World War II - War Labor Board
Two unsigned typescripts, "National War Labor Board," one with pencil notation "1943", the other n.d., 9 pages and 6 pages, respectively; "The Anti-Inflation Program," AFL statement re wages and inflation in war production, copied from AFL Weekly News
Service, July 12, 1942; press release announcing Executive Order fixing ceilings on rents and formerly exempt agricultural commodities, October 3, 1942, 6 pages; "Text of AFL Members' Statement on Wage Squeeze," demanding modification of President
Roosevelt's Executive Order freezing wages, April 1943, 5 pages; press release, "Statement of Mr. George Meany, Secretary-Treasurer, AFL, to the Special Panel of the National War Labor Board, on the Little Steel Formula," urging higher cost-of-living
wage raises, April 4, 1944, 16 pages; minutes of AFL Executive Council re War Labor Board, August 14, 1943 and July 27, 1945; "National War Labor Board Wage Stabilization General Orders and Interpretations - Under Executive Order 9250, Executive Order
9328 and the Regulations of the Director of Economic Stabilization," November 1944, 88 pages; two issues of the AFL Weekly News Service, 1943 and 1944; many notes.