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Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1946-1960

 Series 6

The largest series in the collection consists of correspondence reflecting Meany's wide-ranging interests and activities beyond the labor movement (i.e., correspondence with church and civic organizations, research institutes, and prominent individuals).


  • 1946-1960

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to the public and must be used in the Special Collections reading room. Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.


30.00 Linear Feet


The series is arranged alphabetically by individual correspondent or organization, although in a few instances subject headings appear (e.g., education, housing). When there are a significant number of letters between Meany and a particular correspondent, a separate file has been created following the general alphabetical run. (For example, "Allied Printing Trades Councils" follows correspondence Aa-Az).

Related Materials

The researcher should note that many of the letters in this series complement others by the same correspondents in RG1-038, AFL-CIO Office of the President, George Meany Files, 1940-1980, Series 14: Personal Papers, 1961-1980.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

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