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Billy Carrier papers

 Collection
Identifier: M032
Abstract: William S. Carrier ("Billy") was a guitarist and member of the popular Swanee River Boys, playing white southern gospel as well as traditional folk songs and African-American spirituals. In 1941, the group joined WSB Radio's "Barn Dance," broadcast from Atlanta. In 1952, Carrier left the Swanee River Boys, but he continued to perform in the Landmark Church Quartet until May 1956. His papers contain fifty-seven photographs and a photocopy of a datebook recording Swanee River Boys engagements,...
Dates: circa 1935-1957

Edmund Torbush papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-77
Abstract: Edmund Torbush was a member of the Atlanta Typographical Union (International Typographical Union, Local 48) who worked for Atlanta Newspapers, Inc. His papers include correspondence, minutes, news clippings, printed materials, pamphlets, photographs pertaining to the International Typographical Union, the Atlanta Typographical Union, and its Women's Auxiliary. The papers also contains artifacts used in the typesetting profession.
Dates: 1906-1985

Georgia AFL-CIO Journal of Labor photograph collection

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Identifier: L2004-01A
Abstract: Founded in Atlanta in 1898, the Journal of Labor documented the labor movement in Georgia. The Journal of Labor Photograph Collection, 1974-1992 (bulk 1980-1992), consists of photographic prints and negatives depicting labor functions, political events, pickets, strikes, conventions, social events, and campaigns. During the period covered by the collection, The Journal was the official newspaper of the Georgia State AFL-CIO, which ceased its publication in early...
Dates: 1974-1992; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1992

Georgia Commission on Family Violence records

 Collection
Identifier: W097
Abstract: The Georgia General Assembly created the Georgia Commission on Family Violence (GCFV) in 1992. Focusing primarily on legislation, research, education and training, monitoring Family Violence and Batterer Intervention Programs and increasing community awareness, GCFV aims to increase the safety of survivors, improve the resources available and implement more adequate tools for family violence prevention. The records consist of correspondence, legal documents, legislative records, meeting minutes...
Dates: 1985-2011; Majority of material found within 1995 - 2008

Herman B. Adkins papers

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Identifier: L1987-25
Abstract: Herman Adkins (1918-1999) was an organizer and regional director in Tennessee and Georgia for United Mine Workers of America District 50, the UMWA's "national department" for industrial workers. Adkins was a board member during the period when District 50 was an independent unit within the UMWA (1961-1968). When District 50 became a separate entity, International Union of District 50, Allied and Technical Workers of America and Canada, Adkins continued to serve as its Atlanta regional director....
Dates: 1941-1982

NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia records

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Identifier: W072
Abstract: Incorporated in 1980 as the Georgia Abortion Rights Action League (GARAL), NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia was the Georgia affiliate of the National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL). Its records, 1964, 1980-2006, document the direction and administration of the organization, its involvement in the political process in the state, the projects and programs it undertook to further its mission, and materials it gathered regarding reproductive health and rights, activism in Georgia, and political...
Dates: 1964, 1973-2006

Roberta Malavenda papers

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Identifier: W037
Abstract: Roberta Malavenda has worked as an educator, community consultant, social worker and community organizer advocating for child care and developmental disabilities rights. The Roberta Malavenda papers, 1978-1985, document her involvement in the National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC), Georgia Women's Political Caucus (GWPC), and National Anti-Klan Network.
Dates: 1978-1985

United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers records

 Collection
Identifier: L1979-34
Abstract: The Records, 1943-1969, of the United Packinghouse Workers of America consist largely of photographs, but also include a file of correspondence, newsclippings, pamphlets, and handbills.
Dates: 1943-1968

Wayne W. Daniel collection

 Collection
Identifier: M108
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Wayne W. Daniel collection contains manuscript copies of the book Pickin' on Peachtree, audio cassette recordings of oral histories, photographs, posters and event flyers, commercial and non-commercial sound recordings, as well as commercial and non-commercial video recordings. The bulk of the collection is made up of Dr. Daniel's research files that he utilized to write his numerous articles and papers on country music as well as ...
Dates: 1891 - 2007

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Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1
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Georgia. Commission on Family Violence 1
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 1
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 1
International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
International Union of District 50, Allied and Technical Workers of the United States and Canada 1
J.P. Stevens & Co. 1
Jackson, Jesse 1
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 1
Jones, Ben 1
Kehrer, E. T. 1
King, Coretta Scott 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 1
Lewis, John, 1940-2020 1
Mabry, Herbert H., 1929-2011 1
Malavenda, Roberta 1
Men Stopping Violence, Inc. 1
Michelman, Kate 1
Miller, Zell, 1932-2018 1
NARAL Pro-Choice America 1
NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia (Organization) 1
National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League 1
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (U.S.) 1
National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women 1
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 1
Ray, Richard, 1941- 1
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
Swanee River Boys (Musical group) 1
Torbush, Edmund 1
True, Martha, 1924-2008 1
United Mine Workers of America 1
United Mine Workers of America. District 50 1
United Packinghouse, Food, and Allied Workers 1
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 1
WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Young, Andrew, 1932- 1
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