Carey, James

Carey, James (Barron)

(1911–73) labor leader; born in Philadelphia. He helped organize and was first president of the United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE) (1935–41). At odds with the UE's Communist leaders, he was elected president of the rival International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers (IUE) (1949–65).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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