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Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_ACTWU

  • Staff Only

Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection consists of 16 agreements, 1977-1981, between various local unions of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union and manufacturers.

Dates

  • 1977-1981

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Georgia State University is the owner of the physical collection and makes reproductions available for research, subject to the copyright law of the United States and item condition. Georgia State University may or may not own the rights to materials in the collection. It is the researcher's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and obtain permission from the copyright holder before publication, reproduction, or display of the materials beyond what is reasonable under copyright law. Researchers may quote selections from the collection under the fair use provision of copyright law.

Collection is stored offsite. Allow at least 2 working days for retrieval.

Historical Note about the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union

The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union was created in 1976 through the merger of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America and the Textile Workers Union of America.

Subsequent mergers led to the union UNITE HERE. See the UNITE HERE Website for more information.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (in 1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The collection consists of 16 agreements, 1977-1981, between various local unions of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union and manufacturers.

Off-site Storage

Collection is stored offsite. Allow at least 2 working days for retrieval.

Related Archival Materials Note

The Southern Labor Archives contains numerous collections created by various unions representing workers in the textile industry. These collections include union records from the International Ladies Garment Workers (ILGWU), Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers (ACTWU), United Textile Workers of America (UTWA), Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA), Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Workers (UNITE), and its successors UNITE HERE and Workers United.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Bexley at the item level, 2009.

Title
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union:
Subtitle
A Guide to the ACTWU Contracts Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Traci JoLeigh Drummond and William W. Hardesty
Date
June 21, 2010
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
404-413-2880
404-413-2881 (Fax)