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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...
Dates: 1956-1973

AFL-CIO Region 8 records

 Collection
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).
Dates: 1930-1974

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Central North Carolina Joint Board records

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Identifier: L1980-16
Abstract: Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Central North Carolina Joint Board records, 1939-1979, include correspondence, grievances, and time studies on job productivity in the textile industry; together with correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other items. Material relates to the Textile Workers Union of America; Local 578 and Local 584 and the strike (1958-1960; and abandoned by the union) against Harriet and Henderson Cotton Mills, Henderson, N.C.; and Local 319 at Highland Cotton...
Dates: 1939-1979

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Memphis-Jackson Joint Board records

 Collection
Identifier: L1992-11
Abstract: The Memphis-Jackson Joint Board began as an administrative support unit for the smaller locals within its Southern region. The records contain correspondence, grievances, financial records and audits, organizing materials, periodicals, newsletters, leaflets, photographs, membership lists, convention materials, constitutions, and bylaws.
Dates: 1946-1991; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1987

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Tennessee Joint Board records

 Collection
Identifier: L1982-24
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.),...
Dates: 1940s-1970s

Asheville Central Labor Union (Asheville, N.C.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1975-42
Abstract: The Records, 1917-1921, 1948-1975 of the Asheville North Carolina Central Labor Union bulk in the late 1950's- early 1970's. The material dated 1917-1921 consists of photocopies of a small amount of correspondence and printed material. The records include correspondence, financial documents and incomplete minutes. The bulk of the collection consists of form letters, circulars, and printed material illustrating the role of the Central Labor Union as a clearing house of AFL-CIO information for...
Dates: 1917-1921, 1948-1975

Asheville Labor Temple (Asheville, N.C.) records

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Identifier: L1976-26
Abstract: The Asheville Labor Temple was founded in 1924. Its Records, 1920-1931, 1949-1970, are composed of correspondence, financial statements, minutes, and printed items. The records include some minutes and financial documents of the Asheville Central Labor Union.
Dates: 1920-1931; 1949-1970

Atlanta Federation of Trades records

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Identifier: L1974-07
Abstract: The Atlanta Federation of Trades (AFT) was organized in 1891 and was comprised of representatives of the various local craft organizations in the Atlanta area. Its records, 1900-1937, include correspondence of AFT officers, minutes of the AFT's Labor Day Committee, membership information, and resolutions.
Dates: 1900-1950

Atlanta Labor Council records

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Identifier: L1986-20
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Council was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, AFL, and the Atlanta Industrial Union Council, CIO. Its records are composed of office files, financial documents, membership records, minutes, photographs, and printed material of the Atlanta Labor Council and affiliated organizations, 1915-1969 (bulk 1956-1969).
Dates: 1971-1985

Atlanta Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-12
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Council was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, AFL, and the Atlanta Industrial Union Council, CIO. Its records are composed of office files, financial documents, membership records, minutes, photographs, and printed material of the Atlanta Labor Council and affiliated organizations, 1915-1969 (bulk 1956-1969).
Dates: 1915-1969

Atlanta Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1990-21
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Council was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, AFL, and the Atlanta Industrial Union Council, CIO. Its records are composed of proceedings, constitutions, contracts, convention materials, periodicals, pamphlets, and printed material of the Atlanta Labor Council and affiliated organizations, 1965-1990 (bulk 1967-1980).
Dates: 1965-1990; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1980

Atlanta Labor Council records

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Identifier: L1977-08
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Council was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, AFL, and the Atlanta Industrial Union Council, CIO. Its records are composed of office files, financial documents, membership records, minutes, photographs, and printed material of the Atlanta Labor Council and affiliated organizations, 1915-1969 (bulk 1956-1969).
Dates: 1964-1975

Atlanta Labor Temple records

 Collection
Identifier: L1971-03
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Temple Association was founded in 1910 by a group of unions and individuals to provide office and meeting space for Atlanta's labor community. Records include extensive minutes (1910-1963), statements and other financial records, material (1916) from a cornerstone of the Labor Temple, and a historical collection (1896-1947).
Dates: 1896-1963

Augusta Federation of Trades records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-21
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the Augusta Federation of Trade (AFT) from 1958-1974 and its predecessor, the Augusta Central Labor Union (ACLU), from 1943-1957. Includes minutes of the ACLU (1943-1957) outlining concerns of the organization, efforts to protect a local labor newspaper from advertising encroachment, and support for the Augusta bus drivers strike (1953-1955). Also contains minutes of the AFT (1965-1969), correspondence (1965-1974), financial documents (1963-1974), and...
Dates: 1943-1974

Birmingham Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-14
Abstract: In 1958, the Birmingham Federation of Labor and the Birmingham Industrial Union Council merged to form the AFL-CIO, Birmingham (Alabama) Labor Council. Records, 1954-1965, include minutes of the Birmingham Federation of Labor and the Birmingham Industrial Union Council, 1955-1958, and of the Birmingham Labor Council, AFL-CIO, 1964-1965, and correspondence, financial documents, printed material, and photographs.
Dates: 1954-1965

Chattanooga Area Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-14
Abstract: Chattanooga Area Labor Council Records includes correspondence, minutes, financial documents, legal papers, and printed materials, relating to the council, the merger of Chattanooga Industrial Union Council into it, politics, union elections, abolition of the poll tax, desegregation of public schools, Taft-Hartley Act, Tennessee laws concerning open and closed shops, Chattanooga Voters' Union, revision of the Tennessee State Constitution, and political education. Correspondents include Ross...
Dates: 1925-1972; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1972

Chattanooga Building Trades Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1978-07
Abstract: The Chattanooga Building Trades Council is a subsidiary of the AFL-CIO Building and Construction Trades Department. The records, 1901-1968, of the Chattanooga Building Trades Council are composed primarily of correspondence, limited financial records, and work agreements.
Dates: 1901-1968

Columbus Labor Temple (Columbus, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1986-25
Abstract The Columbus, Georgia, Labor Temple sereved as the headquarters for organized labor in Columbus Georgia during the 20th century. The Columbus Labor Temple (Columbus, Ga.) records consist of membership lists, correspondence, photographs, minutes, awards, agreements, apprenticeship materials, financial records, bylaws, real estate records, and jurisdictional decisions.
Dates: 1919-1986

Decatur Area Labor Council (Decatur, Ala.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-21
Abstract: The collection consists of records of the AFL-CIO, Decatur Area Labor Council (Decatur, Ala.) from 1953-1983. The records are comprised mainly of minutes (1957-1983) documenting the Council's activities, correspondence (1970-1971), and printed materials.
Dates: 1953-1983

Elijah H. Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-51
Abstract: The Elijah H. Williams papers, 1921-1973, consist of clippings, correspondence, membership cards, certificates, and biographical sketch of Williams (1895-1972), who served as President, Louisiana State Federation of Labor, and Director, AFL-CIO Region 7.
Dates: 1933-1972

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AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 5
Georgia State AFL-CIO 4
Meany, George, 1894-1980 4
AFL-CIO 3
AFL-CIO. Asheville Central Labor Council (Asheville, N.C.) 3
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AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 3
Atlanta Federation of Trades 3
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 3
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 3
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 2
Atlanta Building Trades Council 2
Florida AFL-CIO 2
Georgia Federation of Labor 2
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 2
Kefauver, Estes 2
Ray, Richard, 1941- 2
Smith, Stanton E. (Stanton Everett), 1905- 2
Tennessee Federation of Labor 2
Textile Workers Union of America 2
Virginia State AFL-CIO 2
AFL-CIO Council of Jacksonville (Jacksonville, Fla.) 1
AFL-CIO. Augusta Federation of Trades. (Augusta, Ga.) 1
AFL-CIO. Birmingham Labor Council (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Department 1
AFL-CIO. Chattanooga Area Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Decatur Area Labor Council (Decatur, Ala.) 1
AFL-CIO. Department of International Affairs 1
AFL-CIO. Huntsville Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Alton Box Board Company 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Central North Carolina Joint Board 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Memphis-Jackson Joint Board 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Tennessee Joint Board (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
American Federation of Hosiery Workers 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Flint Glass Workers' Union 1
Asheville Labor Temple (Asheville, N.C.) 1
Atlanta Federal Labor Union 1
Atlanta Labor Temple 1
Augusta Central Labor Union (Augusta, Ga.) 1
Bemis Company 1
Birmingham Federation of Labor (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
Birmingham Industrial Union Council (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
Bricklayers, Masons, and Plasterers International Union of America. Local 4 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 1
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. Local 1018 (Richmond, Va.) 1
Chattanooga Building Trades Council 1
Chattanooga Central Labor Union 1
Chattanooga Industrial Union Council 1
Chattanooga Voters' Union 1
Clement, Frank Goad 1
Columbian Rope Company 1
Columbus Labor Temple (Columbus, Ga.) 1
Democratic Socialists of America 1
Florida Mediation and Conciliation Service 1
Florida. Commission on Aging 1
General Electric Company 1
Georgia Electrical Workers Association 1
Georgia State Industrial Union Council 1
Georgia State University. Southern Labor Archives 1
Giles, J. W. (James William), 1925- 1
Googe, George Logan 1
Harriet Cotton Mills (Henderson, N.C.) 1
Henderson Cotton Mills (Henderson, N.C.) 1
Highland Cotton Mills (High Point, N.C.) 1
Hillsborough County Central Labor Council 1
Hollander Home Fashions 1
Houk, Charles M. 1
International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers 1
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 1
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 1
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades. Local 193 (Atlanta Ga.) 1
Jacksonville Central Labor Union (Jacksonville, Fla.) 1
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 1
Knoxville-Oak Ridge Area Central Labor Council 1
Lynch, Matthew S. (Matthew Simpson) 1
McDevitt, James L. (James Lawrence), 1898-1963 1
McKellar, Kenneth Douglas, 1869-1957 1
Miles, Gordon 1
Moore, James O., 1905-1972 1
Munsingwear, Inc. (U.S.) 1
Newport News Central Labor Council (Newport News, Va.) 1
North Carolina State Federation of Labor 1
Pepper, Claude, 1900-1989 1
Schnitzler, F. William (Frank William), 1904- 1
South Carolina State AFL-CIO 1
Southeastern Building and Construction Trades Council 1
Southern Labor School 1
Stepp, Raymond 1
Tallahassee Building Trades Council (Tallahassee, Fla.) 1
Tallahassee Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Tallahassee, Fla.) 1
Tallahassee Labor Temple (Tallahassee, Fla.) 1
Tennessee Committee on Political Education 1
Tennessee League for Political Education 1
Tennessee State Industrial Union Council 1
Tennessee Valley Authority 1
Textile Workers Union of America. Local 319 (High Point, N.C.) 1
Textile Workers Union of America. Local 578 (Henderson, N.C.) 1
Textile Workers Union of America. Local 584 (Henderson, N.C.) 1
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