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AFL-CIO Region 5 (Atlanta office) records

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1947-1981

AFL-CIO Region 5 (Atlanta office) records

 Collection
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.
Dates: 1976-1978

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1986-44
Abstract: The American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees(AFSCME), Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) represents public sector workers in the metropolitan Atlanta area, including hospital, sanitation, and other municipal workers. The records of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.), 1949-2001, include correspondence, meeting minutes, membership lists, petitions, constitutions, policy and procedures manuals, grievances, newspaper clippings,...
Dates: 1949-2001

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

 Collection
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

E. L. Abercrombie artifact collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2014-05
Abstract: E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989) served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International and was involved with charitable, political, and humanitarian organizations throughout his career. This collection includes numerous awards, plaques, and commendations given to Abercrombie.
Dates: 1963-1985

Georgia AFL-CIO Journal of Labor photograph collection

 Collection
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

Henry W. Chandler papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-46
Abstract: The collection consists of papers of Henry W. Chandler, secretary, Georgia Federation of Labor and president, Atlanta Federation of Trades, from 1918-1973. Includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, and printed materials relating to Chandler's work for those and other organizations.
Dates: 1918-1973

Joseph Jacobs papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1998-07
Abstract: The collection contains materials related to attorney and union organizer Joseph Jacobs's work in the labor and civic community. Specifically, the papers cover his activities in the fields of labor, the Workmen's Circle (Arbeiter Ring), the Georgia Humanities Council and the Georgia Democratic Party.
Dates: 1929-1998

North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-13
Abstract The North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council (NGBCTC) represents the legal interests of building and trades unions throughout North Georgia, as well as promoting the livelihood of local building trades and settling jurisdictional disputes between unions. These records (circa 1950s-2000s) consist of periodicals, political materials, correspondence, collective bargaining materials, contracts, minutes, charity and event organization materials, directories, project materials, videos,...
Dates: 1950s-2000s

United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada, Local 72 (Atlanta, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-33
Abstract: The records of the United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada, Local 72 (Atlanta, Ga.), 1952-1972, consist of correspondence dealing primarily with disputes with other unions over jurisdictional limits and with the entrance requirements, training, examination, restriction and certification of apprentices.
Dates: 1952-1972

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Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 2
Ray, Richard, 1941- 2
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AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
AFSCME. Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Abercrombie, E. L. 1
Amalgamated Association of Street, Electric Railway and Motor Coach Employees of America. Division 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Flint Glass Workers' Union 1
Chandler, Henry W. 1
Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (U.S.) 1
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 1
Democratic Party (Ga.) 1
Democratic Socialists of America 1
Eastern Air Lines 1
Georgia Federation of Labor 1
Georgia Humanities Council 1
Georgia Power Company 1
Georgia State AFL-CIO 1
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 1
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 1
Jackson, Jesse 1
Jones, Ben 1
Kehrer, E. T. 1
King, Coretta Scott 1
Lewis, John, 1940-2020 1
Mabry, Herbert H., 1929-2011 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Miller, Zell, 1932-2018 1
National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees. District 1199 1
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 1
Sala, James 1
Schnitzler, F. William (Frank William), 1904- 1
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
True, Martha, 1924-2008 1
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 1
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada. Local 72 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
United Textile Workers of America 1
Workmen's Circle (U.S.) 1
Young, Andrew, 1932- 1
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