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Guide to the Baldo Loy International Longshoremen's and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Ephemera Collection, 1924-1977
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Baldo Loy International Longshoremen's and Warehouse Union (ILWU) Ephemera Collection
    Dates: 1924-1977
    Identification: URB/ILWU-BL
    Creator: Loy, Baldo
    Physical Description: 0.25 linear feet
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Urban Archives
    Abstract: Baldo Loy worked for the Pacific Steamship Association as a Stevedore in 1923 and for the Moore Drydock Company in 1924. By 1935, he was a member of the Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America, Local 9. He was "granted Honorable, withdrawel [sic] from this Local" on 26 January 1936. That same year, at the age of 36, he was issued a picket card by the Maritime Federation of the Pacific coast, serving the organization faithfully during the Maritime Federation Pacific Coast strike. The collection consists of picket cards and other forms of identification relating to Baldo Loy's union affiliations.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    Industrial Union of Marine and Shipbuilding Workers of America
    International Longshore and Warehouse Union
    Maritime Federation of the Pacific Coast

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Ephemera

    Personal Name:

    Loy, Baldo

    Topical Term:

    Labor unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century
    Stevedores -- Labor unions -- Pacific Coast (U.S.)
    Strikes and lockouts -- Merchant marine -- Pacific Coast (U.S.)
    Strikes and lockouts -- Merchant marine -- United States

    Administrative Information

    Processing Information:

    April Feldman, 2010

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], [date], Baldo Loy International Longshoremen's and Warehouse Union Ephemera Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

    Related Materials:

    Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of picket cards and other forms of identification relating to Baldo Loy's ILWU and other union affiliations.