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First Convention - United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Chicago, Illinois, 1881

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Summary:Portrait of the participants at the first Convention of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America held in Chicago, Illinois, in 1881. The Convention opened August 8 at the Trades Assembly Hall. The meeting was attended by 36 delegates from 11 cities.
Century:1801-1900
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Illinois
Place of origin – Settlement:Chicago
Temporal subject: 1881-1890
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Illinois
Geographical subject – Settlement:Chicago
Topical subjects:Labor Unions
Carpenters
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
Carpenters' unions
Meetings
ArchivesUM location:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America archives
  • series 14
  • subseries 1
  • box 9
  • folder 1 - Conventions - General Conventions 1-7, 1881-1892
  • accession 1995-94
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:Labor in America Collection