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Wood, Wire, and Metal Lathers' International Union, Local 234 (Atlanta, Ga.) collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-19

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection includes Lathers' Craft Problems and Reference Book, lathers' apprentice training and instruction manual, Local 234 apprentice school journal (December 1964-October 1974), and worksite photographs (March 1975).

Dates

  • 1964-1975, undated

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Historical Note

The Wood, Wire, and Metal Lathers' International Union was founded in 1899 and merged with The United Brotherhood of Carpenters in 1979. By the 1940s, Local 234 (Atlanta, Ga.) was one of the few racially integrated union locals in the city.

Extent

0.05 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The Wood, Wire and Metal Lathers' International Union was founded in 1899. Local 234 was located in Atlanta, Georgia. This collection includes Lathers' Craft Problems and Reference Book, lathers' apprentice training and instruction manual, Local 234 apprentice school journal (December 1964-October 1974), and worksite photographs (March 1975).

Acquisition Information

Donated by of United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners, Local 3024, courtesy of Cliff Jewel, March 1984.

Processing Information

Processed by Carley Henderson at the item level, May 2014.
Title
Wood, Wire, and Metal Lathers' International Union, Local 234 (Atlanta, Ga.):
Subtitle
A Guide to the Collection at Georgia State University
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
May 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • May 2014: Electronic finding aid created by Carley Henderson.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
100 Decatur St., S.E.
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