Merger Committee of A.F.L and C.I.O Signs Agreement

Identifier:
030157
Collection Number:
A&M 1658
Title:
Merger Committee of A.F.L and C.I.O Signs Agreement
Date:
1957
Description:
"Merger Agreement Signed- Culminating months of negotiations between W. Va State Federation of Labor (A.F.L) and the W. Va State Industrial Union Council (C.I.O), representatives of both groups formally sign an agreement on September 24, 1957 which paved the way for the merger convention on November 22, 1957. Shown (seated, left to right) are Benjamin W. Skeen, S.F.L secretary-treasurer; E. A. Carter, S.F.L president; Oscar L. Davis, I.U.C president and Miles C. Stanley, I.U.C secretary treasurer;(standing, left to right) Rene V. Zabeau and James Q. Papas, S.F.L vice-presidents; Rezin Hudkins, John Lambert and Charles Hess, I.U.C vice-presidents."
Subjects:
Portraits--State Federation of Labor.
Personal Names:
Hudkins, Rezin., Hess, Charles., Papas, James Q., Stanley, Miles C., Davis, Oscar L., Lambert, John., Zabeau, Rene V., Skeen, Benjamin W., Carter, Eugene A.
Acquisition Method:
Acquired
Medium:
print
Projects:
West Virginia History OnView