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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 627 (Jacksonville, Fla.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-33

Scope and Content of the records

The collection consists of records of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners, Local 627 (Jacksonville, Fla.) from 1937-1971. Includes correspondence, newsclippings, and printed material pertaining to Local 627's relations with the Florida State AFL-CIO, its predecessor the Florida State Federated Council AFL-CIO, the Florida State Building and Construction Trades Council, and the Jacksonville Metal Trades Council.

Arranged by record type.

Dates

  • 1937-1971

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.
Oversized Materials stored offsite. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

Historical Note

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America organized in 1881 as the Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Chartered by the AFL in 1887, the Brotherhood merged with the United Order of American Carpenters and Joiners in 1888 to become the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.

Extent

0.05 Linear Feet (in 5 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The records of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners, Local 627 (Jacksonville, Fla.), 1937-1971, include correspondence, newsclippings, and printed material pertaining to Local 627's relations with the Florida State AFL-CIO, its predecessor the Florida State Federated Council AFL-CIO, the Florida State Building and Construction Trades Council, and the Jacksonville Metal Trades Council.

Off-Site Storage

Oversized Materials stored offsite. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Jacksonville Carpenters Local 627, courtesy of John Maxim, May 13, 1973.

Separated Materials

During processing, printed material and oversize records were separated to other Southern Labor Archives Printed collections. List compiled at time of processing. Material must be requested separately; consult archivist for access.

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Agreements Collection

  1. United Metal Workers of America, District No. 30, 1937
  2. Florida State Federation of Labor Metal Trades, 1941, 1962

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Constitutions Collection

  1. American Federation of Labor, 1945; 1947
  2. Carpenters and Joiners of America, 1941; 1943-1945; 1947; 1949; 1951; 1955-1957
  3. Paper Makers, 1943
  4. Operating Engineers, 1962
  5. Carpenters, undated, Sections I-III (outsized Collection)
  6. Loftman, Shipwrights, Joiners, Boat Builders and Millman, Local 1149

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Standards and Rules Collection

  1. Carpenters Standards, 1964
  2. Florida State Council of Carpenters, undated
  3. Carpenters District Council of Jacksonville Trade Rules, 1941; 1945; 1952; 1957; 1962

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Proceedings Collection

  1. Florida State Council of Carpenters, annual conventions, 1952-1957, 1959-1969, 1964-1968
  2. Florida State Council of Carpenters, Reports from President, 1949, 1952, 1959-1960, 1964-1966, 1969
  3. Florida State Council of Carpenters, Reports form Secretary-Treasurer, 1957
  4. Florida State Council of Carpenters, Reports from Vice President, 1956, 1963
  5. Florida State Council of Carpenters Delegate List, Special General Convention, 1960
  6. Florida State Council Summaries of Meetings, 1960, 1970
  7. Florida State Federated Labor Council annual conventions, 1958-1960, 1962-1969
  8. Florida State Federated Labor Council Special General Convention, 1960
  9. Florida State Federated Labor Council Legislative Reports, 1951-1959
  10. Florida Federation of Labor annual conventions, 1950-1951, 1953-1954, 1956
  11. Florida Federation of Labor, Reports from President, 1953-1955, 1959-1960
  12. Florida Federation of Labor, Reports from Secretary-Treasurer, 1953, 1958, 1960
  13. Florida Federation of Labor annual reports, 1956, 1966
  14. Florida Federation of Labor convention books, 1969, 1960
  15. Florida Federation of Labor Rules Committee Reports, undated
  16. Florida State Metal Trades Conference, 1948, 1950, 1961
  17. Florida State Metal Trades Jurisdictional policy, 1953
  18. Florida State Building and Construction Trades Council, 1965, 1966, 1971
  19. Florida State Building and Construction Trades Council Meeting, 1959
  20. Florida Carpenters Apprenticeship Committee, 1959
  21. Florida Carpenters Grievance Committee Report, 1967
  22. Florida Typographical Conference Program, 86th Session, 1963
  23. Southern States Apprenticeship Conference, 1963
  24. United Brotherhood of Carpenters Minutes, General Convention, 1947, 1949, 1956

Processing Information

Inventoried by Chris Klepac, July 26, 1974.
Title
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 627 (Jacksonville, Florida.):
Subtitle
A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1973
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • May 2006: Revised and EAD finding aid created by William Hardesty.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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