International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers oral histories
Scope and Contents
Georgia State University Library, Special Collections Department holds over 70 oral history interviews with retirees, members, and leaders of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Most of the interviews have been conducted by IAMAW Grand Lodge personel or Southern Labor Archives Staff. Many of the interviews have been transcribed.
- Creation: 1986, 2003, 2011-2019
- Bernstein, Rachel (Interviewer) (Interviewer, Person)
- Mell, Amy (Interviewer, Person)
- Hough, Leslie S. (Interviewer, Person)
Restrictions on Access
Access to some interviews restricted. See notes in Contents List for access details.
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.
History of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Originally founded in Atlanta in 1888 as a trade union for railroad machinists, today the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers represents workers in a large and diverse number of fields. Over the course of the 20th century the machinists moved from representing railroad workers to machinists and others working for airlines and the aerospace industry.
70 item(s) (70 oral history interviews)
Language of Materials
Interviews created by IAMAW and the Southern Labor Archives.
Many of these oral histories are available online at Georgia State University Digital Collections.
Interviews processed by Special Collections and Digital Library Services staff.
- International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers:
- A Guide to the Oral Histories at Georgia State University Library
- In Progress
- Hal Hansen
- September 2019
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description