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Box/Folder: 1

Personal Documents, 1962-2009.

Scope and Content Note

Personal identification cards, passports, certificates, invitations, clippings, and miscellany,
Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Passports and identification cards, 1970-1991

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

Certificates, invitations, clippings, and miscellany, 1962-2009

Box: 1--2

Correspondence, 1939-2008.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, arranged alphabetically by correspondent
Box: 1

General

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

1957-1979

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

1980-2008

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Attlee, Clement, 1956

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Beichman, Arnold, 1973-1995

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

Blondel, Marc, 1997-1999

Box/Folder: 1 : 9

Brown, Irving, 1964-1976

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

Cabral, Amilcar, 1963

Box: 1

Freeman, Anthony G.

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

1996-2005 May

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

2005 June-November

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

2006

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

Godson, Roy, 1984-2005

Box/Folder: 1 : 15

Humphrey, Hubert H., 1968

Box/Folder: 1 : 16

Kahn, Thomas, 1988-1990

Box/Folder: 1 : 17

Kemble, Penn, 2001

Box/Folder: 1 : 18

Kirkland, Lane, 1990

Box/Folder: 1 : 19

Lovestone, Jay, 1967-1983

Box/Folder: 1 : 20

Meany, George, 1973

Box/Folder: 1 : 21

Muskie, Edmund S., 1971

Box/Folder: 1 : 22

Perkins, Frances, 1939

Box/Folder: 1 : 23

Rustin, Bayard, 1972

Box/Folder: 1 : 24

Senser, Robert A., 2001-2002

Box/Folder: 2 : 1

Simon, Paul, 1988-1989

Box/Folder: 2 : 2

Tévoédjrè, Albert, 1973-1977

Box/Folder: 2 : 3

Weiner, Herbert, 1981-1983

Box: 2--3

Speeches and Writings, 1966-1997.

Scope and Content Note

Speeches and writings by David Brombart, arranged chronologically
Box/Folder: 2 : 4

Speech re Africa, typescript notes, 1966

Box/Folder: 2 : 5

Hypocrisy of Soviet 'Aid' to Developing Countries, AFL-CIO Free Trade Union News, 1970 December.

Scope and Content Note

Printed copy, and printed French and Italian translations
Box/Folder: 2 : 6

Brown Cites Principles of International Labor Solidarity, AALC Reporter, printed copy, 1971 July

Box/Folder: 2 : 7

Intercontinental Trade Unionism and U.S. Labor, typescript, 1973 February 23

Box/Folder: 2 : 8

Report on the I.L.O., African-American Labor Center annual staff meeting presentation, typescript, 1977 April

Box/Folder: 2 : 9

Speech, International Confederation of Free Trade Unions forum, Nouakchott, Mauritania, Typescript (in French), 1978 March

Box/Folder: 2 : 10

Speech, Union Nationale des Travailleurs du Mali congress, Typescript (in French), 1978 July 17

Box/Folder: 2 : 11

International Trade Union Gatherings, International Confederation of Free Trade Unions draft document, Typescript, 1987

Box/Folder: 2 : 12

Arafat Meets the Social Democrats, Interco Press column, 1988 November.

Scope and Content Note

Printed Spanish translation only
Box/Folder: 2 : 13

Toward Reconciliation in South Africa, Interco Press column, 1989 May.

Scope and Content Note

Printed Spanish translation only
Box/Folder: 2 : 14

Speech, Union Marocaine du Travail congress, Casablanca, Morocco, Typescripts (in English and French), 1989 December

Box/Folder: 2 : 15

African Marxism and the Example of Benin, AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs Bulletin, Printed copy, 1990

Box/Folder: 2 : 16

Introduction to AFL-CIO Program of Action in South Africa 1990 (pamphlet), Printed copy, 1990

Box/Folder: 2 : 17

No Peace Dividend for the International Free Trade Union Movement, Working materials, drafts, and processed copy, 1990

Box/Folder: 2 : 18

Gorbatchev's Network of Interlocking Fronts Moving West, Conference on Soviet-Controlled Front Organizations in Crisis presentation, Rosslyn, Virginia, 1990 June 14.

Scope and Content Note

Draft, processed copy, and conference correspondence and agenda
Box/Folder: 2 : 19

England's Most Notorious Pro-Communist Labor Leader, Interco Press column, 1990 November.

Scope and Content Note

Printed Spanish and Portuguese translations only
Box/Folder: 2 : 20

Somalia's Torn History, Processed, 1991

Box/Folder: 2 : 21

Zambia: Democracy and the Future of Africa, Interco Press column, Processed, 1991

Box/Folder: 2 : 22

International Labor Condemns Iraq, Interco Press column, 1991 January.

Scope and Content Note

Printed Spanish, Hindi and Bengali translations only
Box/Folder: 2 : 23

The Angolan Spring, AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs Bulletin, Printed copy, 1991 February.

Box/Folder: 2 : 24

Liberia: Another African Tragedy, Interco Press column, 1991 July. Printed Spanish translation only

Box/Folder: 2 : 25

Speech, Hassan Fathy Institute conference, Bal Harbour, Florida, Processed, 1992 February 21.

Box/Folder: 2 : 26

Review of Joel Kotek, Students and the Cold War, Processed draft and correspondence, 1997 February 13.

Box/Folder: 2 : 27

Africa and Labour, Typescript (incomplete), undated.

Box/Folder: 2 : 28

African Trade Unionism in Question, Typescript, undated.

Box/Folder: 2 : 29

Speeches, Typescripts (in English and French), undated.

Box: 2

World Assembly of Youth File, 1960-2009.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and printed matter by and about the World Assembly of Youth
Box/Folder: 2 : 30

Operational correspondence, 1960-1964.

Scope and Content Note

Mainly with Frank Ferrari
Box/Folder: 2 : 31

World Assembly of Youth issuances, 1962-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Includes New Trends and Development of Trade Unionism, 1963 (pamphlet); WAY Forum, 1969 (special 20th anniversary serial issue); and David Wirmark, The World Assembly of Youth (WAY) in the 50s and the 60s, 1999 (pamphlet)
Box: 2

Retrospective correspondence. Mainly with David Wirmark relating to a history-writing project on the World Assembly of Youth

Box/Folder: 2 : 32

1967-1999

Box/Folder: 2 : 33

2000-2009

Box/Folder: 3 : 1

Printed matter, 1964-2009.

Scope and Content Note

Bulletins, printed articles, and Internet printout, relating mainly to revelations of U.S. Central Intelligence Agency funding of the World Assembly of Youth. Includes David Maunders, "Controlling Youth for Democracy: The United States Youth Council and the World Assembly of Youth,
Box: 3

International Labour Organization File, 1975-1980.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, personal documents, printed matter, and photographs (in scrapbooks) by and about the International Labour Organisation
Box/Folder: 3 : 2

General, 1975-1980.

Scope and Content Note

Letters, statement, and memoranda, press releases, and printed matter, relating to the withdrawal of the United States from the International Labour Organisation in 1977 and its return in 1980. Includes printed proceedings of several ILO sessions,
Box/Folder: 3 : 3--4

Scrapbooks, 1975-1977.

Scope and Content Note

Letters, personal documents, printed matter, and photographs, documenting David Brombart's service as a member of the American delegation to the ILO
Box: 3--4

International Confederation of Free Trade Unions File, 1949-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Internal and public documents of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
Box/Folder: 3 : 5

General, 1980-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Memoranda, bulletins, correspondence, lists, and other internal documents emanating from the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions
Box/Folder: 3 : 6

May Day Manifesto, 1984

Scope and Content Note

Draft manifesto by David Brombart for the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions, working materials, and printed copies (in English, French and Flemish)
Box/Folder: 4 : 1--2

International Trade Union News (publication of the International Confederation of Free Trade Unions) 1983-1984

Box/Folder: 4 : 3

Miscellaneous International Confederation of Free Trade Unions publications, 1949-1988.

Scope and Content Note

Bulletins and pamphlets, including report of the preparatory founding conference, 1949; and constitution, 1983
Box: 4--5

AFL-CIO File, 1959-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Internal and public documents of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations and of its various international institutes other than the African-American Labor Center
Box/Folder: 4 : 4

General, 1965-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, reports, minutes, planning documents, financial data, and other internal documents emanating from the AFL-CIO, and relating especially to its various international institutes and to their proposed consolidation
Box/Folder: 4 : 5

Convention (21st : 1995 : New York). Printed matter from the convention

Box/Folder: 4 : 6

American Institute for Free Labor Development, 1987-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, and reports emanating from the American Institute for Free Labor Development
Box/Folder: 4 : 7

Asian-American Free Labor Institute, 1987-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Memoranda and reports emanating from the Asian-American Free Labor Institute
Box/Folder: 4 : 8

Committee on Defense, 1987

Scope and Content Note

Report on the Strategic Defense Initiative to the AFL-CIO Executive Council by the AFL-CIO Committee on Defense
Box/Folder: 4 : 9

Department of International Affairs, 1990

Scope and Content Note

"Across Frontiers: Spreading the Message of Free Trade Unionism: A Report on President Lane Kirkland's Visit to Poland and the USSR and an AFL-CIO Delegation to the Second Miners Congress in the USSR" (report by the AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs)
Box/Folder: 4 : 10

Free Trade Union Institute, 1992-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Report, memorandum, and brochure emanating from the Free Trade Union Institute
Box/Folder: 5 : 1

International Affairs Committee, 1994-1995.

Scope and Content Note

Consolidated reports of the various AFL-CIO international institutes to the AFL-CIO International Affairs Committee
Box/Folder: 5 : 2

Solidarity Center (American Center for International Labor Solidarity), 1999-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Report, brochure and personnel list emanating from the Solidarity Center
Box/Folder: 5 : 3

Miscellaneous AFL-CIO publications, 1959-1985.

Scope and Content Note

Pamphlets and serial issues, including Questions and Answers on American Labor and World Affairs, 1959 (pamphlet); and Wer ist der Imperialist?,
Box: 5--8

African-American Labor Center File, 1964-1997.

Scope and Content Note

Internal and public documents of the AFL-CIO African American Labor Center, arranged chronologically
Box/Folder: 5 : 4

1964-1966.

Scope and Content Note

Includes U.S. Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development grant agreements; and Karl Butler, "Feasibility Study for the Establishment of a Pan-African Cooperative Training Center," 1966
Box/Folder: 5 : 5

1967

Scope and Content Note

Includes "Rapport préliminaire de la Conférence panafricaine coopérative" (Cotonou, Dahomey); and AALC Geneva, June 1967 (pamphlet)
Box/Folder: 5 : 6

1968-1969.

Scope and Content Note

Includes U.S. Agency for International Development contract and operating procedures; "Second Exchange of Views" at the International Labour Organisation conference, 1968; and report of the Conférence Régionale Economique (Ouagadougou, Upper Volta), 1969
Box/Folder: 5 : 7

1970-1972.

Scope and Content Note

Includes "Report on the Evaluation of Activities of the African-American Labor Center," 1972
Box/Folder: 6 : 1

1973-1974.

Scope and Content Note

Includes U.S. Agency for International Development grant and audit; and George R. Martens, "Bibliography of African Trade Unionism," 1973
Box/Folder: 6 : 2

1975-1977.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Africa's Trade Union Press, 1976 (report of Pan-African Colloquium on the Trade Union Press, Lomé, Togo,
Box/Folder: 6 : 3

1978-1979.

Scope and Content Note

Includes proceedings of the African-American Trade Union Symposium on Employment and Trade, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire,
Box/Folder: 6 : 4

1981-1983.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Georges Martens, "Le syndicalisme en Afrique occidentale d'expression française de 1945 à 1960," 1982; and "African Trade Unions: A List of African Trade Unions," 1983
Box/Folder: 6 : 5

1985-1986.

Scope and Content Note

Includes AALC report of 1985 activities to its Board of Directors
Box/Folder: 7 : 1

1987

Scope and Content Note

Includes AALC report of 1987 activities to its Board of Directors
Box/Folder: 7 : 2

1988

Scope and Content Note

Includes audit; and grant budget submission to the U.S. Agency for International Development
Box/Folder: 7 : 3

1989

Scope and Content Note

Includes audit; and AALC report of 1989 activities to its Board of Directors
Box/Folder: 7 : 4

1990

Scope and Content Note

Includes audit; AALC report of 1990 activities to its Board of Directors; and project proposal for 1991-1995 submitted to the U.S. Agency for International Development
Box/Folder: 7 : 5

1991-1992.

Scope and Content Note

Includes AALC report of 1992 activities to its Board of Directors
Box/Folder: 8 : 1

1993-1994.

Scope and Content Note

Includes proceedings of Forum on Conditionality for the Defense of Worker Rights in Africa, San Francisco,
Box/Folder: 8 : 2

1995

Scope and Content Note

Includes directory of African trade union federations; program submission for 1996-2001 to the U.S. Agency for International Development; AALC report of 1995 activities to its Board of Directors; and proposed bylaw changes
Box/Folder: 8 : 3

1996-1997.

Scope and Content Note

Includes descriptions of U.S. Agency of International Development program changes
Box/Folder: 8 : 4

Undated.

Scope and Content Note

Includes notes and summaries of unidentified international labor meetings with AALC participation in Geneva, Switzerland
Box: 8--19

Subject File, 1917-2009.

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, notes, memoranda, reports, speeches, lists, conference material, grant proposals, bulletins, printed articles, Internet printout, bibliographies, pamphlets, serial issues, clippings, and other printed matter, arranged alphabetically by topic. Includes internal and public documents of the African-American Labor Center relating to specific countries
Box/Folder: 8 : 5

Africa, 1951-1995.

Scope and Content Note

Material on Africa in general, and especially on labor in Africa. Includes Les peuples dépendants s'adressent aux Nations Unies: mémoire du Congrès des peuples, circa 1951 (pamphlet)
Box/Folder: 8 : 6

Algeria, 1997-2002.

Scope and Content Note

Relates mainly to the assassination of the Algerian labor leader Abdelhak Benhamouda in 1997
Box/Folder: 8 : 7

Ames, Aldrich (Soviet spy), 1994

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy of U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation affidavit in support of warrant for arrest of Ames and wife on espionage charges
Box/Folder: 9 : 1

Belgium, 1917-2006.

Scope and Content Note

Relates mainly to labor and socialist movements in Belgium. Includes Viscount Bryce, La dernière phase en Belgique, 1917; Le cinquantième anniversaire du P.O.B. [Parti Ouvrier Belge], 1885-1935: album-souvenir, 1935; Camille Huysmans, About Belgium,
Box/Folder: 9 : 2

Blondel, Marc (secretary-general, Force Ouvrière [France]), 1996

Scope and Content Note

Includes speech by Blondel
Box: 9

Brown, Irving (director, AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs)

Box/Folder: 9 : 3

Personal papers of and writings by Brown, 1945-1980, including passport of Brown; memoranda and printed articles by Brown; "Alternatives to Wars of Attrition: The Role of Democratic Forces in a Political Solution," 1971 (typescript by Brown); "Labor and the Developing World," 1971 (typescript by Brown); and letters to Brown

Box/Folder: 9 : 4

Tributes to Brown and printed matter about him, 1946-1988.

Scope and Content Note

Includes French Communist broadside denouncing him
Box/Folder: 9 : 5

Obituaries of Brown and condolence letters upon his death, 1989

Box/Folder: 9 : 6

Burma, 1996

Box/Folder: 9 : 7

Canada, 1989

Box/Folder: 9 : 8

Central America, 1985-1986.

Scope and Content Note

Includes James McCargar, "El Salvador and Nicaragua: The AFL-CIO Views on the Controversy," 1985 (AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs document); and Tom Barry and Deb Preusch, "AIFLD in Central America: Agents as Organizers," 1986
Box/Folder: 9 : 9

China, 1989

Box/Folder: 9 : 10

Committee for International Support of Trade Union Rights, 1988-1990

Box: 10

Communism. Relates to international communism in general and especially to international Communist front organizations

Box/Folder: 10 : 1

General, 1983-1999

Box/Folder: 10 : 2

Report on Communist-Controlled Organisations, 1986-1992; "The Communist Propaganda Network and Perestroika," 1990; W. Spaulding, "World Communism in 1992," 1992; and W. Spaulding, "World Communism: Current Status and Future Prospects," 1993

Box: 10

Communism-United States

Box/Folder: 10 : 3

General, 1987-2002

Box/Folder: 10 : 4

Dilling, Elizabeth, The Red Network, 1934 (book)

Box/Folder: 10 : 5

Dahomey, circa 1990.

Scope and Content Note

Ambroise Agboton Padonou, J'ai survécu (pamphlet)
Box/Folder: 10 : 6

Egypt, 1993-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Relates mainly to AALC and Solidarity Center programs in Egypt
Box/Folder: 10 : 7

Europe, 1993-2002.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Sara-Nathalie Brombart, "Uneasy Partners in Foreign Policy-Making: European Political Cooperation and the European Community," 1993; and Rebecca Gumbrell-McCormick, "The Role of Nordic Trade Unions in the International Labour Movement," 2002
Box/Folder: 10 : 8

France, 1940-2003.

Scope and Content Note

Relates mainly to Force Ouvrière and other labor movements, and to Trotskyism, in France. Includes Pierre Galoni, "Conférence Franco-américaine des 14 et 15 janvier 1972," 1972; Diana Pinto, "Hamon and Rotman: La Deuxième Gauche," 1983; and Jean-Marie Pernot, "Les relations internationales et les débuts de la CGT-FO," 2003
Box/Folder: 11 : 1

Freeman, Anthony G. (U.S. Department of State labor affairs officer and International Labour Organisation official), 2007

Scope and Content Note

Obituary and related material
Box/Folder: 11 : 2

Funk, Jerry (AFL-CIO and U.S. government official), 2002-2004

Box/Folder: 11 : 3

Germany, 1979-1984. Includes German-American Trade Union Solidarity in the Struggle against Fascism, 1933-1945: How the American Trade Unions Helped their Persecuted German Colleagues, 1984 (pamphlet)

Box/Folder: 11 : 4

Godson, Roy (president, Institute for International Studies), 1975-1995. Mainly printed writings by Godson. Includes his "American Labor's Continuing Involvement in World Affairs," 1975; "The AFL Foreign Policy Making Process from the End of World War II to the Merger," 1975; The Kremlin and Labor: A Study in National Security Policy, 1977; and Soviet Active Measures, People-to-People Contacts, and the Helsinki Process, 1986

Box/Folder: 11 : 5

Institute for Policy Studies, 1981

Box/Folder: 11 : 6

Intelligence, 1967-2009.

Scope and Content Note

Relates to intelligence operations and espionage in general. Includes several issues of Political Warfare, 1990-1992; Of Moles and Molehunters: A Review of Counterintelligence Literature,
Box/Folder: 11 : 7

International Centre for Trade Union Rights, 1990-2005

Box/Folder: 11 : 8

International Conference on Disarmament, Development and Conversion (1990 : Copenhagen). Conference materials

Box/Folder: 11 : 9

International Endowment for Democracy, 2006

Box/Folder: 11 : 10

International Federation of Trade Unions, 1964

Scope and Content Note

Walther Schevenels, Quarante-cinq années: Fédération Syndicale Internationale,
Box/Folder: 11 : 11

International Workers' Conference in Solidarity with the Workers and People of the State of Kuwait (1990 : Cairo). Conference material, relating to the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, correspondence, and press coverage

Box/Folder: 11 : 12

Iraq, 1997-2006.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Felix Zorba and Roberto Sarti, "Uprisings and Betrayals: A Brief History of the Left in Iraq," 2003 (Internet article)
Box: 12

Islamic countries

Box/Folder: 12 : 1

General, 1993-2006

Box: 12

Hassan Fathy Institute. Relates to efforts of the Hassan Fathy Institute, in conjunction with the International Construction Institute, to promote democratic construction trade unions in Islamic countries

Box/Folder: 12 : 2--3

Grant proposals to the AFL-CIO Solidarity Center, the U.S. Agency for International Development and the National Endowment for Democracy; concept papers; and correspondence with John T. Joyce, 2002-2006

Box/Folder: 12 : 4

Printed reports, 1988-2000,

Scope and Content Note

including Statement of Principles of the Hassan Fathy Institute; Early Deaths, Stunted Lives: The Hassan Fathy Project to Help Resolve the Global Housing Crisis (report to the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Housing); and proceedings of the Hassan Fathy Institute Construction Workers Rights Symposium
Box/Folder: 12 : 5

Fathy, Hassan, Architecture for the Poor, (book), 1973

Box: 12

Ibn Khaldun Society, 1995-2005.

Scope and Content Note

Relates to efforts of the Ibn Khaldun Society, in conjunction with the Institute of International Studies, to promote democracy in Islamic countries.
Box/Folder: 12 : 6

Correspondence with Khalid Durán, memoranda, and meeting and conference reports, 1995-2005

Box/Folder: 13 : 1

Grant proposals to the National Endowment for Democracy and the U.S. Institute for Peace, 1997-1998

Box/Folder: 13 : 2

TransState Islam issues, printed writings by Khalid Durán, and press coverage, 1995-2001

Box/Folder: 13 : 3

Israel, 1965-1991.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Akiva Eger, The Role of Labour and Co-operation in the Development of Young States, 1965; and La coopération et les travailleurs au service du développement national, 1968
Box/Folder: 13 : 4

Joyce, John T. (president, International Construction Institute), 1991-2006.

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence; report to the AFL-CIO Executive Committee on the Persian Gulf War, 1991; and "The Challenge to the American Labor Movement," 2005 (typescript by Joyce)
Box/Folder: 13 : 5

Kahn, Thomas (director, AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs), 1960-2004.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Unfinished Revolution, 1960 (pamphlet by Kahn); memorial material upon the death of Kahn in 1992; and Rachelle Horowitz, "Tom Kahn and the Fight for Democracy: A Political Portrait and Personal Recollection," circa 2004
Box/Folder: 13 : 6

Kenya, 2006

Box: 13

Kirkland, Lane (president, AFL-CIO)

Box/Folder: 13 : 7

General, 1973-2005

Box/Folder: 13 : 8

Obituaries and memorial material, 1999

Box: 14

Labor.

Scope and Content Note

Relates to international labor in general and especially to prospects for unification of international labor organizations
Box/Folder: 14 : 1

General, 1954-2007.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Jack Woddis, The Mask Is Off! 1954 (pamphlet); and Anthony Carew, "Free Trade Unionism in the International Context," 2002 (conference paper)
Box/Folder: 14 : 2

Internet printout, 2001-2009

Box: 14

Labor-United States

Box/Folder: 14 : 3

General, 1951-2007.

Scope and Content Note

Mainly printed news stories. Includes joint statement by the American Federation of Labor, the Congress of Industrial Organizations and other unions, Equal Sacrifice for the Defense of America, 1951 (pamphlet)
Box/Folder: 14 : 4

Time magazine special issues on American labor, 1940-1947

Box/Folder: 14 : 5

Cahn, William, A Pictorial History of American Labor, (book) 1972

Box/Folder: 15 : 1

Labor and intelligence, 1974-2004.

Scope and Content Note

Printed matter relating to connections between labor organizations and the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Includes An Analysis of Our AFL-CIO Role in Latin America, or Under the Covers with the CIA, 1974 (pamphlet); and Anthony Carew, "The American Labor Movement in Fizzland: The Free Trade Union Committee and the CIA," 1998 (printed article)
Box/Folder: 15 : 2

Labor diplomacy, 1968-2007.

Scope and Content Note

Relates to the labor attaché program of the U.S. Department of State. Includes messages, memoranda and reports of the Department of State and the U.S. Department of Labor; and correspondence and reports of Anthony G. Freeman
Box/Folder: 15 : 3

Labor Research Association, 1986

Box: 15

Lovestone, Jay (director, AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs)

Box/Folder: 15 : 4

General, 1953-2001.

Scope and Content Note

Includes photocopy of passport application by Lovestone, 1953; and photocopy of draft chapter from the book by Ted Morgan, A Covert Life: Jay Lovestone: Communist, Anticommunist, and Spymaster, 1999
Box/Folder: 15 : 5

Early printed writings by Lovestone, 1927-1937.

Scope and Content Note

Includes "America Facing Europe," 1927; America Prepares the Next War, 1928; 1928: The Presidential Election and the Workers, 1928; The Labor Lieutenants of American Imperialism; What Next for American Labor? 1934; Soviet Foreign Policy and the World Revolution, 1935; People's Front Illusion: From "Social Fascism" to the "People's Front," 1937; The American Labor Movement: Its Past, Present and Future; and New Frontiers for Labor
Box/Folder: 15 : 6

Maghreb region (North Africa), 1989-1993.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Congrès Constitutif de l'Union Syndicale des Travailleurs du Maghreb Arabe, 1989; and Charte des droits sociaux fondamentaux des travailleurs du Maghreb Arabe, 1991
Box/Folder: 15 : 7

Mali, 1970-1971.

Scope and Content Note

Includes "Cité d'Ouvriers Workers Housing Project, Sogoninnko, Mali," (AALC project proposal), 1970
Box/Folder: 15 : 8

Meany, George (president, AFL-CIO), 1950-1980

Box/Folder: 15 : 9

Morocco, 1989-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Includes reports of the national congress of the Union Marocaine du Travail, 1989
Box/Folder: 16 : 1

National Endowment for Democracy, 1987-2008.

Scope and Content Note

Includes performance reviews and audit reports
Box/Folder: 16 : 2

Organization of African Trade Union Unity, 1965-1986

Box/Folder: 16 : 3

Palestine, 1977-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Includes report on trade unions in the West Bank and Gaza, 1996
Box/Folder: 16 : 4

Philippines, 1993

Box/Folder: 16 : 5

Randolph, A. Philip (president, Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters), 1975-1992

Box/Folder: 16 : 6

Ross, Michael (director, AFL-CIO Department of International Affairs), 2003-2007

Box/Folder: 16 : 7

Rustin, Bayard (president, A. Philip Randolph Institute), 1977-1993

Box/Folder: 16 : 8

Saudi Arabia. Ahmed Subhy Mansour, "The Religious Sunni Opposition in the Saudi Kingdom in the 20th Century," (holograph), 2002

Box/Folder: 16 : 9

Shanker, Albert (president, American Federation of Teachers), 1997

Box/Folder: 16 : 10

Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr (Soviet dissident novelist), 1975

Box: 16

South Africa

Box/Folder: 16 : 11

AALC internal memoranda and working materials, 1975-1996.

Scope and Content Note

Includes AFL-CIO Program of Action in South Africa, 1990 (AALC report); "Management Assessment and Evaluation Report: South Africa Labor Union Assistance," 1990 (U.S. Agency for International Development report); "Democratic Transition in South Africa," 1991 (draft AFL-CIO Executive Council statement); and evaluation report of AALC programs in South Africa, 1995
Box/Folder: 16 : 12

Collected material, 1985-2007.

Scope and Content Note

Includes ANC: The Inside Story, circa 1985 (pamphlet); "Conditions in South African Jails," 1986 (International Confederation of Free Trade Unions report); Workers' World, 1993 (International Labour Research and Information Group magazine issues); Breaking Boundaries, 1994 (Congress of South African Trade Unions pamphlet); and Jani Roberts, "Glitter and Greed: The Diamond Investigation," 2001 (Internet article)
Box/Folder: 17 : 1

Soviet Union, 1980-1999.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Boris Shelomov, How Soviet Trade Unions Look after Workers' Interests, 1982 (Soviet pamphlet); The International Department of the CC CPSU under Dobrynin, 1988 (U.S. Foreign Service Institute report); and proceedings (in French) of plenary session of the All-Union Central Council of Trade Unions of the Soviet Union, 1989
Box/Folder: 17 : 2

Springer, Maida (African-American labor activist), 1999-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Includes Yevette Richards, "Race, Gender, and Anticommunism in the International Labor Movement: The Pan-African Connections of Maida Springer," 1999 (Internet article)
Box/Folder: 17 : 3

Stand, Kurt (East German spy), 1997-2000.

Scope and Content Note

Relates to Kurt Stand-Theresa Squillacote-James Clark espionage case
Box/Folder: 17 : 4

Sudan, 1990

Box/Folder: 17 : 5

Switzerland, 1984

Box/Folder: 17 : 6

Togo, 1987

Box: 17

Tunisia, 1959-2006.

Box/Folder: 17 : 7

General. Includes Le Peuple, 1959 (Union Générale Tunisienne du Travail special magazine issue); Irving Brown memorandum on establishment of an AALC regional office for northern Africa in Tunis, 1970; and Juliette Bessis, Farhat Hached, 1977 ( Jeune Afrique special supplement)

Box/Folder: 17 : 8

Tlili, Ahmed. Includes photocopies of letters by Tlili, 1966-1967; and Lettre à Bourguiba, 1988 (posthumous pamphlet by Tlili)

Box/Folder: 17 : 9

Washington Area Labor Committee on Central America and the Caribbean, 1986

Box/Folder: 17 : 10

Weiner, Herbert E. (U.S. Department of State labor attaché), 1954-2007.

Scope and Content Note

Includes interview transcript, printed article by Weiner, and obituary
Box: 17

World Federation of Trade Unions

Box/Folder: 17 : 11

General, 1985-2006.

Scope and Content Note

Includes AFL-CIO and International Confederation of Free Trade Unions internal memoranda and working materials relating to the WFTU
Box/Folder: 18 : 1

Continuity and Change: The World Federation of Trade Unions and International Labor Unity, 1988 (AFL-CIO Free Trade Union Institute report)

Box/Folder: 18 : 2

World Congress (10th : 1982 : Havana). Printed pictorial report

Box/Folder: 18 : 3

General Council session (41st : 1988 : New Delhi). Proceedings

Box/Folder: 18 : 4

World Congress (12th : 1990 : Moscow). Proceedings

Box/Folder: 18 : 5

World Congress (15th : 2005 : Havana). Reports and summaries

Box/Folder: 18 : 6

Flashes from the Trade Unions (WFTU publication), 1987-1993

Box: 18

World Trade Union Movement (WFTU publication)

Box/Folder: 18 : 7

1986

Box/Folder: 19 : 1

1987

Box/Folder: 19 : 2

1988

Box/Folder: 19 : 3

1989

Box/Folder: 19 : 4

1990

Box/Folder: 19 : 5

Miscellaneous WFTU issuances, 1984-2005.

Scope and Content Note

Includes African Trade Unions and Foreign Debt, (pamphlet) 1987
Box/Folder: 19 : 6

Worldwide Labor Officers' Conference (2005 : Washington). Conference materials. Includes "A Labor Diplomacy Strategy for the Muslim World" (report of the Advisory Committee on Labor Diplomacy)

Box/Folder: 19 : 7

Zambia, circa 1991

Box/Folder: 19 : 8

Miscellany, 1992-2007

Box: 20

Audiovisual File, circa 1910s-2000s.

Scope and Content Note

Photographs, audiotapes, and videotapes, arranged by physical form
Box: 20

Photographs. Depicts American, African and other international labor leaders, and scenes at World Assembly of Youth, International Labour Organisation, International Confederation of Free Trade Unions, AFL-CIO, African-American Labor Center, and other events, circa 1910s-2000s

Box/Folder: 20 : 1

Numerically keyed photographs, with individual numbers on the back of each photograph, and keyed individual descriptions arranged by number. Individuals depicted include I. W. Abel, Bella Abzug, Habib Achour, Omer Becu, Mahjoud Benseddik, Bill Bradley, David Brombart, Irving Brown, Abdou Diouf, Enzo Friso, Hubert H. Humphrey, John T. Joyce, Thomas Kahn, Andrew Kailembo, Edward Kennedy, Lane Kirkland, George Meany, Jay Naidoo, Patrick O'Farrell, Yuri Orlov, William Rogers, Maida Springer, Margaret Thatcher, Ahmed Tlili, John Vanderveken, and David Wirmark

Box/Folder: 20 : 2

Captioned photographs. Individuals depicted include Cyrille Adoula, David Brombart, Irving Brown, Elmer Cope, Arthur Deakin, Dwight Eisenhower, Alfred Gruenther, Jay Lovestone, George Meany, Robert Murphy, A. Philip Randolph, Walter Reuther, Michael Ross, Walther Schevenels, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, and Vincent Tewson

Box/Folder: 20 : 3

Captioned photographs. Individuals depicted include David Brombart, George W. Bush, Arthur Deakin, Samuel Gompers, William Green, Léon Jouhaux, Walter Reuther, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Tran Quoc Buu, and Emile Vandervelde

Box/Folder: 20 : 4

Uncaptioned photographs of Irving Brown and others. Other individuals depicted include Arnold Beichman, David Brombart, David Dubinsky, Jerry Funk, Jacob Javits, Jay Lovestone, George Meany, Daniel Moynihan, Nguyen Cao Ky, Richard M. Nixon, Walter Reuther, William Rogers, and Maida Springer

Box/Folder: 20 : 5

Uncaptioned photographs of George Meany and others. Other individuals depicted include Habib Achour, David Brombart, John F. Kennedy, and Walter Reuther

Box/Folder: 20 : 6

Uncaptioned photographs of Lane Kirkland and others. Other individuals depicted include David Brombart, Jay Naidoo, and Yuri Orlov

Box/Folder: 20 : 7

Uncaptioned photographs. Individuals depicted include Kofi Annan, James Baker, Arnold Beichman, David Brombart, Abdou Diouf, David Dubinsky, Jerry Funk, Samuel Gompers, William Green, Hubert H. Humphrey, John T. Joyce, Thomas Kahn, Patrick O'Farrell, Yuri Orlov, Frances Perkins, A. Philip Randolph, Walter Reuther, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Bayard Rustin, and Leonard Woodcock

Box/Folder: 20 : 8

Uncaptioned photographs of David Brombart and others

Box/Folder: 20 : 9

World Assembly of Youth photographs, circa 1950s-1960s.

Scope and Content Note

Individuals depicted include David Brombart, Jawaharlal Nehru, and David Wirmark
Box/Folder: 20 : 10

Zambian election observation photographs, 1991

Scope and Content Note

Individuals depicted include David Brombart and Jimmy Carter
Box: 21

Audiotapes

Box: 21

Roosevelt, Franklin D. Speech excerpts, 1933-1945

Box: 21

Kirkland, Lane. Eulogy at George Meany funeral, 1980

Box: 21

Videotapes

Box: 21

Worldnet French-language television program featuring David Brombart, 1989

Box: 21

Force Ouvrière May Day celebration, Paris, France, featuring Marc Blondel and David Brombart, 1996

Box: 21

Memorial service for Lane Kirkland, Washington, D.C., 1999

Box: 22-23

Memorabilia, undated.

Scope and Content Note

Convention badges, lapel pins, and assorted commemorative items
Box: 24

Oversize File, 1952-1990.

Scope and Content Note

Oversize memorabilia, serial issues, and photograph
Box: 24

Framed mementos, 1968-1990

Box: 24

Oversize serial issues including articles on the American labor movement and Irving Brown, 1957-1970

Box: 25

Plaque commemorating International Labour Organisation conference, 1976

Box: 25

Fortieth anniversary reproduction of International Confederation of Free Trade Unions manifesto, 1989

Box: 25

Revue WAY bound volume, (World Assembly of Youth French-language newspaper), 1957-1961

Box: 25

Oversize photograph of International Confederation of Free Trade Unions dinner, 1952

Box: 26

World Assembly of Youth File II, 1958-1964

Scope and Content Note

Issuances of the World Assembly of Youth
Box/Folder: 26 : 1

1958-1964. Bound volume of printed reports and resolutions, and issues of Appel à l'action

Box/Folder: 26 : 2

1962. Bound volume of reports and conference proceedings

Box/Folder: 26 : 3

1963-1964. Bound volume of reports and conference proceedings

Box/Folder: 27 : 1

International Labour Organization File II, 1974

Scope and Content Note

Journal article
Box: 27

Subject File II, 1965-2009

Scope and Content Note

Conference proceedings, clippings, printed articles, and serial issues, arranged alphabetically by topic
 

Cuba

Box/Folder: 27 : 2

Assisting Independent Trade Unions in Cuba Conference, Washington, D.C., Briefing book, 2009

Box/Folder: 27 : 3

Cuba sindical. Serial issue, 2008

Box/Folder: 27 : 4-5

Labor and intelligence, 1965-1969.

Scope and Content Note

Clippings and journal articles relating to connections between the AFL-CIO and the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency
Box/Folder: 27 : 6

Mozambique, Newspaper issue, 1988