Historical Note

Scope and Content

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Acquisition Info

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Guide to the American Federation of Teachers Local 200 Photograph Collection



PH Collection No.: 707
Creator: American Federation of Teachers. Local 200 (Seattle, Wash.) , collector
Title: American Federation of Teachers Local 200 photograph collection
Date Span: circa 1970-1974
Quantity: 69 photographic prints (1 box) ; various sizes
12 negatives
Location: K196 (prints)
HN1554 (12 negatives in box XND1)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.
Teachers protesting outside Seattle Public Schools Administration Office, 1971. Special Collections, UW Libraries, UW26466z




Historical Note

Labor organization of teachers in Seattle public schools, first established in 1927.

Scope and Content

The collection contains images of Seattle teachers involved in various meetings, strikes, and campaigns. Some photographs were made by Don Wallen and Joel Panzer.

Digital Content

View selections from the collection in digital format.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open to the public.

Restrictions on Use

Restrictions might exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact the repository for details.

Acquisition Info

Gift of Seattle Federation of Teachers, December 21, 1982, and January 27, 1983.

Processing Info

Processed by Solveig Ekenes, 2005.

Photographs were relocated from the American Federation of Teachers Records, Manuscript Collection No. 1909-005 and 1909-006 in the repository, on December 22, 1982, and April 14, 1983.

Separated Material

This photograph collection was originally included in the Records of the American Federation of Teachers Local 200, also located in the University of Washington Libraries' Special Collections Division.


Inventory

 
Box/Folder Item Date
Labor Activities and Protests
SAE Contract Ratification Hearings, Garfield High School
1/11-2People in school auditorium reading papersOctober 1970
Protest at Seattle School Board meeting
Seattle Federation of Teachers pickets the Board's announcement that expected 8.5% salary increase will be reduced to 6%.
1/23Seattle School Board MeetingSeptember 26, 1970
4Teachers in a picket line   View imageSeptember 27, 1970
Petition drive at building representatives' meeting, Regents Room, University Towers

Photographer: Don Wallen
1/35Fred Buptil, Irwin Kremen, Don Burns, and Margot Rowe signing petitionFebruary 25, 1971
6Clifton Buck signing petitionFebruary 25, 1971
7Clifton Buck signing pledge cardFebruary 25, 1971
8Karen Jones and Helen Watkins signing pledge cardsFebruary 25, 1971
9Karen Jones signing pledge cardFebruary 25, 1971
1/410David Selden and Warren Anderson signing the first pledge cardFebruary 25, 1971
11Dave Tucker (right); Rudy Lavrinec and Jack MisenerFebruary 25, 1971
12Ken Warren, Larry Birchett, and Alice Coates with Don Burns in backgroundFebruary 25, 1971
13Ken Warren and Sandy Chock February 25, 1971
14Ken Warren addressing groupFebruary 25, 1971
Left to right: Ross Rieder, Lloyd Zimmerman, Larry Birchett, Ken Warren, David Selden, Stan Bloom.
Seattle teachers protesting proposed cuts of faculty in front of Seattle Public Schools administration office

Photographer: Don Wallen
1/515Pam McCullough with picket signApril 21, 1971
16-17Men with picket signsApril 21, 1971
18Man creating picket signApril 21, 1971
19Clifton Buck leading row of teachers with picket signsApril 21, 1971
20Teachers with picket signsApril 21, 1971
21Teachers looking through pile of picket signsApril 21, 1971
1/622"Getting the vote out" on a levy, King County Labor Council HeadquartersJune 1, 1971
Left to right: Larry Harden, James Isenhour, Helen Watkins, and Julie Pierce.
1/723African-American woman looking through stack of fliers undated
24Two women, one white and one African-American, lighting cigarettes over stacks of fliersundated
25Man sending fliers through a machineundated
1/826-27Ross Reider pushing button on tape recorder with men, a woman and a young girl looking onundated

 
Box/Folder Item Date
Meetings
1/928Margot Rowe, Rainier Beach Building representative, addresses group at January general meetingJanuary 1971
1/1029Members raising hands to vote on a motion at September membership meetingSeptember 1971
30Bob Crosier, Pacific Coast Regional Director of Organization, addresses group at September membership meetingSeptember 1971
1/1131-32John Dunn receiving second place General Excellence Award from Union Teacher Press at a meeting1974
1/1233Ken Warren, Helen Watkins, Stan Bloom, and others at a meetingundated
Item 33 is a contact sheet. Items 33-7 and 33-9 are prints that were made of frames 7 and 9 on the contact sheet.
1/1334Stan Bloom and Larry Birchett at a meetingundated
35-39Stan Bloom, Larry Birchett, Ken Warren at others at same meeting as item 34undated
1/1440Ken Warren and Larry Mar talking to man and woman at a meetingundated
41-45Groups at same meeting as in item 40undated
1/1546Ken Warren with woman at a meetingundated
47Ken Warren addressing Gerry Wells from podiumundated
48Ken Warren sitting at a table with a woman at a meetingundated
1/1649-50Stan Bloom at a meetingundated
51Stan Bloom addressing group at a meetingundated
52Stan Bloom receiving award from Union Teachers Press at a meetingundated

Photographer: Joel Panzer
1/1753Man addressing group from podiumundated

Photographer: Joel Panzer
54Mike Lemberg and Larry Mar at a meetingundated
55Larry Birchett, Ken Warren, and Stan Bloom with others at a meetingundated
56Larry Birchett at microphoneundated
1/1857Three people in front of schoolundated
Color photograph
58People at meetingundated
59Group at meetingundated

Photographer: Don Wallen
1/1960-62Miscellaneous individualsundated

 
Box/Folder Item Date
Classroom activities
1/2063Ken Warren at chalkboardundated
64Boy in front of chalkboard with the famous photograph of group of dead people killed by American soldiers in the My Lai Massacreundated
65Girl doing artwork with glue   View imageundated
66African-American boy painting at desk   View imageundated
67African-American boy playing basketballundated

Subject Terms

Organizations:
American Federation of Teachers Local 200 (Seattle, Wash.)
Subjects:
African American labor union members--Photographs.
Demonstrations--Washington (State)--Seattle--Photographs.
Labor union meetings--Washington (State)--Seattle--Photographs.
Labor union members--Washington (State)--Seattle vPhotographs.
School children--Washington (State)--Seattle--Photographs.
Teacher's unions--Washington (State)--Seatle.
Women labor union members--Photographs.
Genre Headings:
Photographic prints.
Photographs.
Last modified: June 27, 2014
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