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Open and closed shop

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Leeds & Northrup records

Accession: 1110

The Leeds & Northrup Company traces its origins to Morris E. Leeds & Company, established by Morris E. Leeds (1869-1952) in 1899 to develop and manufacture precision instruments. Their records consists of minutes from the Development and Executive Committes and the Cooperative Association.

Dates: 1911-1939

Open Shop Department, 1904-1947

Accession: 1411Identifier: 1411-XXV.
Scope and Contents:

The Open Shop Department was created to advocate for open shop labor policies. The material in this series documents NAM views, articles, publications, and meetings relating to the open shop movement from 1904 to 1947, with the bulk from the 1920s to the early 1930s. This series should be considered in conjunction with the Industrial Relations Department (Series XVII) and the much later Human Resources Policy Department (Series XV). These departments are successors to the Open Shop Department.

Dates: 1904-1947