International Typographical Union, Local 11 (Memphis, Tenn.) records
Scope and Content of the Records
The records of the International Typographical Union, Local 11, 1855-1862, 1908-1952, contain a 100th Anniversary Program from the organization. Also included are a photocopy of the New Member Obligation Book with full names of the members from 1908-1952 and a photocopy of the Treasurer's Book, 1855-1862.
- Creation: 1855-1862, 1908-1952
- International Typographical Union. Local 11 (Memphis, Tenn.) (Organization)
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 About the International Typographical Union, Local 11 (Memphis, Tenn.)
At the third convention of journeymen printers, held in Cincinnati in 1852, the first national labor organization in America was launched, and Memphis Typographical Union was one of fourteen typographical associations that formed the National Typographical Union.
0.1 Linear Feet (in 3 folders)
Language of Materials
The records of the International Typographical Union, Local 11, 1855-1862, 1908-1952, consist of a 100th Anniversary program of the Memphis Typographical Union as well as photocopies of a New Member Obligation Book and a Treasurer's Book.
Donated by International Typographical Union, Local 11 (Memphis, Tenn.), courtesy of Eugene Bernero, July 1978.
Separated Materials note
During processing, printed material was separated to other Southern Labor Archives collections. Consult Special Collections for access.
Separated to the Southern Labor Archives Constitutions and By-laws Collection
- Memphis Typographical Union, Local 11, 1860
Processed by Alice Gernazian at the file level, 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.
- International Typographical Union, Local 11 (Memphis, Tennessee):
- A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library
- Georgia State University Library
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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