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Roma Heaney Collection

Identifier: L1984-06

Scope and Content of the Papers

The Roma Heaney Collection consists of a seventeen page paper examining the introduction of industrial work procedures in the southern pine industry during the first two decades of the 20th century, primarily in Louisiana by the Louisiana Long Leaf Lumber Company in its company town of Fisher.


  • 1984


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.

Biography of Roma Heaney

Roma Heaney presented at the 1981 Citadel Conference on Southern History in Charlestown, South Carolina. She earned degrees at the University of Glasgow and the University of Pennsylvania, and served as Director of Institutional Research at the University of Michigan-Dearborn from 1986.


0.01 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

Language of Materials



The Roma Heaney Collection consists of a 17 page paper, "Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow: The Introduction of Industrial Work Discipline in the Southern Pine Region, 1900-1920."

Acquisition Information

Donated by Roma Heaney, 1984.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie at the file level, 1984. 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.


Roma Heaney:
A Guide to Her Collection at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
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Revision Statements

  • December 2009: Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Laura Starratt from a legacy finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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