The collections are the partial records of five Los Angeles region International Typographical Union locals, specifically:
Local 650 - Long Beach, Local 583 - Pasadena; Local 579 - Orange, Local 994 - Pomona/San Gabriel Valleys, and Local 862 -
San Pedro. There is a small amount of material from the national organization and Locals in Chicago and San Francisco. The
materials primarily document the activities of the Local 650, Long Beach during the 1950s to the 1970s.
International Typographical Union - national union
24 letter boxes, one half box legal size, 5 flat letter boxes, 5 flat legal boxes
10 linear feet
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permission of the Library's director. It is not necessary to obtain written permission to quote from a collection. When the
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items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
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query prior to making a visit.