Frank Fries Collection

FRIES.pdf

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Title

Frank Fries Collection

Subject

Arbitrators
Labor unions
United Mine Workers of America

Description

The Frank Fries collection consists of the personal and business correspondence of Frank Fries, labor arbitrator of Gillespie, Illinois. This collection contains copies of arbitration decisions made by Fries in coal mining grievance cases in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Kansas, and Utah from the early 1920s to 1968. Correspondence with United Mine Workers of America officials and leaders of the various coal companies is included. A few materials relate to Fries's career as Congressman from the 21st Illinois District, 1937-1941

Creator

Fries, Frank

Publisher

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Louisa H. Bowen University Archives and Special Collections

Date

1920s-1968

Rights

All requests to reproduce, publish, or use collection materials must be submitted to the University Archivist, Library and Information Services, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Permission is given on behalf of Library and Information Services as the owner of the physical items and does not automatically constitute permission from the copyright owner. It is the responsibility of the researcher to secure permission from both LIS and the copyright holder before publication. Retrictions also apply to digital representations of original materials.

A published work using these materials as sources must acknowledge Library and Information Services, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Citation should include the following information: file, container, collection, Library and Information Services, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois. "Published work" used here refers to term or seminar papers, capstone projects, theses, dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital projects or digital scholarship, and other scholarly works.

Format

11 record cartons; 11.0 cu. ft.

Language

English

Type

Collection

Identifier

ACC. M73:1

Citation

Fries, Frank, “Frank Fries Collection,” SIUE LIS Omeka, accessed October 20, 2017, https://digitallis.isg.siue.edu/omeka/items/show/2312.