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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).
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...
Abstract: The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU), which represented textile workers throughout the United States, was formed in 1976 out of the merger of The Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) and the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America (ACWA). The Joint Board served as an administrative support unit for locals in Tennessee and the southeastern United States. The records of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Tennessee Joint Board (Knoxville, Tenn.),...
Abstract: The collection consists of 175 agreements, 1939-1976, between various local unions of the Textile Workers Union of America and manufacturers.
- Textile workers -- Labor unions 3
- Central labor councils 2
- Industrial relations 2
- Alabama 1
- Aragon (Ga.) 1
- Arbitration, Industrial 1
- Chattanooga (Tenn.) 1
- Collective labor agreements -- Clothing industry 1
- Georgia 1
- Henderson (N.C.) 1
- High Point (N.C.) 1
- Labor leaders 1
- Labor unions 1
- Labor unions -- Organizing 1
- Labor unions -- Political activity 1
- Mobile (Ala.) 1
- North Carolina 1
- Rock Hill (S.C.) 1
- Rome (Ga.) 1
- Southern States 1
- Tennessee 1
- Textile industry 1
- Textile workers 1
- contracts 1 ∧ less
- AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 2
- United Textile Workers of America 2
- Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Tennessee Joint Board (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
- American Federation of Hosiery Workers 1