Register of the White (Albert) Waiters' Union Collection, 1926-1938

Processed by Don Walker; machine-readable finding aid created by Don Walker
Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
University Library, University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA 95211
Phone: (209) 946-2404
Fax: (209) 946-2810
URL: http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections.html
© 1998
University of the Pacific. All rights reserved.



Register of the White (Albert) Waiters' Union Collection, 1926-1938

Collection number: Mss102

Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections

University Library

University of the Pacific

Contact Information

  • Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
  • University Library, University of the Pacific
  • Stockton, CA 95211
  • Phone: (209) 946-2404
  • Fax: (209) 946-2810
  • URL: http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections.html
Processed by:
Don Walker
Date Completed:
1994
Encoded by:
Don Walker
© 1998 University of the Pacific. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: White (Albert) Waiters' Union Collection,
Date (inclusive): 1926-1938
Collection number: Mss102
Creator:
Extent: 0.5 linear ft.
Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections
Stockton, CA 95211
Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], White (Albert) Waiters' Union Collection, Mss102, Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

Biography

Nothing is known of this peripatetic waiter, who worked in six different western cities, Chicago, Salt Lake City, Reno, Los Angeles, Fresno and Sacramento, during the twelve years preceding World War II.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of White's seven union handbooks, his union traveling card and the By-Laws of the San Francisco chapter of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. The union handbooks contain the union constitution, which describes the objectives, roles of officers, modes of finance, methods of discipline, and other aspects of this AF of L affiliated union. In the last few pages of each book are spaces for stamps giving proof of the member's having paid his/her dues, and recording the member's name, local affiliation and transfer data.

CONTAINER LIST

 

BOX 1: WHITE WAITERS' UNION COLLECTION

 

1.1-WAITERS' UNION HANDBOOKS

 

-1. 1926-1927 Local 7 Chicago, IL

 

-2. 1927-1929 Local 62 Fresno, CA

 

-3. 1929-1931 Local 17 Los Angeles, CA [incl. receipts for dues pd. (4); clipping honoring dead horse, laid-in]

 

-4. 1931-1932 Local 45 Reno, Nev.

 

-5. 1932-1934 Local 45 Reno, Nev.

 

-6. 1935-1936 Local 7 Chicago, IL

 

-7. 1936-1937 Local 815 Salt Lake City, UT

 

1.2-TRAVELING CARD & TRAVELING COUPON

 

-1/3/38 Traveling Card [certifies membership of Albert White in Local 561, Sacramento [Traveling Card Coupon allows traveling member to affiliate with a local union]

 

1.3-FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES

 

-By-Laws of San Francisco Aerie No.5