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Wayne J. Urban typescript

Identifier: L1976-44

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Scope and Contents of the Typescript

The collection comprises one 20-page (including notes) conference paper delivered at the Southern History of Education Society meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, on October 16, 1976. The paper concerns the formation and activities of the Atlanta Public School Teachers Association, which became American Federation of Teachers, Local 89, in 1919.


  • Creation: 16 October 1976


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions 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.

Biographical Note about Wayne J. Urban

Wayne J. Urban taught at Georgia State University for over twenty years, being named Regents Professor of Educational Policy Studies and professor of history. In 2006, he became Professor of Education and associate director of the Education Policy Center at the University of Alabama.


20 Leaves (in 1 folder)

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Wayne J. Urban was a professor of Educational Policy Studies and History at Georgia State University. The collection consists of a paper, "On the Origins of Teacher Unionism: Atlanta, 1905-1919," delivered at the Southern History of Education Society meeting in 1976.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Wayne Urban, 2 December 1976.

Related Materials at This Repository

Wayne J. Urban Papers, G2005-40, University Archives

Related Materials at Other Repositories

Wayne J. Urban Papers, MSS-4264, The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections

Processing Information

Inventoried by Southern Labor Archives staff, circa 1976. Description created by Willliam W. Hardesty, March 2022.

Wayne J. Urban
A Guide to His Typescript at Georgia State University Library
William W. Hardesty
30 March 2021
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