Finding aid for the Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons International Association of the United States and Canada, Local 80 Records


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons International Association of the United States and Canada, Local 80
Title: Operative Plasterers and Cement Masons International Association of the United States and Canada, Local 80 Records
Dates: 1920-1977
Extent: 6.20 linear feet (7 containers)
Abstract: Local 80 was chartered in 1890 as a Cleveland, Ohio, Local of the Operative Plasterers (est. 1864). Local 80 was dropped in 1898 but rechartered in 1899. The cement masons were admitted to the union in 1914. Membership in the Local was and is predominantly Italian. The collection consists of constitutions, minutes of regular and executive meetings, agreements with contractors' associations, correspondence, financial reports and records, arbitration and court cases, and membership records.
MS Number MS 4055
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English