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John Sugg collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2005-14

Scope and Content of the Collection

The John Sugg collection consists of video cassette tapes (VHS) on Eastern Air Lines, employee services, and broadcasts on pertinent topics for workers of the time.

Dates

  • 1985-1991

Restrictions on Access

Researchers must view dubbed copies of the originals. Consult archivist with questions.

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.

Biography of John Sugg

John "Buddy" Sugg worked as a union machinist at Eastern Air Lines in the 1980s and was a member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). During his time at Eastern, Sugg led the Contracting-in Committee, which ensured that Eastern repaired its own equipment, and the Efficiency Credit Teams, which investigated ways to boost productivity and minimize cost. After leaving Eastern Air Lines, Sugg continued to be active in promoting unions and employee strengthening programs.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (in 1 box)

Abstract:

John "Buddy" Sugg worked as a union machinist at Eastern Air Lines in the 1980s and was a member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). The John Sugg collection consists of video cassette tapes (VHS) on Eastern Air Lines, employee services, and broadcasts on pertinent topics for workers of the time.

Acquisition Information

Donated by John Sugg, summer 2005.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. W. J. Usery, Jr. papers, 1940; 1952-2004 (L1985-12)
  2. Carolyn Lee Wills collection of Eastern Airlines' Southern Region Public Relations Office records, 1927-2008 (L1986-27)
  3. John Chaknis Eastern Airlines strike collection, 1986-1990 (L2000-09)
  4. Francis Q. Vogtner Eastern Airlines collection, 1964-1989 (L2012-26)
  5. Frank Borman papers, 1961-1989 (L2005-16)
  6. James R. Ashlock collection, 1938-1991 (L2009-10)
  7. Martha Hamilton collection, 1988-1991 (L2013-01)
  8. International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers records, 1891-2002 (L1992-14)

Processing Information

Processed by Amanda Brown, January 2006. EAD created by Amanda Brown, March 2006. EAD revised by William Hardesty, 2007.
Title
John Sugg:
Subtitle
A Guide to His Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
March 2006
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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