Conditions Survey: Seattle Chamber of Commerce1968-1969
4/37-4/40 Subseries J: School Policy 1966-1973
4/37State Board of Education Rules and Regulations: Sex Education1969
4/38Statement of Seattle School District No. 1 with Regard to The Use by the Police Department of Undercover Agents in the High Schools: Written by Superintendent Forbes Bottomly1966-1973
4/39Press, Correspondence, and Policy: Student Freedom of Expression in Public Schools1969-1970
4/40Policies and Staff Everett Federation of Teachers1972
4/41-5/9 Series VII: Newspapers 1953-1971
4/41Press on Alternative Schools: The Seattle Times and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer1970-1971
4/42News Clippings Related to School Finance: Seattle Post-Intelligencer1971
4/43Washington State Federation of Teachers: Press, Publications, Correspondence, Minutes, Reports1968-1969
4/44Newspaper Clippings (1 of 2)1970-1971
4/45Newspaper Clippings (2 of 2)1970-1971
4/46Press- Letters to the Editor - Seattle Post Intelligencer1969-1970
4/47Press Clippings1969-1970
4/48Article: Seattle Post-Intelligencer: "School Code Can Require Expulsion of Young Rebels"1969
4/49Publication: The Medium1970
5/1Publication: Seattle Teacher1970-1971
5/2Publication: American Teacher1969
5/3Publication: Washington Teacher1947-1965
5/4Newspapers and Correspondence1969-1971
5/5Press: Washington State Federation of Teachers1961-1970
5/6Press: Washington State Federation of Teachers1961-1970
5/7Seattle Federation of Teachers Publication: Seattle Teacher (1 of 2)1964-1968
5/8Seattle Federation of Teachers Publication: Seattle Teacher (2 of 2)1964-1968
5/9Newspaper Clippings1953-1960
5/10 Series VIII: Photographs 1964-1965
5/10Everett Federation of Teachers: Wil Knutsen Files: Photograph1964-1965
5/11-6/11 Series IX: Publications, Leaflets, and Elections Materials 1947-1974
5/11Press, Leaflets, Agendas and Resolutions/Amendments: The 1971 American Federation of Teachers Convention, The Progressive Caucus, and the United Action Caucus1967-1971
5/12Bulletin: American Federation of Teachers in Action1970-1971
5/13American Federation of Teachers On Campus: A Newsletter for AFT College Leaders1970-1971
5/14American Federation of Teachers Washington Newsletter1970-1971
5/15Seattle Teacher Representation: Bulletins and Correspondence1969-1971
5/16Press and Newsletters: California Federation of Teachers1969-1971
5/17Collective Bargaining Representation Election: Seattle Alliance of Educators Campaign Materials and Correspondence1969-1971
5/18Collective Bargaining Representation Election: Seattle Federation of Teachers Campaign Materials1969-1971
5/19Collective Bargaining Representation Election: Official Papers (1 of 2)1971
5/20Collective Bargaining Representation Election: Official Papers (2 of 2)1971
5/21Publication by Seattle Public Schools: Guide1970-1971
5/22Seattle Teachers Association: Newsletters and Mailings: Contract Negotiations1970-1971
5/23Seattle Teachers Association: Newsletters and Mailings: Legislative Reports and Levy Promotion1969-1971
5/24Publication: the National Caucus of Labor Committees: New Solidarity1971
5/25Mailings to Members: Seattle Teachers Association1968-1971
5/26Publications: Seattle Public Schools: Report Card to Parents; Staff Report1970-1971
5/27Press, Newsletters, and Contract: Seattle Community College1970-1971
5/28Petitions Against Replacing Teachers with Paraprofessionals at Rainier Beach High School1971
5/29Publications and Mailers to Staff of Seattle Public Schools1970-1971
5/30Publication by the Seattle School Board: Highlights1970-1971
5/31Correspondence and Broschure from the Washington Teachers Union; Elections Posters1969
5/32Publication by Yakima Valley College Federation of Teachers: AFT Local 1485: The Reformer1969
5/33Correspondence to Members: Representation Competition1969
5/34Tacoma Federation of Teachers Newsletters1969
5/35Publication: Seattle Schools1969
5/36Publication: Seattle Schools1969
5/37Bulletin: State Superintendent1969
5/38Seattle Federation of Teachers: Publications, Press, Reports, Correspondence, Minutes, and Proceedings (1 of 3)1969-1970
6/1Seattle Federation of Teachers: Publications, Press, Reports, Correspondence, Minutes, and Proceedings (2 of 3)1969-1970
6/2Seattle Federation of Teachers: Publications, Press, Reports, Correspondence, Minutes, and Proceedings (3 of 3)1969-1970
6/3Newsletters: Everett and Bellingham Federations of Teachers1952-1956
6/4The American Teacher Magazine; National and Statewide Teacher Salary Surveys1947-1958
6/5Seattle Federation of Teachers: Newsletters1969
6/6Outlook - Wallingford-University Newspaper1970
6/7Seattle Federation of Teachers: Press Releases1969-1970
6/8Publication: Seattle Public Schools: Guide1968-1969
6/9Publication: Seattle Public Schools: Guide1969-1970
6/10Representation Elections Materials; Member Mailers from the Seattle and Everett Federations of Teachers1969-1971
6/11American Federation of Teachers Convention Mail Ballot1974

  
Accession No. 1909-005
American Federation of Teachers Local 200 records , 1971-1979
4.28 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, financial records, memoranda, newsletters, legal files.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Seattle Federation of Teachers, December 21, 1982.

  
Accession No. 1909-006
American Federation of Teachers Local 200 records , 1969-1979
1.55 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, press releases, strike files and related records; 1969-1979.
Accession includes files from the 1970s, when classroom discipline, race relations, and busing were important concerns. The Subject Series in Box 4 include records of the G. Sally Pangborn lawsuit regarding dismissal of a teacher.
Other Finding Aids
View inventory/container list
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Seattle Federation of Teachers, January 27, 1983
Box/FolderDate
1/1 Series I: Membership Lists undated
1/1Organizational Seattle Federation of Teachers Policyundated
1/2-1/6 Series II: Correspondence 1969-1979
1/2Seattle Public Schools: Board (1 of 2)1973-1978
1/3Seattle Public Schools: Board (2 of 2)1973-1978
1/4Seattle Public Schools1969-1977
1/5John S. Rundbergs File1971
1/6King County Labor Council1976-1979
1/7Seattle Teachers Association1969-1976

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Bottomly, Forbes, creator.
Chichester, J. Bernard, creator.
Dunn, John, fl. 1869-1883, creator.
Miller, Elmer, creator.
Morris, William W., creator.
Pangborn, G. Sally.
Warren, Kenneth R., creator.
Organizations:
AFL-CIO. King County Labor Council of Washington.
AFL-CIO. Washington State Labor Council, creator.
American Federation of Teachers (AFL). Local 200. Seattle. Executive Board, creator.
American Federation of Teachers. Local 200. Seattle. Seattle Minority Teachers' Association, creator.
American Federation of Teachers.Local 200 (Seattle, Wash.)--Archives.
Seattle Public Schools.
Seattle Public Schools.
Washington State Federation of Teachersl.
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