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McGill, Eula, 1911-2003



  • Existence: 1911 - 2003

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Eula McGill papers

Identifier: L1972-48

Eula McGill was an organizer in the Southern textile factory worker movement of the 1930s. Her papers contain scrapbook material, composed of newspapers, clippings, and programs, which pertains to her organizing activities for the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America in Tennessee and other topics.

Dates: 1938-1964

Grady Kilgro, Eula McGill and Burns Cox Interview, 7 August 1991

Identifier: L1995-13_AV0476

Kilgro, McGill, and Cox discuss living in the mill village, company control of mill villages, Labor Day parades, the textile workers' strike of 1934, labor organizing, and the closing of the Dwight Manufacturing Company.

Dates: 7 August 1991

Grady Kilgro, Eula McGill, and Burns Cox Interviews, 7 August 1991

Identifier: L1995-13_AV0477

Kilgro discusses the impact of Franklin D. Roosevelt's presidency, the National Recovery Act, Social Security, sexual harassment in the mills, and other topics. Kilgro, McGill, and Cox discuss union organizing, the textile workers' strike of 1934, the impact the strike had on the community and other topics.

Dates: 7 August 1991

Southern Labor Archives biography files

Identifier: L-Biography Files

The Southern Labor Archives Biography Files are an artificial collection of printed material, such as clippings, programs, and flyers amalgamated by the Southern Labor Archives staff to provide information on local, state, and national labor leaders important to the various holdings in the Southern Labor Archives.

Dates: circa 1970s-1990s

The Uprising of '34 collection

Identifier: L1995-13

The collection consists of oral history interviews and transcripts, production footage and publicity materials related to the creation of the "Uprising of '34" documentary. Veterans or their descendants were interviewed about mill life, work conditions, southern culture, as well as the strike itself. These interviews were incorporated into the production itself.

Dates: 1987-1995

Additional filters:

Archival Object 22
Collection 3
Birmingham (Ala.) 22
Gadsden (Ala.) 6
Labor unions -- Organizing 2
Southern States 2
Textile workers -- Labor unions 2