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Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining, 1920

Part of Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining

m809Lowther, Charles E. collection on MiningGuide to the Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining, 1920-1977 M-809Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research CenterSpecial Collections Research CenterUniversity of Kentucky LibrariesMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky 40506-0039URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-03-14 16:18:28 -0400.Description is in English.Describing Archives: A Content Standard2018 March 14Inventory added by Megan Mummey English University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining M-809 0.1 Cubic Feet 1 reel of microfilm 1920-1977 The Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining (dated 1920-1977; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 reel) consists of microfilmed legal agreements between coal operators and labor, by-laws, an employee handbook, pay receipts, and union political ephemera. Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Immediate Source of Acquisition Loan for microfilming, 1978. Arrangement Collection is arranged by format. Preferred Citation M-809: [identification of item], Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining, 1920-1977, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Scope and Contents The Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining (dated 1920-1977; 0.1 cubic feet; 1 reel) consists of microfilmed legal agreements between coal operators and labor, by-laws, an employee handbook, pay receipts, and union political ephemera. The by-laws of Local Union No. 862 of the United Mine Workers, District No, 23 (Madisonville,Ky.) are present along with the Jeffrey Mining Machinery Handbook, No. 294 (Jeffrey Manufacturing Company, Columbus, Ohio, 1920). Also included are pay receipts (Williams Coal Company, Madisonville, Ky.) of Edgar Lowther (October 1, 1943- January 16, 1950) and election memorabilia, June 1969-June 14, 1977. The legal agreements include the following: Agreement Between Members of the Western Kentucky Coal Operators Association and Their Employees, District No. 23 (Central City, Ky.), April 1, 1939-April 1, 1941; Agreement Between Members of the Tri-County Coal Operators Association and Their Employees, District No. 23 (Madisonville, Ky.), August 1, 1941-July 31, 1943 and April 1, 1945; and National Bituminous Coal Wage Agreement of 1947. Conditions Governing Use The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Bylaws. Coal mines and mining -- History. Coal mines and mining -- Kentucky Coal-mining machinery. Collective labor agreements -- Coal mining industry. Madisonville (Ky.) Jeffrey Manufacturing Company (Columbus, Ohio) Lowther, Charles E. Lowther, Edgar Tri-County Coal Operators Association. United Mine Workers of America Western Kentucky Coal Operators Association. Williams Coal Company (Madisonville, Ky.) United Mine Workers of America, District no. 23, Agreement between members of the Western Kentucky Coal Operators' Association and their employees1939-194111a-36United Mine Workers of America, District no. 23, Agreement between members of the Tri-County Coal Operators' Association and their employees1941-1943137-83United Mine Workers of America, District no. 23, Agreement between members of the Tri-County Coal Operators' Association and their employees1945184-156United Mine Workers of America, District no. 23, Agreement: National Bituminous Coal Wage Agreement of 1947 and District Rules Between Western Kentucky Coal Operators Association and Tri-County Operators Association and United Mine Workers of America19471157-217United Mine Workers of America, District no. 23, Local no. 863 By-Lawsundated1218-224Jeffrey Mining Hand Book; number 29419201225-389Edgar Lowthar pay receipts1943 October 1-1950 January 161390-428Scope and ContentsEdgar Lowthar worked for the Williams Coal Company.United Mine Workers of America election memorabilia1969 June-1977 June 141429-453 Charles E. Lowther collection on Mining