Romualdi, Serafino, 1900-1967
AFL Latin American representative; Inter-American representative, AFL (1948) and AFL-CIO; founded the Inter-American Confederation of Labor (CIT) which later became the Inter-American Regional Organization of Workers (ORIT); Assistant Secretary, ORIT; founded International Confederation of Free Trade Unions (ICFTU); Executive Director, American Institute for Free Labor Development (AIFLD).
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
AFL and AFL-CIO International Affairs Department, AFL Advisors to the United Nations Economic and Social Council records
The American Federation of Labor (AFL) maintained an interest in international trade unionism for many years. During World War II, David Dubinsky and Matthew Woll headed the AFL's international efforts. These papers are the correspondence of the AFL advisors to the United Nations Economic and Social Council from 1945 to 1952. Primary correspondents are Matthew Woll, David Dubinsky, and Toni Sender.
Series 9 materials reflect the AFL and AFL-CIO's evolving foreign policy and Meany's concerns in the international field from the postwar period to 1960, that is, from the later years of his tenure as AFL secretary-treasurer through the early years of his AFL and AFL-CIO Presidency. Types of materials include letters, memoranda, and reports.
This series consists of files relating to Romualdi's work with the Free Trade Union Committee (FTUC), AFL, from 1945 to 1947, as well as miscellaneous files from his tenure with the AFL and AFL-CIO's International Affairs Department. Material types include correspondence; minutes; reports; periodicals.