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CIO Political Action Committee The CIO in Ohio "Solidarity Forever"

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.034 Author/Creator: CIO Political Action Committee Place Written: Cleveland, Ohio Type: Pamphlet Date: 12 September 1947 Pagination: 71 p. ; 21.5 x 14 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "The CIO in Ohio 'Solidarity Forever'," published by the CIO Political Action Committee dated September 12,1947. Details efforts to unionize in Ohio; establishing auto, alcohol, garment, gas, industrial, lithography, office and paraprofessional, paper, public, retail, rubber, and steel industry unions; includes financial statements and legislation working against and for union rights.

People: Abel, I.W., 1908-1987
Bevis, Howard L., 1885-1968
Clayman, Jacob, 1905-1991
Eby, Kermit, 1903-1962
Herbert, Thomas J., 1894-1974
Kroll, Jack, 1885-1971
Metzenbaum, Howard, 1917-2008
Murray, Philip, 1886-1952
Peppercorn, Beryl, 1892-1969
Van Aken, William R., 1912-1993

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: World War IIWorker's rightsLaborEconomicsFinanceWomen's HistoryUnionsActivism

Sub Era: The Politics of Reform

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