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American Federation of Teachers, Southern Organizing Project records

Identifier: L1979-22

Scope and Content of the Records

The records of the American Federation of Teachers, Southern Organizing Project, 1979-1979, contain various printed promotional materials including flyers, handbills, news clipping and press releases.


  • 1978-1979


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 about the American Federation of Teachers

The American Federation of Teachers is an American labor union founded in 1916 that represents teachers, paraprofessionals and school-related personnel, local, state and federal employees, higher education faculty and staff, and nurses and other healthcare professionals.


0.25 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

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The records of the American Federation of Teachers, Southern Organizing Project, 1978-1979, consist primarily of printed promotional materials.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Gene Didler, American Federation of Teachers, July 1979.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in Other Repositories

  1. AFT Southern Regional Office Records, 1968-1999 (bulk 1975-1985), LR001863, Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. American Federation of Teachers contracts collection, 1969-1974 (L-Contracts_AFT)
  2. Atlanta Education Association records, 1905-1971 (L1975-31)

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie at the file level, 1979. 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.
American Federation of Teachers:
A Guide to the Southern Organizing Project Records at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
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Revision Statements

  • July 2010: EAD created by Laura Starratt from a legacy finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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