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Curlee Clothing Company collection

Identifier: L1981-09

Scope and Content of the Records

The collection consists of one letter and three fliers about Curlee Clothing Company's unfair treatment of organized labor.


  • 1938


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 Curlee Clothing Company

The Curlee Clothing Company, formerly the Corinth Woolen Mills, moved to St. Louis from Corinth, Mississippi, in 1905. In 1913, The Curlee Clothing Company absorbed the Schwab Clothing Company, the oldest corporation of its kind west of the Mississippi.


0.05 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

Language of Materials



The Curlee Clothing Company collection, 1938, contain materials on the treatment of organized labor by the company.

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by Isidore Levin, courtesy of Harry Berger, 1981.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America contracts collection, 1945-1977 (L-contracts_ACWA)
  2. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union contracts collection, 1977-1981 (L-contracts_ACTWU)
  3. Eula McGill papers, 1928-1964 (L1972-48)
  4. The Uprising of '34 collection, 1987-1995 (L1995-13)

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie at the file level, 1981. 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.
Curlee Clothing Company:
A Guide to the Collection at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Revision Statements

  • December 2009: EAD created by Laura Starratt from a legacy finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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Atlanta, Georgia 30303
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