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Title Contract: Supplemental Agreement DL&W RR & System Federation No. 78, Railway Employees' Dept., AFL. Effective Sept. 1, 1949.
Object Name Contract
Catalog Number 2008.012.0076
Collection Hoboken Railroad Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Scope & Content Contract: Supplemental Agreement between The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad and System Federation No. 78, Railway Employees' Department, American Federation of Labor Mechanical Section Thereof. Effective September 1, 1949.

Printed pamphlet, 4" x 6" high, 10 pp. plus covers.

While many changes were made to the current agreement of Dec. 3, 1935, the major change was the "so-called National Forty-Hour Week Agreement" in which 8 hours was a day of work and the work week was five days of 8 hours each. This supplemental agreement was signed in Hoboken as recorded on page 10.
contract / union /
Date 1949-1949
Year Range from 1949
Year Range to 1949
Search Terms Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad
Lackawanna Railroad
Lackawanna Terminal
American Federation of Labor
Caption front cover
Imagefile 065\20080120076.JPG
Classification Railroads
Business & Commerce