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Reuther Library Labor Archives, Wayne State #KeeperoftheDay

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The Walter P. Reuther Library, Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs at Wayne State University is the largest labor archives in North America and is home to the collections of numerous unions and labor-related organizations, with over 75,000 linear feet of archival holdings, including the archives of Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees division of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Graphic Communication Conference of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), The Newspaper Guild, Service Employees International Union(SEIU), United Auto Workers (UAW), and the United Farm Workers (UFW).

Pictured above: Portrait of Cesar Chavez and his “Huelga” car taken during the Delano Grape Strike, J.D. Marlin Ranch, Tulare County, California. From the United Farm Workers (UFW) collection.