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

 Collection
Identifier: L1976-17

  • Staff Only

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

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.

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.

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

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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