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United States War and Navy Department Certificate, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, circa 1915


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Summary:A certificate presented to the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America by the United States War and Navy Departments, circa 1915. The certificate reads: "War and Navy Departments / United States of America / This Certifies that United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners of America have assured the War and Navy Departments that they will gladly reemploy everybody who formerly worked with them, and left to serve in the Army or Navy during the Great War." It is signed by a representative of the War and Navy Departments and carries the United States government seal.
Creator:United States. Navy Dept.
United States. War Dept.
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects: United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
United States. Navy Dept.
United States. War Dept.
Genre:Certificates
ArchivesUM location:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America archives
  • series 9
  • box 42
  • folder 9 - War & Navy Department Certificate, circa 1917
  • accession 1995-94
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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