African American Heritage

Record Group 2 - Records of the National War Labor Board (World War I)

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The National War Labor Board settled, by arbitration, mediation, and conciliation, labor disputes that might have interfered with war production. Selected series in this record group pertain to African American workers.

Cluster: Labor

Textual Records

Case Files, 1918-1919

National Archives Identifier (NAID): 720524

Level of Description Selected Records
File Unit
  • Case File #213 - Colored Bagmen and Mail Porters of Philadelphia Terminal Division v. Employers ( NAID 17331588)
  • Case File #233 - Employees v. Laundry Owners [Little Rock, Arkansas] ( NAID 17331590)

Indexed by: General Index, 1918-1919 (NAID: 721390).