Daniel J. Franco's Labor Pages

Woodwork, Carpentry, Construction, Law, Unionism, Labor, Management, Economics and Politics.

Knowledge is freedom. Ignorance is slavery.

Newspaper Articles, TV News Reports, and Government Press Releases related to the UBC

Labor Organizations

DJF's United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBCJA) Page

Change to Win Coalition (CTW)

American Federation of Labor - Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

Worker Associations, Federations, Guilds and Unions List

Construction Industry and Business Associations and Organizations List

New York City and Vicinity Organizations List


Labor History Resources

US DoL - The History of Labor Day

First Labor Day Parade by Ted Watts  

The Illinois Labor History Society (ILHS), 28 E. Jackson, Chicago, IL 60604, Phone: (312) 663-4107
The Globalization of Memory: The Enduring Memory of Chicago’s Haymarket Martyrs around the World by James Green

International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam, Netherlands
WWW Virtual Library Labour History

Hard Labor - How unions fought to honor the American worker
Labor Day - Work in America: history, facts, statistics, and leaders
Labor Day by the Numbers - Census Bureau facts for Labor Day
Encyclopedia - union, labor

How labor won its day by Patricia K. Zacharias, The Detroit News


Please add to this labor history list by sending information and link suggestions to danieljfranco1(at)gmail.com or by commenting in the Cbox at Daniel J. Franco's Blogspot.

US Department of Labor

US Department of Labor (DOL)

Employment Standards Administration (ESA)

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS)

Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA) - Reporting and Public Disclosure

Access Union Reports, Constitutions and By-Laws
Access Union Officer and Employee Reports
Access Employer and Labor Relations Consultant Reports
Statutory, Regulatory, and Compliance Information

Other Related Information

Building Codes:

International Code Council (ICC)
Formerly Known As:

  • Building Officials and Code Administrators International, Inc. (BOCA)

  • International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO)

  • Southern Building Code Congress International (SBCCI)

Profession Info and Reknowned People, Companies, and Works

Architectural and Furniture Periods and Styles

Periodicals, Forums, and Marketplaces


Measurement Systems

Imperial System

SI System

Unit Conversions




About Me 


Related Web Page Links

Even if you don't agree with the information presented here or elsewhere, you should at least know that it exists.

Daniel J. Franco's Blogspot - communicate about the New York City Local Unions, the NYCDCC, the UBCJA, and that is related.

FAIR DEAL 2008 Blogspot

John Musumeci's Local 157 blogspot - Where NYC Union Carpenters Communicate, Connect and Stay Informed!

Local Union 157 Official Website

Emergency Carpenter Steward Broadcasting System - Stewards Underground

Jaw'in - Dedicated to the principle of free and open exchange of member’s ideas and opinions.

Carpenters for a Democratic Union International (CDIU)

Articles about the United Brotherhood of Carpenters (UBC) by Mike Pesa

Union Plain Facts [old but informative]

Local370Voice - Richard Dorrough

VideoVoice370 - Charles Lezette


Local Union 370 (LU370)

Carpenters Union BC

Dave Livingston's (Nelson, BC, Canada) rawblogXport - union news / workers rights / construction / safety / irony...

The Association for Union Democracy: Union democracy for a strong labor movement

LabourStart - Where trade unionists start their day on the net

Laborers for JUSTICE and The Laborers Network

The Labor Educator - Seek Out the Truth and Have the Courage to Defend It

Labor Notes - A non-profit organization that has been the voice of union activists who want to "put the movement back in the labor movement" since 1979.

Yahoo! Group UBC Members

Yahoo! Group Millwright

Yahoo! Group Gangbox News

Gangbox Construction Workers News Service

Government Info Links

NYS Unified Court System

WebCrims - Case information for selected New York State Courts of criminal jurisdiction. Only those cases with future appearances are included.

NYS Dept. of State Corporations Database

U.S. Courts - The purpose of this site is to function as a clearinghouse for information from and about the Judicial Branch of the U.S. Government.

United States District Court, Southern District of New York (USDC, SDNY)


United States Department of Justice, United States Attorney Office, Southern District of New York (USDOJ, USAO, SDNY)

Southern District Reporters (SDR) - Official Website of the Southern District of New York Court Reporters, 212-805-0300

Law & Legal Information Research

Justia: Law & Legal Information for Lawyers, Students, Business and the Public

Justia Federal District Court Filings and Dockets




New York Law Journal

Verdict Search

Public.Resource.Org - Making Government Information More Accessible.