From Andy Kranson's union photo albums

(updated 1/22/11)

Walter Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro from the 1984 Presidential election
Bottom of photo reads: "With great thanks and appreciation for your generous support. Best wishes"

Undated letter from the Democratic National Committee for the 1984 Presidential election

Next is an undated photo autographed by Michigan governor Jim Blanchard.
Bottom reads: "To Andy, Best Wishes, Jim Blanchard"

I'm guessing the next photo is from the early 1940's.
Back side reads:
"Andy Kranson Local 7 Committeeman.
Doug Fraser - International Representative"

Next photo is unmarked, guessing it's around 1990

Next photo is undated and unmarked, guessing around 1990

Back of next photo reads: "1968 UAW 2455"
Looks like Walter Reuther in the middle, with Andy Kranson to his right

Back of next photo reads: "Local 7"

I'm guessing the next photo is early 1970's.
Back side reads: "Compliments of Bard Young, Director Region 12 UAW"

I'm guessing the next photo is early 1940's.
Back side reads:
"Left to right:
Jesse Cundiff - Local 7 Committeeman
Andy Kranson - Local 7 Committeeman
Joe Hattley - Local 7 President"

I'm guessing the next photo is early 1940's. Can't see the year on the calendar.

I'm guessing the next photo is from the 1950's.

See bottom of next photo. 1967. Andy Kranson on left, not sure who the other person is.

I'm guessing the next photo is from the early 1940's.
Back side reads:
"Left to right:
John Conyers - Local 7 Committeeman
Jack Conway - Reuther's assistant
Joe Hattley - President Local 7
Norman Mathews - Chrysler regional Director
Andy Kranson - Local 7 Committeeman"

There's nothing on the back of this next photo. Don't know what it's about

There's no identification on the next photo. I'm guessing it's from the 1940's based on Andy's age (standing sideways wearing dark jacket with lighter stripe down right arm sleeve)

Next photo is 1950. "FDR-CIO Labor Center Class, August 1950"

Next photo on back: "Local 7 Citadel, Mike Novak"

Next photo is Andy Kranson. No markings, but I'm guessing 1950's

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1940's

No marking on the next photo. Guessing 1940's

Next photo guessing 1940's
Back side reads:
"Reproduction credit to Ralph R Goldsmith, 1570 National Bank Building, WO3-0333, Detroit 26, Michigan"

Guessing this is Walter Reuther's funeral, 1970

No dates on the next photo. Guessing late 1940's

No markings on the next photograph

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1940's

On back of next photo: "1948 - Chiefs of shop com"

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1950's

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1950's

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1950's

Next photo: "FDR-CIO Labor Center class, August 1950"

Next photo: "Michigan State AFL-CIO, Grand Rapids, June 1967"

Back side of next photo:
"Marc Stepp Awards - Doug Fraser - at Local 212, 1982"

No markings on next photo. Guessing 1940's

No markings on the next photo of Andy Kranson. Guessing 1940's

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1940's

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1940's

No markings on the next photo. Guessing 1940's