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American Federation of Teachers contracts collection

Identifier: L-contracts_AFT

Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection contains seven contracts dated 1969-1974.


  • Creation: 1969-1974


Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research use.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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

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.

Historical Note about the American Federation of Teachers

The American Federation of Teachers is an American labor union founded in 1916 that represents teachers, paraprofessionals and school-related personnel, local, state and federal employees, higher education faculty and staff, and nurses and other healthcare professionals.


0.42 Linear Feet (in 1 box)

Language of Materials


Off-Site Storage

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

Acquisition Information

These materials were pulled from one or more collections in the Southern Labor Archives for inclusion in the Archives’ contracts and agreement collection.

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. Atlanta Education Association records, 1905-1971 (L1975-31)
  2. American Federation of Teachers, Southern Organizing Project records, 1978-1979 (L1979-22)
American Federation of Teachers:
A Guide to the AFT Contracts Collection at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
June 11, 2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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