@) 116) MSS 745
H I S T O R Y United Steelworkers of America.
Local 2627 ( Marion, Ohio) Records
1/ 4 cubic foot
Provenance: The Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society acquired the United
Steelworkers of America. Local 2627 ( Marion, Ohio) Records as
a g i f t of Local 2627, through the auspices of the l e g a l agent,
Ms Terry Reid, i n July 1980. Clara Ireland processed the
c o l l e c t i o n i n March 1 9 S l .
Property r i g h t s : The Ohio H ~ s t o r i c a lS ociety owns the property
r i g h t s t o t h i s c o l l e c t i o n .
Copyrights: Local 745 has dedicated such copyrights as it
possesses i n t h i s c o l l e c t i o n t o the public. Consideration
of a l l other copyrights is the r e s p o n s i b i l i t y of the author
Access: This c o l l e c t i o n is open under t h e r u l e s and regulations
of the Ohio H i s t o r i c a i Society.
C i t a t i o n : Researchers are requested t o c i t e c o l l e c t i o n name,
c o l l e c t i o n number, and the Ohio H i s t o r i c a l Society i n a l l foot-note
and bibliographic references.
Organizational sketch: United Steelworkers o f America, Local
2627 is a one shop l o c a l presenting t h e non- supervisory personnel
a t the Marion Power Shovel Company, now a subsidiary of Pittsburgh
Coke and Chemical Company. Local 2627 received recognition as t h e
exclusive bargaining agent for a l l non- confidential and non-supervisory
o f f i c e employees a t the p r i n c i p a l Marion o f f i c e on
February 2, 1944. Until 1955, l o c a l 2627 negotiated contract
agreements a i r i n g even numbered years. In 1955, however, a one
year c o n t r a c t was negotiated with an agreement supplemented in
1956 under t h e provision t h a t a new c o n t r a c t be negotiated in
1958. During 1956, l o c a l 2627 a l s o negotiated f o r its f i r s t
pension plan t o become e f f e c t i v e i n 1957. Only amendments t o
t h i s plan a r e renegotiated.
Source: United Steelworkers of America. Local 2627 ( Marion, Ohio)
Records, MSS 745.
Scope and content: The Steelworkers of America, Local 2627
( Marion, Ohio) records date from 1945 t o 1972 and occupy one-q
u a r t e r cubic f o o t . The c o l l e c t i o n c o n s i s t s of twelve agreements
and one folder of correspondence and r e l a t e d m a t e r i a l . These
records should not be considered comprehensive of l o c a l 2627
a c t i v i t i e s .
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