Floyd E. Holsworth Certificate
OBC39
1893
1 os folder

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Processed by: Benjamin Clark, March 2006


Historical Note:

The Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen was organized in Oneonta, New York in June of 1883 in order to provide death benefits for railroad employees. The job was dangerous and the death rate was high. Floyd Holsworth was initiated into the Huntington 55 BR.R.T. in 1893.

Source:
 United Transportation Union. “The Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.” Mar. 7 2006 <http://www.utu.org/DEPTS/HISTORY/HISTORY2.HTM.>

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains Floyd E. Holsworth’s certificate of induction into the Huntington 55 Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen.


Item Listing:

1 Folder.  
   
1893 June 6 Holsworth Huntington 55 BR.R.T. initiation certificate
   
   

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 oversized folder

Collection Dates:

1893

Provenance:

Eugene W. Holsworth, 25 July 1978

Access: This collection is open for research.

Restrictions:

None

Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.

Language Materials are entirely in English

Alternate Formats:

None

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