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Branch 41 was chartered on July 21st, 1890 a year after the NALC was founded in Milwaukee, WI

Charter

 

Branch 41 Presidents

William E. Kelly - 1905-1911
Charles Dillion - 1923-1953
Louis Seeback - 1953-1964
Felix Heigen - 1964-1966
Jack Leventhal - 1966-1978
Sal Pipitone - 1978-1986
Louis Pisapia - 1987-1994
Angelo Mangano - 1994-2013
George C. Mignosi - 2014
John P. Murphy - 2015 - present

Past Branch Presidents

 

Louis Pisapia Dedication

Our building located at 2262 Bath Avenue in Brooklyn was officially opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony on June 18th, 1993 and is known as the Louis Pisapia Building which was dedicated in honor of our former Branch President who presided over the buildings opening

 

Building Ribbon Cutting

 

In 1970 a wildcat strike was started by letter carriers at Branch 38 in Manhattan, NY led by Vincent R. Sombrotto a regular letter carrier at the time. A short film about the stirke entitled "The Strike at 40" was produced by the NALC and can been seen here

Great Postal Strike Vincent R. Sombrotto

 

The strike spread nationwide and the NALC won the right to collectively bargin our pay and benefits as a result. Under the leadership of then President of Branch 41 Jack Leventhal, the Brooklyn Letter Carriers joined the strike and were the second branch to so, joining the first Branch 36 of Manhattan and The Bronx. Branch 41 is ceremoniously now known as The Jack Leventhal Branch in honor of his influential tenure as our Branch president. Jack Leventhal

 

Welfare William E. Kelly Brooklyn Letter Carriers Band Fort Hamilton Post Office Bath Beach Station 1914 Good Luck Ribbon

 

 


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