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Box 1506

 Container

Contains 2 Results:

March on Washington Movement, 1943-1946

 File — Box: 1506, Folder: 1
Scope and Content of the Records From the Collection: The Fair Employment Practices Committee, Collection, 1943-1946, consists of information on the March on Washington Movement, the Congress of Racial Equality, a plan to picket the Capitol in an effort to force the Senate to consider an anti-poll tax bill, and an attempt to force the Capitol Transit Company to hire Negroes. These documents were obtained from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on a Freedom of Information request by Dr. Merl Reed of the Georgia State University history faculty as...
Dates: 1943-1946

Correspondence, minutes, printed items, 1935-1945

 File — Box: 1506, Folder: 1
Scope and Content of the Records From the Collection: The records, 1935-1945, of the Communications Workers of America, Local 3250 (Atlanta, Ga.), consist of correspondence, minutes, memos, and printed items that illuminate the relationship between Branch 3101 of the Federation of Long Lines Telephone Workers (a predecessor of Local 3250) and the American Telephone and Telegraph Company over issues related to wages and job classifications. Several memos describe the extensive negotiations that averted a nationwide strike by telephone workers in...
Dates: 1935-1945