Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society papers
MSCGHC72

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society.
Title
Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society papers
ID
MSCGHC72
Date [inclusive]
1846-1958
Extent
1.5 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
The Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society was founded in 1886. It was a charitable organization and trade union for construction workers of German descent in Chicago. The collection consists of constitutions, bylaws, insurance policies, agreements, contractor's statements, property documents, and various publications of the International Hod Carriers' Building and Common Laborer's Union. The materials relate to the administration of the organization.

Preferred Citation

Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society papers, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Administrative History of the Hod Carriers' Union

The Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society was founded in 1886. It was a charitable organization and trade union for construction workers of German descent in Chicago.

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of constitutions, bylaws, insurance policies, agreements, contractor's statements, property documents, and various publications of the International Hod Carriers' Building and Common Laborer's Union. The materials relate to the administration of the organization.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives 2004-06-02

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Acquisition Information

The papers were donated by Frank A. Derner, Secretary-Treasurer, on January 20, 1972.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Chicago German Hod Carriers' Union and Benevolent Society. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Community Organizations.
  • Chicago Ethnic Groups.
  • Construction workers -- Labor unions.
  • German Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Hod Carriers' Union Papers 

Box Folder

Constitution and By-Laws, International Hod Carriers' Union, 1903-1951 

1 1

Insurance Policy, 5 December 1921 

1 2

Constitution and By-Laws, 1911-1942 

1 3

Agreements between builders and unions, 1927-1958 

1 4

"Plan for Settling Jurisdictional Disputes Nationally and Locally," AFL, 1 May 1948 

1 5

Contractor's Statements, 17 February 1906 - 8 November 1907 

1 6

Deeds and documents relating to property, 4 August 1846-11 November 1907 

1 7

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