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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1976-17

Scope and Content of the Records

The Records, 1949-1967, of Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Florida), International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers consist of correspondence, minutes, legal documents, and financial statements. Much of the correspondence is with IBEW Vice-President G. X. Barker. The minutes, some of which pertain to Sub-Local 624, and the correspondence contain information about apprenticeship training programs, administration of journeyman electrician examinations, entry of members into military service (the Korean War period), violations of working agreements by contractors; occasional disputes with other craft unions over work jurisdiction, and the fair apportionment of overtime work.

Dates

  • 1949-1967

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.

Historical Note

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) was organized in 1891 and adopted its present title in 1899.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet (in 3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The collection consists of records of Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers from 1949-1967. The records include correspondence (1953-1967) mainly with Vice-President G.X. Baxter, minutes (1953-1966), attendance ledgers (1956-1961), legal documents, financial documents (1956-1963), and minutes and attendance ledgers of the Sub-Local 624 (Tallahassee, Fla.). The records deal mainly with apprenticeship training programs, administration of journeyman electrician examinations, entry of members into military service, violations of working agreements by contractors, occasional disputes with other craft unions over work jurisdictions, and the fair apportionment of overtime work.

Acquisition Information

Donated by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.), June 25, 1976.

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  4. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 613 (Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1939-1977 (L1981-19)
  5. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 508 (Savannah, Ga.) records, 1944-1984 (L1984-41)
  6. International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 84 (Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1923-1986 (L1986-21)
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Processing Information

Processed by Robert C. Dinwiddie at the file level, September 9, 1977.
Title
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Florida):
Subtitle
A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1977
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • April 2006: Revised and EAD finding aid created by William Hardesty.
  • 2007: Revised by William W. Hardesty.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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