Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Restrictions on Use

Inventory

Subject Terms


Guide to the Snohomish County Central Labor Council Records
1915-1999



Manuscript Collection No.: 3531
Creator: Snohomish County Central Labor Council , creator
Title: Snohomish County Central Labor Council records
Date Span: 1915-1999
Quantity: approximately 25 cubic feet
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Historical Note

Labor organization

Originally called the Everett Central Labor Council, this AFL-CIO affiliated organization intended to unite the wide variety of trade unions in Snohomish County, WA, assist in the formation of new unions, influence public opinion to favor the cause of labor, act as arbiters in disputes between employers and union members, and work for increased benefits for wage earners

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. 3531-001
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1927-1977
22.5' linear
Scope and Content
Correspondence, 1930-1973; minutes, 1930-1945, 1947-1956, 1959-1965, 1968-1977; committee files, financial records, other related files, 1927-1977.
Other Finding Aids
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Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Everett Public Library, August 04, 1983

  
Accession No. 3531-002
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1947-1983
3' linear
Scope and Content
Correspondence, 1973-1981; minutes, 1956-1966, 1977; C.O.P.E. minutes, 1958-1964; financial records, other related files.
Files in this accession overlap and continue those in acc. no. 3531-001.
Other Finding Aids
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Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Central Labor Council, Snohomish County, January 13, 1984

  
Accession No. 3531-003
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1965-1984
6' linear
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, financial records, reports, conferences and conventions, newsletters, clippings, subject series.
This accession includes records of the Central Labor Council 1971-1984 (bulk 1982-1984) and records of one local, Teachers Local 1690 of Edmonds 1965-1976.
Other Finding Aids
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Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Central Labor Council, Snohomish County, August 01, 1986

  
Accession No. 3531-004
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1986-1987
5" linear
Scope and Content
Correspondence, 1986-1987.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Mike Sells, Everett Education Association. Extra source date: 11/14/88, March 11, 1988

  
Accession No. 3531-005
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1915-1989
7.5" linear
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, news releases, newsletters, mailings, subject series, 1984-1989; Central Labor Council, Everett files, 1915-1947.
Other Finding Aids
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Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Records stored offsite; advance notice required for use.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Everett Public Library, current mailings, December 08, 1989

  
Accession No. 3531-006
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1990
2.5" linear
Scope and Content
Correspondence, 1989-1990 (less than 1% is 1989)
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Central Labor Council, Snohomish County, January 10, 1991

  
Accession No. 3531-007
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1984-1991
7.5" linear
Scope and Content
General correspondence, 1984-1986, 1989-1991.
One file, 1986, regards the Everett Naval Homeport.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Central Labor Council, Snohomish County, November 18, 1992

  
Accession No. 3531-008
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1992
ca. .5" linear
Scope and Content
Questionnaires, 1992.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Central Labor Council, Snohomish County, February 24, 1993

  
Accession No. 3531-009
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1973-1992
.42 cu. ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content
Minutes (1977-1981, 1988-1990, 1992), correspondence (1973-1974, 1977-1978), financial reports (1988-1990), photographs. Three of the correspondence files deal primarily with requests by member unions for the sanction of the Central Council for strikes.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Snohomish County Central Labor Council, August 18, 1995

  
Accession No. 3531-010
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1915-1998
.42 cu. ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content
Outgoing correspondence (1991-1993), minutes (1991), newsletters (1993-1998), and related material. Also includes minutes of the Everett Labor Journal Publishing Company (1915-1920). Span dates of this accession are 1915-1998.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Snohomish County Central Labor Council, June 24, 1998

  
Accession No. 3531-011
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1971-1983
0.21 cubic ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content
Financial records; 1971-1983
Includes monthly and annual financial statement reports for the Snohomish County Labor Council, AFL/CIO and both federal and payroll tax reports for SCLC employees
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Mike Sells, December 15, 1998

  
Accession No. 3531-012
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1992-1996
0.42 cubic ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, awards and honors; 1992-1996
Incoming and outgoing correspondence was primarily created by Mike Sells while serving as Secretary-Treasurer of the Snohomish County Labor Council, AFL-CIO. Correspondence files includes photographs, clippings, reports, survey forms, and awards. Also includes a City of Everett Proclaimation honoring union-produced products and services with Union Label Week, September 7-13, 1992
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries
Acquisition Info
Mike Sells, January 01, 1999

  
Accession No. 3531-013
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1992-1998
0.42 cubic ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial records, subject files, photographs; 1992-1998
Subject files include correspondence, statistics, and reports related to local affiliations, evaluations of legislators' performance on children's issues in the 1997-1998 Legislature, and the issue of mining in the Granite Falls project
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries
Acquisition Info
Snohomish County Labor Council, March 08, 1999

  
Accession No. 3531-014
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1950-1999
0.03 cubic ft. (1 folder)
Scope and Content
Constitutions, bylaws, awards and honors; 1950-1999
Includes three copies of the Everett Central Labor Council constitution and bylaw (1950) and three proclaimations issued by Snohomish County, Govenor Gary Locke, and the City of Everett recognizing Worker Memorial Day on April 28, 1999
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.
Acquisition Info
Mike Sells, January 01, 2000.

  
Accession No. 3531-015
Snohomish County Central Labor Council records , 1933-1998 (Bulk: 1998)
0.21 cubic ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, publications, membership records.
Incoming and outgoing correspondence was primarily created by Mike Sells while serving as Secretary-Treasurer of the Snohomish County Labor Council, AFL-CIO. Also includes a copy of The Labor Journal, a publication of the A.F. of L Unions of Everett and Vicinity, dated September 2, 1977 and a certificate of membership for the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees of America, dated November 1, 1933
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users
Restrictions on Use
Literary rights of representatives of the records-creating organization transferred to the University of Washington Libraries
Acquisition Info
Snohomish County Labor Council, February 18, 2000

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Bone, Homer Truett, 1883-1970, creator.
Cope, Phil L., creator.
Jackson, Henry M. (Henry Martin), 1912-1983, creator.
Magnuson, Warren G. (Warren Grant), 1905-1989., creator.
Wallgren, Monrad C. (Monrad Charles), 1891-1961, creator.
Wright, William M., creator.
Organizations:
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education, creator.
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education, creator.
AFL-CIO. Union Label and Service Trades Dept, creator.
AFL-CIO. Washington State Labor Council, creator.
AFL-CIO. Washington State Labor Council. Executive Board, creator.
AFL-CIO. Washington State Labor Council. United Labor Lobby, creator.
American Federation of Teachers. Local 1690 (Edmonds, Wash.), creator.
Everett Central Labor Council (Wash.), creator.
Everett Union Card and Label Council (Wash.), creator.
Snohomish County Central Labor Council--Archives.
Snohomish County Citizens' Council, creator.
Snohomish County Mental Health Clinic, creator.
U.S. Navy. Naval Station (Everett, Wash.)
Washington State Federation of Labor, creator.
Washington State Federation of Union Card and Labor Councils, creator.
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