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Communication Workers of America commemorative plate

 Collection
Identifier: L2002-01

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Communication Workers of America commemorative plate collection consists of one commemorative plate with a portrait of founding Communication Workers of America President, Joseph A. Beirne.

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

Originally formed in 1938, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) is the largest union of communications workers in the United States. Joseph A. Beirne was the founding President of CWA, and served for more than 30 years.

Extent

0.83 Linear Feet (Plate)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

Originally formed in 1938, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) is the largest union of communications workers in the United States. Joseph A. Beirne served was the founding President of CWA, who served for more than 30 years. The collection consists of one commemorative plate with Mr. Beirne's portrait.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Alabama State AFL-CIO, 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Carley Henderson at the item level, June 2014. Finding aid created June 2014.
Title
Communications Workers of America:
Subtitle
A Guide to the Commemorative Plate Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
June 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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