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9to5 Atlanta Working Women records

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Identifier: L2005-08
Abstract: Established in 1973, 9to5 Working Women focuses on creating and implementing family-friendly policies to help working people balance responsibilities at home and on the job, making nonstandard jobs voluntary and equitable so that those working part-time or temporary positions receive fair pay and benefits, eliminating workplace discrimination through education about legal rights on the job, monitoring enforcement agencies and expanding anti-discrimination laws, and opposing punitive welfare...

A. R. Marshall arbitration records

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Identifier: L1980-07N
Overview The A. R. Marshall Arbitration records, 1942-1983, consist of professional files, arbitration case files, publications and contracts between unions and companies.

A. Steve Nance papers

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Identifier: L1999-04
Abstract: A. Steve Nance was a key figure in Southern labor history during the 1930s. He was President of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, and worked with the Textile Workers Organizing Committee in Georgia, as well as throughout the South. Nance also worked with the fledgling alternative state labor federation in Georgia during 1937. The A. Steve Nance papers contain correspondence, speech transcripts, Georgia Federation of Labor memos, NLRB mediation files for two Atlanta hat manufacturers, and...

A Woman's Place records

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Identifier: W013
Abstract Polly Simpson and others began "A Woman’s Place," a clearinghouse for women's resources as well as an organization for women, in June 1980. The collection consists of business plans and membership materials pertaining to the organization and activities of "A Woman's Place," 1980-1983.

Adair, Goldthwaite, Stanford and Daniel records

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Identifier: L1973-03
Abstract: Adair, Goldthwaite, Stanford and Daniel were attorneys for union members. Their records contain the discharge cases and arbitration transcripts that resulted from the strike of the Communications Workers of America against Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company in 1955-1956; legal case files involving the strike of the International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers Local 748 versus the Jefferson City (Tennessee) Cabinet Company (a division of the Magnavox Company),...

Adolph M. Koven arbitration records

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Identifier: L1989-25
Overview Adolph M. Koven (1917-1990) was an arbitration lawyer active in the San Francisco area. He co-authored Just Cause: The Seven Tests and Alcohol-Related Misconduct. The records consist of his arbitration case files, 1964-1989. Many files relate to Koven's arbitration work with the Bay Area Rapid Transit system (BART), United Can Company, Northern California Homebuilders Union, Stanford University and the University of San Francisco.

AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department, Southeastern Office records

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Identifier: L1985-16
Abstract: AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department, Southeastern Office records, 1974-1984, consists of correspondence and printed materials pertaining to E.T. Kehrer's involvement with community action groups.

AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department, Southeastern Region records

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Identifier: L1988-22
Abstract: AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department, Southeastern Region records consist of newsletters, correspondence, training manuals, news articles, newsletters and summaries of events, 1966-1986.

AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department, Southern Office records

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Identifier: L1983-26
Abstract: The records, 1964-1979, of the Southern Office of the AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department consist primarily of correspondence and related reports, surveys, statements, and newspaper clippings. Much of the correspondence is between Director E.T. (Al) Kehrer and various AFL-CIO departments, notably his superiors Don Slaiman (1965-1974) and William Pollard (1974-1979). There is also substantial correspondence between Kehrer and the AFL-CIO state and city labor councils in the South; apprenticeship and...

AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department, Southern Region records

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Identifier: L1973-05
Abstract: The Records, 1963-1972, of the Civil Rights Department of the AFL-CIO Southern Region consist primarily of printed material and correspondence of private groups, government commissions, and committees from organized labor, working in the various fields of civil rights activity--equal and open housing, school desegregation, human relations, and fair and equal employment opportunities.

AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (COPE), Area 3 Records

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Identifier: L1982-41
Abstract: The AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (C.O.P.E.) Area 3 covers the region comprising Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, and West Virginia. Its records, 1970-1979, consist primarily of correspondence and printed material generated by the state labor federations in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, and South Carolina and West Virginia.

AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (COPE), Area 3 records

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Identifier: L1990-03
Abstract: AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (COPE) Area 3 comprised Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, and West Virginia. COPE’s main purpose was to solicit and encourage voting and voter registration, especially among women, minority, senior citizen and youth voters. The records of AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education, Area 3, 1964-1984, contain correspondence, field reports, news clippings, surveys, reports, memoranda, political fund-raising materials,...

AFL-CIO Council of Jacksonville (Jacksonville, Fla.) records

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Identifier: L1973-34
Abstract: Originally organized as the Jacksonville (Florida) Central Labor Council, the Council changed its name to the AFL-CIO Council of Jacksonville around 1970. The collection consists of records of the AFL-CIO Council of Jacksonville and its predecessor, the Jacksonville Central Labor Council, from 1956-1973, and includes correspondence, financial documents, minutes of the Jacksonville Central Labor Union and Council of Leadership for Community Advancement, general office files, and printed...

AFL-CIO Human Resources Development Institute (Atlanta Office) records

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Identifier: L1979-30
Abstract: AFL-CIO Human Resources Development Institute (Atlanta Office) Records, 1968-1977, contain correspondence, minutes, reports, pamphlets, and periodicals, relating to manpower and job training programs, including Comprehensive Employment and Training Act, 1973, and guidelines for applying for U.S. government grants. Persons and organizations represented include Aaron Turpeau, Walter Clifford Rucker, Atlanta Area Technical School, Atlanta Community Relations Commission, Atlanta Region Open Housing...

AFL-CIO Region 5 (Atlanta office) records

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Identifier: L1982-38
Abstract: The collection consists of records of the AFL-CIO Region 5 (Atlanta, Ga.) and its predecessor, AFL-CIO Region 6 from 1947-1981. Includes correspondence, newsletters, memoranda, proceedings, reports, and printed materials. Materials document the activities of state and local union organizations, labor councils, the AFL, the CIO, and AFL-CIO departments pertaining to political issues, candidates for office, political campaigns, lobbying, the Don Luna case and trial, the J.P. Stevens organization...

AFL-CIO Region 5 (Atlanta office) records

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Identifier: L1985-15
Abstract: AFL-CIO Region 5 (known as Region 6 until 1973) encompassed Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. The records consists of correspondence, newsletters, memos and reports, covering AFL-CIO's stand on political issues and candidates for office, lobbying, political campaigns, internal problems, and general business.

AFL-CIO Region 6 (Atlanta office) records

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Identifier: L1974-01
Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence, office memoranda and printed material maintained by the regional director’s office in Atlanta, Georgia.

AFL-CIO Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Region 5 records

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Identifier: L1985-38
Abstract: In 1955 when the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) merged, it created AFL-CIO Region 8 encompassing Tennessee and Kentucky with Paul Christopher as Director. North and South Carolina became part of Region 5 directed by Carey Haigler. The 1964 reorganization of the AFL-CIO placed Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina in Region 8 with Christopher as Director and Haigler as Assistant Director. After Christopher's death in 1974, Region 8...

AFL-CIO Region 8 records

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Identifier: L1974-15
Abstract: AFL-CIO Region 8 records are organized into five series: (I) United Textile Workers of America, 1934-1937; (II) Textile Workers Organizing Committee (TWOC)/Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA), 1937-1940; (III) Tennessee State Industrial Union Council (TSIUC-CIO), 1940-1953; (IV) Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), Region 4 (Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina, and South Carolina), 1953-1955; and (V) AFL-CIO Region 8, 1955-1969. The periods of Paul R. Christopher's career as a union...

AFL-CIO Region 8 records

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Identifier: L1984-70
Abstract: AFL-CIO Region 8 records, 1930-1974, include correspondence, minutes, reports, legal papers, conference materials, membership cards, and printed materials. The collection pertains to the career of long time labor organizer and Region 8 Director, Paul R. Christopher (1910-1974).

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 37
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976 30
AFL-CIO 29
Georgia State University 23
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 21
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Poli, Robert 19
ERA Georgia, Inc. 18
Eads, Gary 18
Leyden, John F. 18
Meyers, Robert E. 18
Torchia, Domenic 18
WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 18
Georgia State AFL-CIO 13
Georgia Women's Political Caucus 12
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 12
Textile Workers Union of America 12
United States. National Labor Relations Board 12
Eastern Air Lines 10
International Association of Machinists 10
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 10
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 9
International Typographical Union 9
Meany, George, 1894-1980 9
National Organization for Women 9
United Textile Workers of America 9
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 8
Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 8
Kehrer, E. T. 8
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
Georgia Federation of Labor 7
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
J.P. Stevens & Co. 7
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 7
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 7
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 7
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 6
American Federation of Labor 6
Communications Workers of America 6
General Electric Company 6
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 6
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 6
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 6
United Steelworkers of America 6
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 5
Abbott, Franklin 5
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 5
American Association of University Women 5
American Nurses Association 5
Atlanta Federation of Trades 5
Fowlkes, Diane L. 5
Georgia Power Company 5
International Union of Operating Engineers 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
United Furniture Workers of America 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
AFL-CIO. Region 6 4
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 4
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Air Line Pilots Association 4
American Federation of Teachers 4
Baldanzi, George 4
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 4
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 4
Georgia NOW 4
Georgia State University. School of Business Administration 4
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
International Printing Pressman and Assistants' Union of North America 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Woodworkers of America 4
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 4
League of Women Voters of Georgia 4
Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 4
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 4
National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 4
Office and Professional Employees International Union 4
Ray, Richard, 1941- 4
Southern Railway (U.S.) 4
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Whitmire, Roy 4
ACT UP (Organization) 3
AFL-CIO. Alabama Labor Council 3
AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Department 3
AFSCME 3
Abercrombie, E. L. 3
Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 3
Altrusa International 3
Amalgamated Transit Union. Local 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
American Association of University Women. Atlanta Branch 3
American Federation of Hosiery Workers 3
Ball, Martha Charlene 3
Borman, Frank, 1928 March 14- 3
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America 3
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 3
Cahill, Jeanne Taylor 3
Carter, Jimmy 3
Clitheroe, William E. 3
Curtis, Margaret Miller, 1935- 3
Durand, Joyce Jenkins 3
Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
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