The failure of the United Garment Workers of America (UGWA) to provide assistance to the Chicago workers during this protracted strike was remembered in 1914 when the UGWA fractured and the ACWA was established.
What does UGWA stand for?
UGWA stands for United Garment Workers of America (est. 1891; more commonly see as UGW)
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We have 1 other meaning of UGWA in our Acronym Attic
- Utrechtse Geologen Vereniging (Dutch: Utrecht Geological Student Society; Utrecht University)
- Unmanned Guided Vehicle Battle Labs Warfighter Experiment
- Unified Global Virtual Credits (Internet payment; Singapore)
- Unmanned Ground Vehicle Communications Technology
- Unmanned Ground Vehicle Rapid Obscuration Platform
- Ultimate Goal Weight (dieting)
- Um Gottes Willen (German: For God's Will; religious organization)
- UMTRA (Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action) Ground Water (US Department of Energy)
- United Garment Workers (est. 1891)
- Universal Gateway (telecommunications)
- Upper Guyandotte Watershed Association (Mullens, WV)
- United German Warhammer Clan (gaming organization)
- Utility Geothermal Working Group
- United General Workers Union (Belize)
- Uganda Shilling (ISO currency code)
- Umwelt- und Gesundheitsschutz Zürich (German)
- Udonis Haslem (basketball player)
- Ultimate Healing (Tibia video game)
- Unaccompanied Housing (US military housing)
Samples in periodicals archive:
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (AFL-CIO) United Garment Workers of America (AFL-CIO) International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Ship Builders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers (AFL-CIO) Stove, Furnace, and Allied Appliance Workers' International Union of North America (AFL-CIO) Service Employees International Union International Brotherhood of Firemen and Oilers (AFL-CIO) (1) The 1989 merger was terminated effective December 1993.