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University Of Maine System. Office Of Human Resources. Employment Agreements

Identifier: UA RG 0002-004-001

Scope and Contents

Copies of University of Maine System employment agreements for both C.O.L.T the Clerical, Office, Laboratory and Technical Unit and U.M.P.S.A. the Professional Staff Association.


  • Creation: 1981-1999


Conditions Governing Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Conditions Governing Use

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical / Historical

Collective bargaining in the University of Maine System is organized into units with the the Associated Faculties of the Universities of Maine (AFUM) representing faculty; Universities of Maine Professional Staff Association (UMPSA) represents professional staff; Universities of Maine Professional Staff Association (UMPSA) representing professional staff and the Associated C.O.L.T. Staff of the Universities of Maine representing clerical, office, laboratory and technical unit. These groupings are defined in the University of Maine System Labor Relations Act.

The first UMPSA and C.O.L.T. agreements were negotiated with the University of Maine system in 1979 following the enacting of Sec. 31. 26 MRSA ยง 1024-A.


1 box (Half size box)

Language of Materials



Physically the records are arranged by staff unit. Material was rehoused into archival quality storage.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to Special Collections as accession #2015-05-19. The address labels have the name of Francis "Frank" Wihbey, former head of Raymond H. Fogler's Government Documents Department.


The processing archivist appraised the records and destroyed duplicate copies of agreements.


Accruals of employment agreements are anticipated.

Related Materials

There is material on trade unions and employment agreements in the record group Office of the President Records, UA RG 0003 and .

Processing Information

Processed by Matthew Revitt and volunteer Marian Dressler, February 2019, Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Department. Processing involved the creation of this finding aid. Material was rehoused into appropriate archival folders and the boxes and folders numbered and titled using information from ArchivesSpace.

University Of Maine. Employment Agreements
Matthew Revitt
February 6, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library University Archives Repository

5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States