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Louis M. Nunn papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-20

Scope and Content of the Papers

The Louis M. Nunn papers,1956-1975, contain programs, invitations, newspaper clippings, reports, rosters, resolutions, certificates, and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1956-1975

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.

Biographical Notes about Louis M. Nunn

Louie Matthew Nunn was a Savannah alderman, school board member and union official. He was a native of Mitchell and lived in Savannah. He worked as a business manager for the Carpenter's Union for 31 years. He served as a Savannah city alderman from 1962-1964. He was a member of the Carpenter's Local Union No. 256, Alee Temple Shrine, the Bacon Park Senior Blitz and a Mason. He was a former member of Board of Public Education and had served on the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Temple and the Learners Sunday School Class. He was a past president of the Building Trades Council and was a lieutenant colonel, Aide De Camp on the governor's staff during the administration of S. Ernest Vandiver in 1959.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (in 5 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

Louie Matthew Nunn was a member of the Carpenter's Local Union No. 256 (Savannah, Georgia) and served as the local's business manager for 31 years. His papers include correspondence, invitations and programs, newspaper clippings, and speeches, 1956-1957.

Off-Site Storage

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

Acquisition Information

Donated by Louis M. Nunn, September 1977.

Related Archival Materials

Related Archival Materials in This Repository

  1. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 384 (Asheville, North Carolina) Records (L1976-27)
  2. Florida State Council of Carpenters Records (L1979-06)
  3. United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 531 (St. Petersburg, Florida) Records (L1978-13)
  4. United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 144 (Macon, Georgia) Records (L1973-44)
  5. United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 225 (Atlanta, Georgia) Records (L1986-16)
  6. United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 396 (Newport News, Virginia) Records (L1976-35)
  7. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 627 (Jacksonville, Florida) Records (L1973-33)
  8. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 696 (Tampa, Florida) Records (L1979-03)
  9. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 256 (Savannah, Georgia) Records (L1977-19)
  10. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 1275 (Tampa, Florida) Records (L1979-04)
  11. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.) Records (L1976-18)
  12. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 2261 (Ft. Meyers, Florida) Records (L1979-05)

Separated Materials

During processing, oversized newspaper clippings (1958) were separated to Southern Labor Archives Oversize Collection and stored off-site. Consult Special Collections for access.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Gernazian at the file level, March 16, 1978. 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
Louis M. Nunn:
Subtitle
A Guide to His Papers at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1978
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • January 27, 2011: EAD finding aid created by Harold Victor Hansen Jr. from a legacy finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
404-413-2880
404-413-2881 (Fax)