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Preliminary Guide to the Antonia Bohan 1995 AFL-CIO Convention Delegate Collection
1995-1996



Manuscript Collection No.: 5579
Accession No.: 5579-001
Creator: Bohan, Antonia K. , creator
Title: Antonia Bohan 1995 AFL-CIO Convention Delegate collection
Dates : 1995-1996
Quantity: .39 cubic feet (1 box and 1 oversized folder)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.



Biographical Note

Antonia "Toni" Bohan, the retiring Director of the Everett Contract Administration Office of Service Employees International Union, Local 925 Former president of SEIU Local 120, which merged into Local 925 around 2001. She collected this material as a Service Employees International Union delegate to the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) convention that elected John Sweeney president of the in 1995.

Arrangement

Arranged as received

Scope and Content

Printed ephemera, an audiocassette, buttons, and a convention delegate badge, 1995. The material documents the links between locals of the SEIU and their Internatinoal union in campaigning for Sweeney's election at the convention. Delegates played a key role in "whipping" the crowd up, lobbying for Sweeney with other delegates, and building support for Sweeney on the convention floor.

Restrictions on Access

Access to archival recordings: Due to the fragility of archival tape recordings, potential users may be required to arrange for transfer to digital format before the material can be accessed. Please contact Special Collections for further information.

Restrictions on Use

The creators' literary rights have not been transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info

Source: Toni Bohan, 2010 December 08


Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Bohan, Antonia K--Archives.
Organizations:
AFL-CIO.
Service Employees International Union. Local 925 (Seattle, Wash.)
Last modified: February 7, 2013
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