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J. M. Long collection

Identifier: L1973-41

Scope and Content of the J. M. Long Collection

The collection consists of the papers of J. M. Long, 1905-1960, including his personal dues books, news paper clippings, programs and certificates.


  • Creation: 1905-1960


Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms 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 J. M. Long

J. M. Long was a 45 year member of the International Association of Machinists, Lodge One.


0.01 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

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The J. M. Long Collection, 1905-1960, contains information including dues books, dinner programs, newspaper clippings and certificates associated with his membership in the International Association of Machinists, Lodge One.

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by Mrs. J. R. De Lay, 1973.

Related Materials Note

Georgia State University Library is the official repository for the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, and the collection includes the Grand Lodge records as well as numerous Local and District Lodges. Please see the IAMAW Research Guide for more collections. In addition, GSU Digital Collections includes complete, full-text runs of the Machinist Monthly Journal and the Machinists Newspaper available in GSU Digital Collections as well as numerous photographs and local publications from both the US and Canada.

Separated Materials

During processing, printed material was separated to other Southern Labor Archives Collections. For periodicals, see the Southern Labor Archives periodicals collection finding aid or catalog. For pamphlets, see the Southern Labor Archives Pamphlet Collection finding aid (note that this collection has been weeded over time). For Rules and Standards and constitutions and bylaws, consult archivist.

Separated to the Southern Labor Archives Periodicals Collection

  1. Machinists Monthly Journal, vol. 15, no. 9 (1928)
  2. Machinists Monthly Journal, vol. 67, no. 7 (1938)
  3. Machinists Monthly Journal, vol. 50, no. 5 (1955)
  4. Machinist, vol. 10 nos. 33 and 34
  5. 65 Club Newsletter, May 1960

Separated to the Southern Labor Archives Constitutions and Bylaws Collection

  1. International Association of Machinists, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1928

Separated to the Southern Labor Archives Pamphlets Collection

  1. Machinists 60th Anniversary brochure, 1948

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Standards and Rules Collection

  1. Machinists-Ritual, 1924

Processing Information

Processed by E. L. E. Mize at the file level, 1973.

This collection guide was created from a legacy finding aid. The inventory's contents and storage locations of separated materials (if applicable) were not verified at that time.

J. M. Long:
A Guide to His Collection at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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