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Harry J. Waisglass fonds. First accrual.

BOX 1
F.1      Photographs, news clippings, documents
F.2      U.S.W.A./Algoma Steel - reports, documents
F.3      U.S.W.A./Algoma Steel - Minutes of Union-Management Cooperation Committee 1941-42
F.4      U.S.W.A./Algoma Steel - interview notes by H.J. Waisglass of labour and management comments on the 1941-42 cooperation committees, 1946-47
F.5      U. S .W.A. - general material
F.6      U.S.W.A. - employee benefit proposal by H.J. Waisglass for 1964 negotiations
F.7      International Labour Organization - report by H.J. Waisglass on his mission to Singapore, 1964
F.8      I.L.O. - photographs of Singapore trip by H.J. Waisglass
F.9      I.L.O. - correspondence, reports, information on I.L.O. seminars
F.10    Industrial Production Cooperation Board (H.J. Waisglass, Research Assistant), publications “Handbook on Suggestion Plans”; “Labour-Management Production Committee”
F.11    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, correspondence, reports
F.12    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, information files
F.13    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, re multinational corporations (reports, information)
F.14    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, re technological change (reports, documents, research)
F.15    Director-General, etc. (continued) Committees - Industrial Relations and Dispute Investigations Act. Working Committee papers 1966- 68
F.16    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - I.R.D.I. Act. Working Committee minutes 1968
F.17    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - I.R.D.I. Act. Working Committee documents, June-October 1968
F.18     Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - I.R.D.I. Act. Working Committee Discussion Papers 1-11, October-December 1968
F.19     Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - I.R.D.I. Act. Working Committee summary report [no date]
F.20     Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - Steering committee on the review of the Woods Report - Discussion Papers
F.21    Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - Steering committee... documents on industrial relations, Department of Labour, March 5, 1969

BOX 2
F.1      Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - Steering Committee...Working Papers, May - August, 1969
F.2      Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - Steering Committee... Interim Reports May 28, July 23, August 7, 1969
F.3      Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - Steering Committee... Working Papers, September - October, 1969
F.4       Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, Committees - Department of Labour Recommendation for revised I.R.D.I. Act, 1970
F.5      Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, reports by Waisglass
F.6      Director-General, Research and Development, Department of Labour (Canada) 1967, personal correspondence 1967-1969
F.7      Special Planning Secretariat, Privy Council -correspondence, memoranda, 1967
F.8      Special Planning Secretariat, Privy Council - Interdepartmental Committee on Socio-Economic Research, 1967 (reports, correspondence)
F.9      Study Group on Canada and the U.S. - reports of proceedings (1968)
F.10    CANSTEEL Corporation - correspondence, notes re consultation by Waisglass, 1975
F.11    McMaster Committee to prepare brief to Commission on Educational Leave and Productivity, 1978-79 - reports, notes, information files
F.12    Conferences - conference and convention programmes, reports, and badges

BOX 3
F.1      Lists of Waisglass articles and speeches 1963-74

Articles and publications by Waisglass - offprints, printed versions, and some typescripts.
F.2      “Anti Inflation Act is bad, all around” 1976

            “Atlantic Provinces Economic Development: A Labour Viewpoint” 1963
F.3      “Canada’s Economic Challenges: Planning for Trade Expansion” 1963

            “A Case Study in Union-Management Cooperation” [no date]

            “The Challenge for Statisticians in our Age of Rising Expectations” 1968

            “The Challenge of Change in the Organization and Delivery of Health Care” 1971

            “Collective Bargaining in Ontario” 1956

            “Collective Bargaining Perspectives” 1968
            “Committee on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations, I.L.O.” Report, 1971

            “Continental Unionism: Gain or Drain?” 1972

            “Cooperation for Increased Production is Solution” 1946
F.4      “The Delivery of Health Services in Canada: A Consumer’s Point of View” 1970, 1971
F.5      “The Effects of the Anti-Inflation Act on Negotiated Wage and Salary Settlements” 1976

            “Employment Standards, Outline notes for a Panel Talk” 1972
F.6      “Fourth International Personnel Conference, Notes for an address” 1973

            “The Functions of the Union Research Officer” 1965

            “The Functions of the Research Officer in Trade Unions” 1966

            “Goals for Social Policy” 1967
F.7      “History of the Industrial Production Co-operation Board” [no date] Tms. (car. ) 8 pp .

            “Il faut pousser la specialisation” 1974

            “The Impact of Automation--Labour’s point of view” 1961

            “The Impact of the Canada Pension Plan on Labour Relations in Ontario.” 1966

            “The Implications of Continental Unionism for Canadian Economic Policies” 1971, 1972

            “Industrial Relations Management Association, Notes for an address” 1970

            “The IPCB in Retrospect and Prospect”. [no date] Tms. 10 pp. and Tms. (car.) 8 pp.
F.8      “Job enrichment, decision sharing and industrial democracy” 1973
F.9      “Labour and management adjustments to a changing international economic environment” 1973, 1974

            “Labour and the Canadian economy” [1969] Tms. and Tms. (car.) 36 pp. and 30 pp.

            “Labour education” 1973, 1974

            “Labour relations in a changing Canada” 1971

            “Labour Relations in the Year 2000: Canada - Some Discussion Notes” 1970

            “Labour Standards Legislation” 1972

            “A labour view of economic planning in Canada” 1964, 1965

            “Leadership in Industry” 1951
F.10    “A manual for negotiators” 1965, 1966

            “New directions for industrial relations research” 1972

            “New initiatives” 1972

            “New initiatives for industrial relations research” 1972
F.11    “On the prospects for Nova Scotia’s Steel Industry” 1966

            “Our changing world of work” 1970

            “The person in the System” 1971, 1972

            “The philosophical underpinings of Collective Bargaining” 1979

            “Problems of Collective Bargaining in a Changing Technology” 1963

            “Prospects and Concepts for better Collective Bargaining” 1972
F.12    “Questions of public policy for the consideration of periodic revisions in the minimum wage” 1972, 1973

            “Reflections on the State of Public Welfare” 1967

            “Research and Development initiatives on education and training programmes” 1973

            “Research on Federal compliance efforts regarding employment discrimination” 1972
F.13    “S.I.A. - 50th Anniversary Conference, Discussion notes” 1970

            “Secondary Manufacturing Sector Meeting. Address” 1966

            “Selected Cases of the Ontario Labour Relations Board” no date

            “Social Indicators: a guide to social performance” 1972

            “Some considerations for a new party approach to the determination of capital policies” 1960

            “Some human, social and economic factors in resource management” 1974

            “Some observations on research into wages and collective bargaining in Canada” 1971

            “Some significant factors affecting the 1975 bargaining climate” [1975]
F.14    “Teamwork in Action” 1946

            “Three or four day work week, “Notes for discussion” 1973

            “Toward equitable income distribution” 1966

            “Toward fair employment and the EEOC.” [no date]

            “Union organization at Algoma Steel” [no date]

            “Wage and salary trends: an overview” 1974

            “What’s fair about Canadian wages and profits?” 1966

            “Why is our dollar worth only 92 1/2 cent?” 1962

Note: The following material relates to the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America (Toronto), with which Harry Waisglass was associated in 1951-52.
F.15    Correspondence

General Correspondence no date, 1928-1938

Amalgamated Clothing Manufacturers Inc. - correspondence with A.C.W. 1928-1938

Bond Clothes, 1950; Score and Son Ltd., 1937; Shiffer-Hillman Co. Ltd., 1933

A.C.W./I.L.G.W. jurisdictional dispute 1937-39
F.16    A.C.W.

Dispute with Tolton Manufacturers. 1940-43.
F.17    A.C.W. documents and publications

- “A trade union becomes a national advertiser”, address by Stewart Meacham 1950

- C.C.F. history

- part of document detailing labour negotiation

- Dealer’s price list, 1952 House of Stone

- Souvenir programme, A.C.W. Local 132 - 65th anniversary and dance
F.18    Publications not by Waisglass.

Framed photograph of Bryce Mackasy inscribed to Waisglass.


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