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E. L. Abercrombie artifact collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2014-05

Scope and Contents of the Collection

E. L. Abercrombie artifact collection, 1963-1985, undated, contains numerous awards, personal photographs, plaques and commendations given to E. L. Abercrombie throughout his career. Organizations represented include the NAACP, North Georgia Building and Trades Council, and Laundry and Dry Cleaning International Union.

Dates

  • 1963-1985

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.
This collection is stored off-site. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

Biographical Note about E. L. Abercrombie

E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989) served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International. Abercrombie was involved with charitable, political, and humanitarian organizations throughout his career.

Extent

5.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes and 17 oversized items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989) served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International and was involved with charitable, political, and humanitarian organizations throughout his career. This collection includes numerous awards, plaques, and commendations given to Abercrombie.

Off-Site Storage

This collection is stored off-site. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Frances Abercrombie, 2014.

Related Materials

Related Material in This Repository

  1. E. L. Abercrombie Papers, 1942-1982 (L1984-49)
  2. Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers Union, Local 218 Records (L1972-11)

Processing Information

Processed by Carley Henderson at the item level, July 2014.
Title
E. L. Abercrombie:
Subtitle
A Guide to His Artifact Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
August 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • August 2014: Finding Aid created by Carley Henderson.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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