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International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America banner

 Collection
Identifier: L2002-03

Scope and Contents of the Collection

International Printing Pressman and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU) banner is blue, with a yellow IPPAU logo, date unknown (before 1973).

Dates

  • 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 International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU-NA), was organized in 1889, and eventually became the largest printing trades union in the world. In 1973, it merged with the International Stereotypers', Electrotypers', and Platemakers' Union of North America (ISE&PU) to form the International Printing and Graphic Communications Union (IPGCU).

Extent

0.83 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU), at one time the largest printers' union in the world, existed from 1889 until its 1973 merge into International Printing and Graphic Communications Union. This collection consists of a banner with the IPPAU logo.

Provenance Information

A former member of IPPAU owned the banner and donated it to Atlanta Graphic Communications Local 8-M.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Atlanta Graphic Communications Local 8-M, February 27, 2002.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. International Printing Pressman and Assistants' Union Contract collection, 1911-1974 (L-contracts_IPPAU)
  2. International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America records, 1911-1977 (L1995-14)

Processing Information

Processed by Carley Henderson at the item level, May 2014.
Title
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America:
Subtitle
A Guide to the Banner at Georgia State University Library
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: Finding Aid created by Carley Henderson.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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