Jim Malott collection of International Association of Machinists material
Scope and Contents of the Collection
Jim Malott collection of International Association of Machinists material includes Organizing Aids, a 1955 booklet with samples of organizing pamphlets, flyers, posters, and buttons; and correspondence, 1987.
- Creation: 1955, 1987
- Malott, James W. (Person)
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research use.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.
Founded as a trade union for machinists in the railroad industry in 1888, the International Association of Machinists was a very large industrial union by the 1950s, representing workers in the aerospace and other industries. James W. (Jim) Malott served as General Vice President, Organizing Department of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, as the union was renamed in 1964.
0.1 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)
Language of Materials
Jim Malott served as the General Vice President, Organizing Department of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), AFL-CIO in Washington D.C. His collection consists of organizing aids used by the IAM in the 1950s.
Donated by Jim Malott, 1987.
Separated Materials Note
During Processing printed materials were separated to other Southern Labor Archives Collections.
Separated to the Special Collections Book Collection (See catalog for access)
- A Handbook for Organizers. Washington, 1950
Processed by Carley Henderson at the file level, May 2014. Descriptions by Carly Henderson and William W. Hardesty.
- Jim Malott:
- A Guide to His International Association of Machinists and Collection at Georgia State University
- Carley Henderson and Bill Hardesty
- May 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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