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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

University of Texas Arlington

Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.) Dues Book:

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: McQuery, J. E.
Title: Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.) Dues Book
Dates: 1914-1917
Abstract: J. E. McQuery was initiated into the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Thurber Junction Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.) on April 16, 1910, as a box repairer. This collection contains a singular dues book with stamps from his dues paid.
Identification: AR689
Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear feet)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Historical Note

J. E. McQuery was initiated into the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Thurber Junction Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.) on April 16, 1910, as a box repairer. The dues book records a sequence of dues stamps from 1914-1917. The Brotherhood of Railway Carmen experienced multiple mergers with other companies, causing the local unions to be reordered. As of 2016, the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen is a subsidiary of the Transportation Communications Union.

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Scope and Contents

The Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.) collection consists of the solitary dues book belonging to J. E. McQuery, dated from 1914-1917.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
McQuery, J. E.--Archives.
Organizations
Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.)
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

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Related Material

AR688: Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Local 514 (Waco, Tex.) Records

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Legacy gift, date of gift is unknown.

Citation

Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, Lodge 491 (Mingus, Tex.) Dues Book, AR689, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Legacy gift, date of gift is unknown.

Accessioned as number 93-26.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and finding aid created by Meagan Brewer in September 2016.

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