Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Paul Barton was a European Representative for the AFL-CIO, who served in the Paris Office during the Cold War. He worked for the AFL-CIO International Affairs Department from 1968-1994. His records represent the AFL-CIO’s international relationship with European countries from the 1960s to the 1990s. Materials include his personal writings, published manuscripts, and transcripts of radio broadcasts. Notable topics are the Prague Spring, and labor and Communism in Eastern Europe.
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).
Series 7 is contained in ten document cases and is broken down into newspaper clippings, government documents, magazines and pamphlets, programs, books, etc. Government documents are mainly labor related to Senate and House bills.
This series is not included in the Ohio microfilm edition.