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RG20. AFL-CIO. Information Department

 Record Group

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

AFL, CIO, and AFL-CIO Information Department records, Major News Publications

 Collection 0078-LBR-RG20-001

The Information Department was the publishing and press release arm of the AFL-CIO. This collections contains printed record copies of the major news publications issued by the AFL, CIO, and AFL-CIO, including The C.I.O. News, A.F. of L. Reporter, AFL-CIO News, and American Federationist.

AFL-CIO Information Department, AFL-CIO News Cartoons

 Collection 0079-LBR-RG20-004

This collection consists of original artwork created for reproduction in the AFL-CIO News from 1955 to 1984. These editorial cartoons appeared regularly in the publication and reflect a wide variety of issues important to organized labor, including jobs, health care, the right to organize, safety and health, education, political action, and equality, among others. The illustrators most represented in this collection are John Stampone and Le Baron Coakley.

CIO and AFL-CIO Information Department, Press Releases

 Collection 0048-LBR-RG20-003

This collection consists of press releases from the CIO and then from the AFL-CIO after the merger. The press releases were collected by the Information Department of the AFL-CIO.