Historical Note

Arrangement

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Restrictions on Use

Inventory   [ + ]

Subject Terms


Preliminary Guide to the Washington State Federation of Teachers Records
1937-2006



Manuscript Collection No.: 2201
Creator: Washington State Federation of Teachers , creator
Title: Washington State Federation of Teachers records
Date Span: 1937-2006
Quantity: 22.39 cubic feet
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Historical Note

The Washington State Federation of Teachers was established in 1935. Sometime after 1976, Washington State Federation of Teachers changed its name to Washington Federation of Teachers. It is affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers and is actively organizing colleges and universities in Washingtion State. Ross K. Rieder was president in 1969. Al Brisbois was president, 1981.

Arrangement

Arranged in eight accessions:

  • Accession No. 2201-001, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1937-1965
  • Accession No. 2201-002, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1962-1972
  • Accession No. 2201-003, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1968-1972
  • Accession No. 2201-004, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1952-1980
  • Accession No. 2201-005, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1969-1978
  • Accession No. 2201-006, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1950-1978
  • Accession No. 2201-007, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1970-1985
  • Accession No. 2201-008, Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1947-2006

Scope and Content

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

Restrictions on Access

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

Restrictions on Use

Consult the restrictions governing reproduction and use for each of the accessions listed below.


Inventory

  
Accession No. 2201-001
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1937-1965
2 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, reports, speeches, ephemera.
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
Donated by Frank N. Morris, 2/10/1969.

  
Accession No. 2201-002
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1962-1972
2 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, minutes, financial records, reports, ephemera.
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
Donated by Ross Rieder, 9/5/1973.

  
Accession No. 2201-003
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, circa 1968-1972
1.39 cubic feet (3 boxes)
Scope and Content
Correspondence, reports, case files, ephemera.
Other Finding Aids
View inventory/container list
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
Donated by the Federation, 3/9/1976.

  
Accession No. 2201-004
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1952-1980 (Bulk: 1974-1979)
10 cubic feet (10 boxes)
Scope and Content
Organizational material, correspondence, minutes, financial records, conferences and conventions, legal documents, clippings, "Daily Productions", subject series.
"Daily Productions" include outgoing letters, minutes, agendas, and other material, arranged chronologically.
Other Finding Aids
View inventory/container list
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
Donated by the Federation, 8/27/1981.

  
Accession No. 2201-005
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1969-1978 (Bulk: 1976-1978)
.44 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Minutes, 1976-1979; correspondence, reports, contracts, press releases, newsletter, conferences and conventions, 1969-1972.
Bulk of the accession is minutes of the Executive Board, 1976-1978.
Other Finding Aids
View inventory/container list
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
Donated by the Federation, 5/8/1984.

  
Accession No. 2201-006
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1950-1978
.56 cubic feet
Scope and Content
Correspondence, press releases, newsletters, conferences and conventions, clippings, ephemera.
1969 correspondence of Ross K. Rieder, Washington State Federation of Teachers president. Bulk of accession is records of four local union: Teachers, American Federation of (AFL). Local 200, Seattle.; (AFL). Local 1789, Seattle Community College.; AFL. Local 1485, Yakima Valley College.; AFL. Local 772, Everett.
Other Finding Aids
View inventory/container list
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
Donated by the Federation, 10/22/1984.

  
Accession No. 2201-007
Washington State Federation of Teachers
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1970-1985
1 cubic foot (1 box)
Scope and Content
Executive Board minutes 1970-1972, 1979: correspondence, reports, daily productions, conferences and conventons, 1972-1985.
Other Finding Aids
View inventory/container list
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
Donated by the Federation, 9/1/1987.

  
Accession No. 2201-008
Washington State Federation of Teachers records, 1947-2006 (Bulk: 1977-2006)
5 cubic feet (5 boxes)
Arrangement
Arranged as received.
Scope and Content
Newsletters, conference proceedings, minutes, project files, legal materials, planning files, local branch records, subject files, and other materials.
Restrictions on Access
Open to all users.
Acquisition Info
Washington State Federation of Teachers, February and May 2009
Box/FolderDate
1 AFT/Seattle "Professional"
1 Agency Shop
1 Classified Project
1 CBA's
1 CC/TC ConferenceJan. 1993
1 Convention2000
1 Convention Resolutions1999
1Convention Resolutions1998
1 Convention1997
1 Edmonds CC Kobe Decision
1 WFT Convention1996
1 Ex BdJune 1999
1Ex BdJuly 1999
1Ex BdMay 1999
1 Ex BdApril 1999
1 Ex BdMarch 99
1 Ex BdFeb. 1999
1 Ex BdJan. 1999
1 WFT Ex Bd Minutes1999
1Ex BdJuly 1998
1 Ex BdApril-June 1998
1Ex BdJan-March 1998
1 Ex BdFeb. 1998
1 Ex Bd Jan. 1998
1Ex Bd Nov/Dec1998
1Ex Bd Oct. 1998
1 Ex BdSept. 1998
1 Ex Bd Minutes 1998
1 Ex Bd Minutes 1997
1 Ex Bd Minutes 1996
1 Ex Bd Minutes1995
1 Ex Bd Minutes1994
1 Ex Bd Minutes1993
1WFT Keep:
1 Collective Bargaining1978
1 Collective Bargaining1977
1Collective Bargaining Leg. Hist.To 1980
1 Equity Campaign1999
1Higher Ed. Conference1999
1 Higer Ed. Conference1997
1 Edmonds Case File
1WFT Literature
1Hudson Background
1 WFT Policies Handbook
1 K-12 Council
1K-12 Council Minutes
1Legal Decisions
2 WFT/AFT-WSU Agreement
2DOC Education Program
2 WFT Strategic Plan1996
2WFT Task Force on Statewide Bargaining Issues
2 WFT/WEA
2 WPEA
2 WPEA Affiliation Info1986
2WSU Clerical
2Yakima Class ORG1998
2Legal Defense Requests1997
2 Legal Defense Request1996
2Legal Defense Request1995
2 Legal Defense: Copies of correspondence
2Legal Assistance Plan
2 Legal Assistance Plan1997
2Misc. Legal Defense1975-1990
2Legal Opinion: Evergreen Clause
2 Legal Candidates1996
2Legislative Testimony
2 LegisLetter file
2Lobby Day1991
2Lobby Day1992
2Lobby Day
2LWTC-ULP
2WEA/WFT Co-op papers
2Organizing Opportunities
2Organizing Material
2Organizing/Puyallup PARAS
2 Ortblad Case1998
2 Peninsula College 2-93
2Personnel File legislation
2Pierce Negotiations Proposal
2Political Action Workshop
2PR Campaign
2PSE Superior Court1993
2PT disparity1997
2PT equity
2PT dues
2PT provisions (CCS)
2PT equity campaignh
2PT lawsuit/wages
2PT meeting
2 PT organizing project
2PSE/WFT talks
2Public Employee Collective Bargaining
2Reasonable Assurance Bill
2Release Time1997
2Restructuring Task Force
2Running Start
2SB 6306 Tenure
2 Voc. Ed.
2 Technology (NK)
2Tenure Memos
2Tenure Reviews SHB 5878
2Training Committe1996
2ULWU Anti-Disaffiliation Campaign
2UCWU Election1999
2 UCWU Election1999
2 UFE Due Process
2Unemployment
2ULI Washington1998
3AFT: WEA CC Council1986
3Classified Council1989-1992
3WFT Community College Council1994
3Minutes CC Council1994/1995
3AFT Computer IBM
3WFT Com College Council1996
3WFT Com College Council1997
3CC Council Agenda/Minutes1987
3Port Orchard Federation of Teacheres Local 807
3Edmonds Federation of Teachers Local 1690
4Aberdeen Strike1972 and 1977
3Aberdeen Federation of Teachers
3Bremerton Federation of Teachers Local 336
3Western correspondence
3Buckley
3Rainier School Federation of Service and Teaching Aides, AFT #3390
3Classifeid Survey
3Classified Meetings1997
3Classified Newsletter
3ULI Washington/ Howard Johnson
3ULI WA: Port Ludlow 10/251996
3LI1995
3ULI: Washington1994
3ULI Washington1992
3ULI Washington1998
3Leadership Conference1991
3VTI Instructor Survey
3WSFT Leg Com1970
3WFT Legislation1965
3WFT1947
3VTI Survey 4-90
3Wakeup Call newsletter1982/1983
3WFT Executive Board1989/1990
3WFT Executive Board1985
3WFT and AHE PT Faculty RallyFeb. 1998
3WFT misc
4Constitutions1997-1999
4Constitutions 1993-1996
4Constitutions 1988-1992
4Constitutions 1970-1989
4Extra Copies of Material on Four Year Faculty in Nation
4 APT Project File
4Grays Harbor C.C.
4 Everett
4 Pierce College
4Counselor Staff
4 Equity Packet1998
4Part Time Survey
4 Constituencies: Part Time
4 Technical College Council
4Part Time Caucus 1992
4 Faculty Seminars2001
4 NCSL1997
4 NCSL 2000
4Contingent Worker2000
4Ergonomics Rule and Safety 2000
4 AFLCIO UI Advisory Committee2004
4Pension Work Group
4 PEPC1999
4 Retirement System Three
4 Updates on TIA/CREF1996
4 Retirement1987-1988
4Labor Law Update
4 Post Tenure Evaluation
4Part Time Pro-Rata bill 2000
4 Legislative Session Fliers2000
4Labor Board Members
4SBCTC and Legislative Material1993
4 Legislative Session2001
4Legislative Priorities and Fliers2005
4 Budget Conference 1995
4 Pension Bill
4 Legislative Misc2005
4Increments 2006
4 Performance Contract
4 Legislative 2004
4Performance Contract 2005
4 Part Time Bills
4 Part Time Bill 1996
4 Legislative2004
4Tuition Fee Waiver bills
4Legislative Program2004
4 Legislative Issues1998-1999
4 Legislative Equity Comp
4Legislative 2004
4Legislative 2003
4 Legislative 2001
4 Charter Schools 2003
4 Higher Ed Legislative2002
4SERS Optional
4Shared Tenure 1992
4 Housing Allowance2002
4Accountability 2001
4Vocational Certification 2002
4Books and Materials2006
4 Sick Leave Bill 2006
4 Part Time Sick Leave 2004
4 Legislative Agenda2001
4 RnD Tax Exemptions 2004
4 Higher Ed 2003
4Unemployment Comp Cases
4August 4-9 Leg Conf in Philadelphia
4Bus Driver bill
4 Legislative Session1998
4 Governor’s Task Force on Higher Ed
4 General Legislative Program
4Work Certificates and Photos
4General Legislative Program
4Affirmative Action I-200
4Work Force Training1988
4Higher Ed TIA/CREF1996
4UI Labor Caucus
4 UI Staff
4Correspondence1992
4 AFT/WA old misc
4 Staff work on council responsibilities
4Staff Meeting 2000
4Staff Material2003
4 Staff Issues
4 WFT Correspondence
4AFT WSU
4 Classified Council Issues 1999
4Retirees
4AFT/WA E Board Strategic Planning
4WFT/WEA Merger Talks
4Merger Talks
4Spotlight 2002
4AFT WA
4 Community College Council 1995
4 Legislative Program 2005
4 Convention Resolutions1995
4 Convention2003
4 Convention1999
4Legislative Program2002
4Legislative Program1993
4 UFWF2005
4 UofW Organizing2002
4UofW Conference
4 UFWF Strategy
4 World Trade Organization Rally1999
4Fliers & Handouts2003
4Thank you for COPE Contribution
4TA Collective Bargaining
4R-55
4 COPE Committee2006
4COPE Endorsement2004
4 COPE Pledge Drive2005
4 Initiative 20002000
5Legisletter1999
5 Legisletter1998
5Legisletter1997
5Legisletter1996
5Legisletter1995
5Legisletter1994
5Legisletter1993
5Legisletter1992
5Legisletter1991
5Legisletter1983-1990
5Legisletter
5Misc
5Evelyn Rieder1987-1998
5WFT College Council1987-1988
5PEMCO 1993
5Misc Corr R. Carlstrom/E Rieder1992-1993
5WFT Carlstrom, Roger misc
5Save Our College campaign
5Part Time1984-1985
5Part Time Task Force
5Part Time Survey
5Keith Hoeller
5Part Time Rally
5Legal Case misc1974-1988
5 PNW Labor College certificate
5Bus Driver Assault Bill
5 WA Teacher 1959-1974
5WFT Local officer1994-2000
5Resolution1997-2000
5Ron Bell/Susan Levy
5Retirees
5Constitution 2000-2002
5 Executive Bd minutes2001
5 Executive Bd2000
5 Executive Bd minutes2002
5 Executive Bd2001
5 AFT grants1993
5AFT/NEA Project File
5AFT/NEA merger
5Equity Campaign2000
5Equity Campaign1998-1999
5 Lobby Day1999
5Correspondence misc
5 E Board minutes2000

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Brisbois, Alfred K., creator.
Graves, H. D., creator.
Johnson, Ralph Whitney, 1923-, creator.
Miller, Elmer, creator.
Paschal, Harold, creator.
Rieder, Ross K.
Organizations:
American Federation of Teachers. Local 1789 (Seattle Community College), creator.
American Federation of Teachers. Local 200 (Seattle, Wash.), creator.
American Federation of Teachers. Local 2298 (Kirkland, Wash.), creator.
American Federation of Teachers. Local 336 (Bremerton, Wash.), creator.
American Federation of Teachers. Local 772 (Everett, Wash.), creator.
Washington Education Association, creator.
Washington State Federation of Labor, creator.
Washington State Federation of Teachers--Archives.
Washington State Federation of Teachers. College and University Council, creator.
Washington State Federation of Teachers. Executive Board, creator.
Washington State Federation of Teachers. K-12 Council, creator.
Washington State Federation of Teachers. President, creator.
Washington State Federation of Teachers. Retired Teachers' Federation, creator.
Subjects:
Teachers' unions--Washington (State)
Last modified: February 16, 2013
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