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Finding Aid for the John Hutchinson Papers, 1937-1967
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms
  • Items Removed from Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: John Hutchinson Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1937-1967
    Collection number: 1138
    Creator: Hutchinson, John, 1921-
    Extent: 4 boxes (2 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: John Hutchinson (b.1921) was a professor of industrial relations at the UCLA Graduate School of Management (1964- ), a arbitrator in industrial disputes a member of the American Political Science Association, and author of articles on politics and industrial relations. The collection contains correspondence, reports, and economic data on various unions, including the Building Service Employees International Union (BSEIU), the IATSE, Teamsters Union, and United Textile Workers of America (UTWA).
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of John Hutchinson, 1972.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Hutchinson Papers (Collection 1138). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Hutchinson was born on January 29, 1921 in London, England; BS (1950), Ph.D (1963), University of London; MA, UCLA, 1952; worked as a civil servant in Great Britain; associate professor (1964-70), then professor of industrial relations at the UCLA Graduate School of Management; has been an arbitrator in industrial disputes; member, American Political Science Association; author of articles on politics and industrial relations; wrote The imperfect union: a history of corruption in American unions (1970).

    Scope and Content

    Collection contains correspondence, reports, and economic data on various unions, including the Building Service Employees International Union (BSEIU), the IATSE, Teamsters Union, and United Textile Workers of America (UTWA). Also includes clippings gathered by John Hutchinson for his book, The imperfect union: a history of corruption in American trade unions (1970).

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged in the following series:
    1. Documentation of various unions (Boxes 1-3).
    2. Miscellaneous materials (Boxes 3-4).
    3. Scrapbook with clippings about International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) and relations with Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) (Box 5).

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Hutchinson, John, 1921- --Archives.
    University of California, Los Angeles. Graduate School of Management--Faculty--Archives.
    Labor unions--United States--Research.

    Items Removed from Collection

    Removed from collection for separate cataloguing:
    • Strike Home; a report on the 54-day strike of 33,000 North American workers. Los Angeles, United Auto Workers, local 887. [1953?]
    • Harris, Joseph P. and Leonard Rowe. California Politics. 2nd edition. Stanford University Press, 1959.
    • Labor Legislation. Report on 1957 regular session of the California Legislature, January 7 to January 25, March 4 to June 12. [Sacramento] California State Federation of Labor [1957?]