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Office and Professional Employees International Union records

 Collection
Identifier: L1979-10

Scope and Content of the records

The Records, 1976-1978, of the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) consist of handbills, a National Labor Relations Board petition, and agreements manual, and a sample ballot. The collection describes an attempt to secure a collective bargaining contract for the employees of Group Health Incorporated of Miami, Florida.

Dates

  • 1976-1978

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.

History of the Office and Professional Employees International Union

The Office Employees International Union (OEIU) was chartered in 1945 by the American Federation of Labor to represent stenographers, typists, bookkeepers and assistants. In 1965, the union changed its name to the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The collection, 1976-1978, of the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) consist of handbills, a National Labor Relations Board petition, and agreements manual, and a sample ballot. The collection describes an attempt to secure a collective bargaining contract for the employees of Group Health Incorporated of Miami, Florida.

Acquisition Information

Donated by OPEIU courtesy of James Bloodworth, April 9, 1979.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. Office and Professional Employees International Union contracts collection, 1953-1978 (L-contracts_OPEIU)
  2. Office and Professional Employees International Union, Southern Region records, 1970-1976 (L1976-41)
  3. Office and Professional Employees International Union, Local 21(Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1958-1979 (L1986-14)
  4. Office and Professional Employees International Union, Local 455 (Savannah, Ga.) records, 1976-2004 (L2008-19)

Processing Information

Processed by Fran Barber at the file level, 1980. 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
Office and Professional Employees International Union:
Subtitle
A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1980
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • March 2011: EAD 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)