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Guide to the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 131 (Seattle, Washington) Records



Manuscript Collection No.: 1228
Creator: United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 131 (Seattle, Wash.)
Title: United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 131 Records
Date Span: 1888-1960
Quantity: 12 cubic feet
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Historical Note

Trade union organization. Local 131 is a Seattle affiliate of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.

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Open to all users

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Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.


Inventory

  
Accession No. 1228-001
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 131 Records,
12 cubic feet (10 boxes and 2 ledgers)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, financial records, ephemera; 1888-1960.
Includes Washington Benevolent Association records and minutes of the Portland, Seattle, and Tacoma Building Trades Councils.
Acquisition Info
Robert Simon, Secretary, Carpenters Local 131, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, September 10, 1969
Arrangement
The records have been divided into two record groups according to creator:
RECORD GROUP 1 is divided into seven series and subseries to reflect the records formats and activities of the union. As well, this record group has two subgroups that reflect the creating committee within Carpenters Local 131.
Box/FolderDate
RECORD GROUP 1: CARPENTERS AND JOINERS OF AMERICA, LOCAL 131 1888-1960
1/1 SERIES I: ORGANIZATIONAL FEATURES 1890-1936
1/1Organizational Features1890-1936
1/2-1/11 SERIES II: INCOMING LETTERS 1919-1952
1/2Incoming Letters1919-1930
1/3Incoming Letters1932
1/4Incoming Letters and Newsletters - Hardy, J.L.(local 131), Duffy, Frank (National Sec.)1938-1939
1/5Incoming Letters and Newsletters - Hardy, J.L.(local 131), Duffy, Frank (National Sec.)1940
1/6Incoming Letters and Newsletters - Hardy, J.L.(local 131), Duffy, Frank (National Sec.)1941-1942
1/7Incoming Letters and Newsletters - Hardy, J.L.(local 131) and Gen Exec Board1943-1948
1/8Incoming Letters and Newsletters1948
1/9Incoming Letters and NewslettersJanuary 1949-June 1949
1/10Incoming Letters and NewslettersJuly 1949-December 1949
1/11Incoming Letters and Newsletters1950-January 1952
1/12-1/14 SERIES III: GENERAL CORRESPONDENCE 1939-1947
1/12General Correspondence1939-1943
1/13General Correspondence1945-1946
1/14General Correspondence1947-1947
1/15 SERIES IV: APPLICATIONS 1932-1933
1/15Applications to Retirement Home Lakeland, Florida1932-1933
1/16 SERIES V: TRIAL PROCEEDINGS 1925
1/16Trail ProceedingAugust 8, 1925
1/17-2/7 SERIES VI: MINUTES 1908-1960
1/17-1/20, 2/4-2/7 SUBSERIES A: MINUTES OF UBCJA LOCAL 131 1908-1960
1/17Minutes of Local 1311908-October 1909
1/18Minutes of Local 131November 1909-May 1913
1/19Minutes of Local 131June 1913-July 2, 1918
1/20Minutes of Local 131July 9, 1918-June 17, 1924
2/4Minutes of Local 131June 1924-March 1933
2/5Minutes of Local 131April 1933-August 1940
2/6Minutes of Local 131June 1945-May 1950
2/7Minutes of Local 131June 1950-December 1960
2/1-2/3 SUBSERIES B: MINUTES OF OTHERS April 1923-December 1923
2/1Minutes of Portland District Council of CarpentersApril 1923-December 1923
2/2Minutes of the Seattle Building Trades CouncilAugust 1928-March 1929
2/3Minutes of Tacoma District Council of CarpentersJune 1923-December 1923
3/1-3/13, 4/1-4/2, 4/5-4/10, 4/12, 4/14-4/16, 5/1-6/7, 6/9, 7/1-8/3 , Oversize Boxes 9/1-10/1, 10/4-10/5, 11/2-11/5 SERIES VII: FINANCIAL RECORDS 1888-1954
3/1-3/13, 4/1, 4/5-4/10, 4/14-4/16 SUBSERIES A: FINANCIAL RECORDS CONVENTIONAL SIZE October 1897-1954
3/1Sick BenefitsAugust 1902-April 1910
3/2Donations / Locker RentalsApril 1, 1903-December 31, 1916
3/3Employee Tax, Payroll Taxes for Local 131 and Wash Benevolent Association1943-1951
3/4Financial Secretary's Report1913-1945
3/5Warrants for Contingent Funds1908-1911
3/6General Fund Check Register1922-1925
3/7Treasurer's Receipt BookOctober 1897-August 1899
3/8Treasurer's Cash BookJuly 1900-June 1901
3/9Treasurer's Cash BookJuly 1901-June 1902
3/10Treasurer's Cash BookJuly 1902-December 1902
3/11Fines and Expulsions1901-1923
3/12Initiation Fees1904-1906
3/13Application Fees1910-1914
4/1Rental Records For Hall1906-1924
4/5Local 131 Check RegisterMarch 1932-August 1936
4/6Membership DirectoryUndated
4/7Membership DirectoryUndated
4/8Membership DirectoryUndated
4/9Edison Tech Training Courses1950-1950
4/10Minutes of the Ways and Means Committee1910-1911
4/14State Labor Directories1953-1954
4/15Convention Annual and Reports1913-1953
4/16Lease Agreements1909-1931
5/1-6/7, 6/9, 7/1-8/3, 9/1-10/1, 10/4-10/5, 11/2-11/5 SUBSERIES B: OVERSIZE FINANCIAL RECORDS 1888-1942
5/1Ledger of Dues and Assessments1888-1890
5/2Ledger of Dues and Assessments1888-1899
5/3Ledger of Dues and Assessments1891-1898
5/4Ledger of Dues and Assessments [ Ledger #1]1900
5/5Ledger of Dues and Assessments1901
5/6Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsMay 1902-November 1902
5/7Ledger of Dues and Assessments1903
6/1Ledger of Dues and Assessments [Ledger #2]1900
6/2Ledger of Dues and Assessments1908-1909
6/3Ledger of Dues and Assessments1914-1922
6/4Expense Book1901
6/5Expense Book1902
6/6Ledger of Income and Expenses Local 131May 1903-December 1903
6/7Warrant Book, Local 1311904-1906
6/9General Fund LedgerMarch 1938-December 1942
7/1Financial Ledger1889
7/2Financial Ledger1888
7/3Financial Ledger1910-1913
7/4Ledger of Dues and Assessments1926-1929
8/1Financial Ledger1916-1942
8/2Financial Ledger1905-1916
8/3Ledger of Dues and Assessments1902-1902
9/1Ledger of Dues and Assessments1916-1918
9/2Ledger of Dues and Assessments1904-1907
10/1Ledger of Dues and Assessments1921
10/4Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsJanuary 2, 1905-December 30, 1905
10/5Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsJanuary 1, 1904-December 31, 1904
11/2Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsJanuary 23, 1929-June 30, 1931
11/3Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsJanuary 1, 1907-August 25, 1908
11/4Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsAugust 26, 1909-July 26, 1910
11/5Ledger of Dues and AssessmentsSeptember 29, 1920-November 27, 1923
4/2 RECORD SUBGROUP A: CARPENTERS AND JOINERS OF AMERICA. LOCAL 131. WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE 1910-1911
4/2Accounts Payable1917-1933
4/12 RECORD SUBGROUP B: CARPENTERS AND JOINERS OF AMERICA. LOCAL 131. CARPENTERS UNION BUILDING COMPANY. December 1911-December 1922
4/12Minutes and Dissolution of Carpenters Union Building Committee1901
3/3, 3/14, 4/3, 4/4, 6/7, 4/11, 4/13, 10/2-10/3, 11/1 RECORD GROUP 2: WASHINGTON BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION. 1905-1931
4/11 SERIES I: MINUTES 1905-1908
4/11Minutes of the Washington Benevolent Association1905-1908
3/3, 3/14, 4/3, 4/4, 6/8, 10/2-10/3, 11/1 SERIES II: FINANCIAL RECORDS 1905-1951
3/3Employee Tax, Payroll Taxes for Local 131 and Washington Benevolent Association1943-1951
3/14Monthly Expenses of General, Contingent and Washington Benevolent Association Funds1923-1935
4/3Weekly Expenses of General, Contingent and Washington Benevolent Society FundsDecember 1911-December 1922

Subject Terms

Organizations:
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.Local 131 (Seattle, Wash.)--Archives.
Washington Benevolent Association.
Last modified: May 13, 2014
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