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Subject: Re: [Irish in Chicago] patrick flannery "president feight handlers and rr.clerk
Date: Sun, 27 Feb 2005 00:36:00 EST
Sounds like a union position. The Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship
Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express and Station Employees was headquartered in
Chicago, which then was the railroad capital of the country. BRAC is now a part
of the Transportation Communications International Union (TCU).
"looking for information on patrick flannery,on the 1910 census he is living
with his family on whipple st. in chicago,and his occupation is listed as
above,i am trying to find more informaion about him and wonder if anyone knows
what his occupation refers to,thanks for any help,catherin riley,nj"