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Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_ACTWU

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

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.
This collection is stored off-site. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

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.

Physical Location

This collection is stored off-site. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.

Related Archival Materials Note

Related Archival Materials in This Repository

  1. Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, Southern Region Records, 1939-1980 (L1977-03; L1981-18; L1984-16)
  2. Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, Local 1836 (Charleston, S.C.) records, 1968-1976 (L1977-25)
  3. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Tennessee Joint Board records, circa 1940s-1970s (L1982-44)
  4. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Memphis-Jackson Joint Board records, 1946-1991 (L1992-11)
  5. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Joint Board records, 1963-1993 (L1996-16)
  6. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Central North Carolina Joint Board records, 1939-1979 (L1980-16)
  7. Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) records, 1954-1988 (L1989-21)
  8. Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America Contracts Collection, 1945-1977 (L-contracts_ACWA)

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Bexley, 2009. Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Traci JoLeigh Drummond and William W. Hardesty, 2009-2010.
Title
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union:
Subtitle
A Guide to the ACTWU Contracts Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
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)