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Guide to the San Francisco hotel strike of 1937, arbitration proceedings, 1937
Special Collections M0335  
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: San Francisco hotel strike of 1937, arbitration proceedings,
    Date (inclusive): 1937
    Collection number: Special Collections M0335
    Extent: 1 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Gift of Mrs. J. Jacques Schlaepfer, 1981.

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    [Identification of item] San Francisco hotel strike of 1937, arbitration proceedings, M0335, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Mimeograph of arbitration proceedings between the San Francisco Local Joint Executive Board of the Hotel and Restaurant Employees' International Alliance and Bartenders' International League of America and the Hotel Employees and Hotel Operators. The strike, which involved members of six labor unions, lasted eighty-nine daysdays and affected some 55 hotels. Arbitration hearings began 20 Sept. 1937 and lasted until 26 Oct. Includes briefs, exhibits, and arbitration award.*
    Union brief 4 vols; Hotel owners brief, vol. 1 - vol 3 (vol.2 Missing); arbitration award, 1 folder.

    Additional Note

    San Francisco hotel strike, 1937. Proceedings. 335