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James A. Parker papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1981-01

Scope and Content of the Papers

The James A. Parker papers, 1948, 1975, consist of a newspaper clipping dated 1975 telling of the dedication of a union hall in Hampton, SC, named from Mr. Parker, and the year book from the 1948 convention of the South Carolina Federation of Labor. Also included is a copy of the membership application to Local 1992.

Dates

  • 1948, 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.
Oversized Materials stored offsite. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

Biographical Note about James A. Parker

James A. Parker, former Director of Organization for the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, organized Local 3130 in Hampton, SC in 1950.

Extent

0.01 Linear Feet (in 2 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The James A. Parker papers, 1948, 1975 contain a news clipping regarding the dedication of a union hall in Hampton, SC, named for Mr. Parker and the 1948 year book of the South Carolina Federation of Labor as well as a copy of the membership application to Local 1992.

Off-Site Storage

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

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by James A. Parker, 1972, 1981.

Existence and Location of Copies

The photographs in this collection may have been digitized and are available online at Georgia State University Library Digital Collections.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America contract collection, 1919-1988 (L-Contracts_UBC)
  2. Benjamin Franklin Haley collection, 1964-1967 (L1972-10)

Separated Materials

During processing, materials were separated to other Southern Labor Archives Collections. For photographs, see the Southern Labor Archives Photographs Collection finding aid. For periodicals, see the Southern Labor Archives Periodicals Collection finding aid or catalog. For proceedings and oversized materials consult Special Collections for access.

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Photograph Collection

  1. Photograph of Henry Chandler, Lew Rhodes, J. A. Parker and Herbert Skinner, 1947

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Proceedings Collection

  1. Southern Caroline Federation of Labor Convention Review, 1946
  2. South Carolina Federation of Labor convention yearbook, 1948

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Periodicals Collection

  1. The Carpenter, August 1956
  2. The Face of America is Changing, 1956

Separated to Southern Labor Archives Oversize Location

  1. South Carolina Labor Ledger, August 24, 1945

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie at the file level, 1981. Multiple finding aids were combined into a single collection guide. 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
James A. Parker:
Subtitle
A Guide to His Papers at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1981
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

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

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Atlanta, Georgia 30303
404-413-2880
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