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Railroad labor contract negotiations

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Type: black-and-white print (photograph) | StillImage | StillImage
Creator: unknown
Title: Railroad labor contract negotiations
Date: 1975
Description: Local identification number: L1985-12_474

W. J. Usery (far right), Director of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service and Special Assistant for Labor-Management Negotiations, at the nationwide railroad labor contract settlement (circa 1975). Bill Dempsey, Chief Negotiator for the railroads and President of the National Railway Management Conference, is at the microphone. Les Dennis, union leader for the Brotherhood of Railway and Airline Clerks is standing next to Usery.

Subjects: Railroads--Employees--Labor unions | Labor disputes--United States | Portrait photographs | Press conferences | United States. Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service | Usery, W. J., 1923- | Brotherhood of Railway, Airline, and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes | Washington (D.C.)
Contributors: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Online Publisher: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Original Material: W. J. Usery, Jr. Papers, Southern Labor Archives
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L1985-12_474, W. J. Usery, Jr. Papers, Southern Labor Archives, Georgia State University Library

Related Materials: II. United States Government Service Files, 1969-1977 | http://www.library.gsu.edu/spcoll/xml/L1985-12.xml
Persistent Link to Item: http://digitalcollections.library.gsu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/usery/id/482

Related Institutions: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Information: W.J. Usery, Jr., Papers