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Contents List

   Container / Location    Title
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Awards and Ceremonies
Includes Charles Zimmerman and Mayor Beam with others in swearing-in ceremony; C. Zimmerman, William Green and other with plaque honoring Green; Mendl Bluestein 51st birthday celebration; Jack Broder dinner, Zimmerman, Julius Hochman; Local 22 installation April 1937 including Zimmerman, Dubinsky, Fania Cohn, and others; Edith Ransom and C. Zimmerman receiving awards, Julius Hochman looking on, July 1936.

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Contracts
Includes signing Dress agreement March 1944 with Hochman, Antonini, Dubinsky, Zimmerman, et al.; Local 155 ratification with C. Zimmerman, Mendel Dornbusch, Luigi Antonini, Louis Nelson and others

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Conventions, AFL
Includes September 1944, 1950, 1951, and 1954, including Zimmerman, Hochman, Dubinsky, Antonini, Israel Feinberg, Charles Kreindler, Grace [Sardegna], Max Danish, John martin, Moe [Falikman]

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Conventions, Dressmakers Union Local 22, 50th convention, 1950
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Conventions, ILGWU
Includes 23rd biennial convention May 1937; Local 22 recognition of DD leadership; John L. Lewis, Rose Pesotta, Antonini, Zimmerman, Hochman, Dubinsky, Sidney Hillman, and others.

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Conventions, Miscellaneous
Includes Dubinsky, Feinberg, Antonini, Zimmerman, Hochman, ILGWU conventions, 1944, 1947, 1950, 1956, District 65, 1957

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Education
Includes American History class, Gus Tyler instructor, 1935; Spanish School, Educational Alliance, 1956; Educational Conference, 1938 with Zimmerman, Edith Ransom, and others; Art Show 1940; Local 22 Educational Director Morton Wishengrad; Zimmerman teaching; tour with Zimmerman, Edith Ransom and others; Symposium on Soviet aggression, 1951; Dressmakers class, 1956; neg. Harlem Educational Meeting, 1934; tour to study production methods at te Cooperative Wholesale Society Clothing factory, Bristol, England, 1936.

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Jewish Organizations
Includes Administrative Committee of the Deborah Jewish Tuberculosis Society, 1946; Jewish Consumptives Relief Society (JCRS) of Denver, 1938; Amun Israeli 1951 and 1952; Jewish Labor Committee (JLC), 1945; JLC, includes President Eisenhower and C. Zimmerman with others, 1952, Elmer Millerman Pres. Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Union reports on Buchenwald; Histadrut luncheon welcoming the Kreindlers, 1954; Meeting of representatives of ILGWU, ACWA, Workmen's Circle, United Hebrew Trades, Hebrew Butcher Workers Union, JCRS, CIO, Furrier's Joint Council; ILGWU members at Deborah Sanatorium, 1943; Gift from Histadrut to William Green.

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League for Industrial Democracy
Includes 47th conference 1952; 49th annual luncheon, 1954; 51st annual luncheon, 1956; 52nd annual luncheon 1957; LID award to Luis Munos Marin, 1957

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Labor Stage
Includes scenes from Pins and Needles; slogans such as "Fight Against Race Discrimination", "Birobidgan, the Jewish Hope", "American Democracy", "Death to Fascism" "Forgotten Man" and "A Coal Miner's Reward"; Labor Stage 1937.

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Local 22 Activities
ncludes women's basketball, 1938; men's basketball; men's baseball; a trip on the S. S. Liberty Belle,1956; social gatherings; mandolin class "Boost Anti-Fascist Drive"; P. G. Excursion, 193 Winter; Dressmaker's Liberal Party Club; Local 22 Ball, 1935; Dressmaker's Progressive Group, Local 22; at a cabin, 1946 or 1947; Rose Pesotta, Luigi Antonini and others, 1936.

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Local 22 Elections
Includes Minkas reading telegrams after election, 1937; scenes from the 1937 election

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Local 22 General
Includes; First Executive Board, 1921; Executive Board, 1933 or 1934; Office staff; Membership Committee; Los Angeles Sanitarium, 1938; speakers at a podium; Harry Marrom contributing to the new library fund

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Local 22 and other labor organizations
Includes AFL Convention, 1946 Jewish Labor Committee dinner, Dubinsky Green, Zimmerman, and others; Dressmakers greet Transport Workers, 1938; Zimmerman et al, AFL-CIO, 1955; Zimmerman at Seamen's meeting, 1936; Heads of local 25 early 1900's including Abraham Baroff, Charles Jacobson, Israel Horowitz and Spivack; Local 22 Dressmakers greet Steel Workers in SWOC (1940's?); CIO Masquerade chain shows member unions.

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Mooney, Thomas J. and Warren K. Billings
Includes prison photo and photo with Zimmerman and other, 1935.

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Negro Labor Committee
Includes C. Zimmerman at the head table speaking to the Negro Labor Committee Conference, March 1, 1952 (shows banner).

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Parades
Includes May Day parade, 1942?, marchers, film crew, a sign "Nazism is POISON for workers, and "..Dressmakers Local 22 on May Day remembers Tom Mooney...Labor"; athletic division and others; group on bicycles and athletic division; marching band and banners; Joint Council Knitgoods Workers Union of the ILGWU and United Textile Workers of America; C. Zimmerman and others marching; 1934 May Day parade with Zimmerman in front of black and white marchers with local 22 pennants [including Edith Ransom, business agent]; union members in ethnic dress on horse-drawn float representing the globe; "Down with Fascism" sign; Zimmerman and others in parade car

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Pesotta, Rose
Includes Rose and another; Rose with bouquet sitting with mixed black and white men and women.

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Puerto Rico
Includes Zimmerman visiting a shop and speaking, 1934; Puerto Rican Committee, 1953; mobile health unit staff and civil defense officials of Aibonito Puerto Rico, 1956, shows Lazare Teper.

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Rallies
Includes Garment Center street rally with Gov. Adlai E. Stevenson II addressing the crowd, October, 1952; Zimmerman addresses 1952 rally; large crowd in park rally; May Day 1936; May Day 1937; Trade Union Commission/Committee? For Civil Rights rally, Madison Square Garden, May 24, 1956;

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Ransom, Edith
Includes snapshot of Edith with others on a hike (Riley, Ransom, Claus, and Eva Dalton); Portrait March 1937.

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Spanish Civil War
Includes Zimmerman and others shows posters "Volunteer workers, 100,000 garments for Spain, Trade Union Comm..."; group shots, 1937 and 1938.

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Strikes
Includes "When we strike, we win, what we win, we keep" with Julius Hochman; 1948 garment district strike with arrested seamen; Mass demonstration by the dress Joint Board; many "racketeering" and "gangster" signs; Macys strike, 1956.

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World War II
Includes Zimmerman and International Solidarity Committee war relief care packages poster, 1946; Dubinsky and Zimmerman discussing Russian war relief with 2 others; Russian and Chinese relief, about 1943; Chinese war relief, about 1944; "Woks Kuibyshev USSR" Donations from Local 22 to British labor and the Jewish Labor Committee; "50,000 warm garments from Local 22 to Commissioner Maurice Davidson for the Russian War Relief Society to be given to Russian women; Dubinsky and Zimmerman et al. Launching the 284th Liberty Ship, SS Benjamin Schlesinger, January 1944; Rose Pesotta, C. Zimmerman and other with goods for war relief, Los Angeles, 1941.

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Zimmerman, Charles S. et al., 1930's
Includes Zimmerman with David Dubinsky, Julius Hochman, Luigi Antonini, Edith Ransom and others in off meetings; conferences; public locations; speaking for WEVD; in posed group photos; and on the Miami Beach docks after fishing.

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Zimmerman, Charles S, et al., 1940's
Includes Zimmerman with David Dubinsky, Julius Hochman, Luigi Antonini, Jacob Potofsky and others; wit General Executive Board 1947-1950; a family portrait?; at dinner gatherings, celebrations and meetings.

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Zimmerman, Charles S, et al., 1950's
Includes Zimmerman with Robert Wagner, at the Margolis luncheon, 1954; with Eleanor Roosevelt, 1956; a Catholic Interracial Council Forum, 1950; at Breslow's election as vice President of the Workmen's Circle, 1953; Zimmerman and Potofsky with A. Philip Randolph 1954; with the Committee for a Shorter Work Week, Local 32B, 1958; Zimmerman donating to the campaign for a permanent Fair Employment Practice Commission in NY.

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Zimmerman, Charles S, et al., undated
Includes Zimmerman speaking at dinners and meetings; sitting with various groups in posed and un-posed photos; with Business Agents including Edith Ransom; at a funeral/memorial gathering; with Mrs. Belle Schlesinger Scolnik, and at Unity House.

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Miscellaneous
Includes Julius Hochman addressing Building Chairmen and UDC members at Unity House, 1939; David Dubinsky; Joe Schneider in a casket, 1933; group including Edith Ransom, Hochman, Zimmerman; "E & O Committee, 1935; Executive Staff, Ladies' Waist and Dressmakers' Union, Local 25, 1913.

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Unidentified
Includes the ship "Negbah" in Tel Aviv, 1948; man with bandaged head wound; formal groups; man signing a document with onlooker; young women sewing; young women under labor leaders' photos; George [Fiffer?] in military uniform; portrait of two women; a costume party/pins and needles gathering?