The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 135 Records consist of membership records, minutes of meetings, financial records,
Local 135 publications, and miscellany. The collection is divided into series, and an outline of the collection inventory
follows on the next page. The collection is organized with oldest material at the back of the box, newest in the front.
Local 135 dates back to the early part of the 20th century in San Diego. The Butchers Union was in existence and affiliated
with the San Diego Federated Trades and Labor Council in 1903, and the Retail Clerks were organized and joined the Council
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