Resources

Labour and Labour History Links

Website links

Labour history

Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE), The AUPE Story (online video)
http://www.aupe.org/about_aupe/other_services/AUPEStory06.php

Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), Postal workers organizing: A look across a century
http://www.cupw.ca/index.cfm/ci_id/5142/la_id/1.htm

Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), Rural and suburban couriers’ struggle for rights: A short history
http://www.cupw.ca/index.cfm/ci_id/5458/la_id/1.htm

Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), Our history
http://www.cupw.ca/index.cfm/ci_id/1301/la_id/1.htm

Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW), Women’s history in the postal unions
http://www.cupw.ca/index.cfm/ci_id/5040/la_id/1.htm

Government of Alberta, Centennial: 100 years of Alberta’s workforce
http://www.alis.gov.ab.ca/centennial/

Government of Canada, Canadian labour history: 1850-1999
http://www.civilization.ca/hist/labour/lab01e.html

Government of Canada, Chronology of Canadian postal history
http://www.civilisations.ca/cpm/chrono/chcmene.html

Government of Canada, Highway workplace: The Canadian trucker’s story
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/Exhibitions/Highway/en/index.html

Government of Canada, The history of Canada’s public pensions
http://www.civilization.ca/hist/pensions/cpp1sp_e.html

Government of Canada, The labour stamp: The image of the worker on Canadian postage stamps
http://www.civilisations.ca/cpm/labstamp/lsmen01e.html

Government of Canada, On the job: A century of Canadians at work
http://www.collectionscanada.ca/on-the-job/index-e.html

Heritage Community Foundation, When coal was king: Coal mining in western Canada
http://www.coalking.ca/index.html

Heritage Community Foundation, Women of Aspenland: Images from Central Alberta
http://www.albertasource.ca/aspenland/eng/index.html

United Nurses of Alberta (UNA)/Saskatchewan United Nurses (SUN), 100 years of nursing on the Prairies
http://www.100yearsofnursing.ca/

University of Calgary, Applied History Research Group – tutorial on labour history for Calgary and Southern Alberta
http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/calgary/FRAMElabour.html

Labour organizations

Labour Centrals

Canadian Labour Congress (CLC)
http://www.clc-ctc.ca/

Alberta Federation of Labour (AFL)
http://www.afl.org

Calgary & District Labour Council (CDLC)
http://www.cdlc.org/

Edmonton & District Labour Council (EDLC)
http://www.edlc.ca/

International Labour Organization (ILO)
http://www.ilo.org/

Local & Regional Unions

Building Trades of Alberta
http://bta.ca/

The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television & Radio Artists – Edmonton/ Calgary (ACTRA)
http://www.actraedmonton.com/agents.html
http://www.actracalgary.com/index.html

Alberta Firefighters Association (AFA)
http://www.albertafirefighters.com/index.php

Air Line Pilots International Association (ALPA)
http://www.alpa.org/Default.aspx?tabid=1

Alberta Regional Council of Carpenters (ARCC)
http://www.albertacarpenters.com/

Alberta Teachers Association (ATA)
http://www.teachers.ab.ca/

Athabasca University Faculty Association (AUFA)
http://aufa.ab.ca/
Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE)
http://www.aupe.org/

Amalgamated Transit Union – Provincial Links (ATU)
http://www.atu1374.com/page8.html

Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers & Grain Millers Int. Union (BCTGM)
http://www.bctgm.org/

Canadian Association of University Teachers – Links page (CAUT)
http://www.caut.ca/en/links/index.asp

Canadian Auto Workers – By Local (CAW)
http://www.caw.ca/labourlinks/index.asp

Communications, Energy & Paperworkers Union of Canada – Western Region (CEP)
http://www.cep.ca/reg_western/western_e.html

Canadian Union of Public Employees – Alberta Region (CUPE)
http://cupe.ca/alberta

Canadian Union of Postal Workers – Local links (CUPW)
http://www.cupw.ca/index.cfm/ci_id/1853/la_id/1/st_id/1077.htm

Health Sciences Association of Alberta (HSAA)
http://www.hsaa.ca/

International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, its Territories and Canada – Edmonton & Calgary (I.A.T.S.E.)
http://www.iatse210.com/
http://www.iatse212.com/About_212.htm

International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers Union
http://www.ironworkers720.com/

International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators Local 110
http://www.insulators110.com/

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers – Links to lodges (IAM)
http://www.iamaw.ca/links/links_iam_e.html

International Brotherhood of Boilermakers (IBB)
http://www.boilermakers.ca/pages/home_page

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
http://www.ibew424.net/low_res/frames.html

International Union of Operating Engineers, Locals, 955,955B 955C (IUOE)
http://www.iuoe955.com/index.htm

Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)
http://edmonton.iww.ca/

Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA)
http://www.nasa.ualberta.ca/

National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE)
http://www.nupge.ca/

Plasterer’s and Cement Masons Local 222
http://www.local222.com/

Public Service Alliance of Canada – Prairie Region (PSAC)
http://prairies.psac.com/

Telecommunication Workers Union – Calgary & Edmonton (TWU)
http://twu213.pfak.org/index.htm
http://www.twu-207.ca/

United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters (UAA)
http://www.local488.ca/

United Food and Commercial Workers – Locals 401, 1118 (UFCW)
http://www.gounion.ca/portal.cfm
http://www.tuac-canada.ca/en/default.asp?ssec=&IDunit=01003008

Unite Here
http://www.unitehere.org/

United Nurses of Alberta (UNA)
http://www.una.ab.ca/index.shtml

United Steelworkers Local 1-207 (USWA)
http://www.steel207.ca/

United Transportation Union – Links page (UTU)
http://www.utu-canada.com/National%20Legislative%20Office/contact.htm