|The Newspaper Guild (TNG)
“The chartering of newswriters’
locals began in 1891, when fifteen newswriters in Pittsburgh organized,
and on October 13, 1891, they obtained a charter from the International
Typographical Union (ITU) as Pittsburgh Newswriters Union No. 1.”
Source: Labor Unions,
Gary M. Fink, ed. in chief, (Westport, CT and London,1977).