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Retail Clerks International Association contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_RCIU

Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection consists of 25 agreements, 1956-1979, between various local unions of the Retail Clerks International Union and retailers or other entities.

Dates

  • 1956-1979

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 Retail Clerks International Union

Originally formed in 1890 under the auspices of the American Federation of Labor, the Retail Clerks International Union represented retail employees.

It merged with the Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America in 1979 to form the United Food and Commercial Workers. See the UFCW Website for more information.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (in 1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The collection consists of 25 agreements, 1956-1979, between various local unions of the Retail Clerks International Association and retailers or other entities.

Off-Site Storage

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

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. Retail Clerks International Association, Local 1063 (College Park, Ga.) records, 1947-1974; 1985 (L1974-19)
  2. William N. Jenkins collection, 1949-1983 (L2002-07)
  3. Retail Clerks International Union, Local 1063 (Atlanta, Ga.) records, 1978; 2002 (L1979-02)

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Bexley, 2009.
Title
Retail Clerks International Association:
Subtitle
A Guide to the RCIA 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:
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