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Greater New Haven Labor History Association

267 Chapel Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06513

Email: info@laborhistory.org

Phone: 203-777-2756

Repository URL: http://www.laborhistory.org/ External Link

Repository description (extant): Our Mission
The mission of the Greater New Haven Labor History Association is to collect, preserve, and share the history of working people in the Greater New Haven Area.

Who We Are
* A membership-based organization comprised of individuals and organizations with an interest in labor history
* A forum for discussing labor history and a central resource for the Greater New Haven area
* An educational resource and a historical archive center for records pertaining to our local labor history
* We are a certified non-profit 501(c)3 organization

What We Do
* Create traveling exhibits and install them in community venues
* Preserve and maintain an archival repository of individuals' papers and local union records, documents and artifacts of historical significance
* Organize public events such as workshops, walking tours, book-signings, film festivals, talks by esteemed labor historians and the GNHLHA Annual Meeting
* Offer Records Inventory Services and access by appointment to many of our historical archives
* Conduct projects such as oral history interviews with retired workers
* Present the August Lewis Troup Award annually to individuals in recognition of their personal contributions to the labor community

Repository type: Local History Organization

Collections:

[Lula White interview]
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America Local 125 and the International Ladies Garment Workers Union
International Association of Machinists Local 609 [New Haven, Conn.]

 

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