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UTWA Local 120 (Newberry, S.C.), 1948-1975

Identifier: I

Scope and Contents of the Records

From the Collection:

The Records, 1945-1975, of United Textile Workers Union, Southern Region, Area B, consist of correspondence, minutes, legal and financial documents, and printed materials pertaining to Local 120 (Newberry, S.C.) and its relationship with the Newberry Mills, Inc., and Local 434 (Bluefield, W. Va.) and its dealings with The United Piece Dye Works. Also included is documentation from unsuccessful organizing campaigns at P. Garvan, Inc., Spartanburg, S.C., and at the Lawson United Feldspar and Mineral Company, Spruce Pine, N.C. Both local unions dissolved c.1975.


  • 1948-1975

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.


From the Collection: 1.25 Linear Feet (in 3 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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Atlanta, Georgia 30303
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