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International Typographical Union, Local 299 (Tampa, Fla.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1976-16

Scope and Content of the Records

The International Typographical Union, Local 299 (Tampa, Fla.), records, 1901-1976, contain correspondence, minutes, legal & financial documents, membership rosters, and printed material. The correspondence is primarily with officers of the International Typographical Union and concerns union disciplinary cases, as do the legal documents. The financial records include dues ledgers, tas forms, and life insurance policies. The printed items relate to apprenticeship applications and resolutions passed by Local 299.

Dates

  • 1901-1976

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

History of the International Typographical Union

The International Typographical Union was founded on May 3, 1852 in the United States as the National Typographical Union, and in 1869, changed its name to the International Typographical Union. At the time of its dissolution in 1986, the International Typographical Union was the oldest surviving trade union in the United States.

Extent

1.68 Linear Feet (in 4 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The International Typographical Union, Local 299 (Tampa, Fla.), records, 1901-1976, contain correspondence, minutes, legal & financial documents, membership rosters, and printed material. The correspondence is primarily with officers of the International Typographical Union and concerns union disciplinary cases, as do the legal documents. The financial records include dues ledgers, tas forms, and life insurance policies. The printed items relate to apprenticeship applications and resolutions passed by Local 299.

Off-Site Storage

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

Acquisition Information

Donated by representatives of the Tampa Typographical Union 299, June 25, 1976.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. International Typographical Union Contract collection, 1898-1987 (L-Contracts_ITU)
  2. International Typographical Union Women's International Auxiliary collection, 1911-1990 (L2000-05)
  3. International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.) records, 1920-1972 (L1973-32)
  4. International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.) records, 1945-1971 (L1974-39)

Separated Materials

See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.

List created at time of processing. Material must be requested separately; consult archivist for access.

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Printed Collection

  1. Bulletin, International Typographical Union Executive Council, No. 1
  2. The ITU Review, January 9, 1969
  3. Agreements and Contracts, 1927-1972
  4. Tampa Typographical Union Local 299, 1927, 1956, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1968, and 1972

Processing Information

Processed by Susan Cohen at the file level, 1976. 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.
Title
International Typographical Union, Local 299 (Tampa, Fla.)
Subtitle
A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1976
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • March 2011: EAD Finding aid created by Harold Victor Hansen, Jr. from a legacy finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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