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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).
Florida AFL-CIO was formed in 1958 with the merging of the Florida American Federation of Labor and the Florida Congress of Industrial Organizations. The collection, 1965-1968, consists of correspondence, minutes, financial documents and printed materials. Correspondence illustrates such primary concerns as labor's role in education; state and national legislation; opposition to the Taft-Hartley Act and the Landrum-Griffin Bill, and its support of Congressman Claude Pepper.
The Georgia State AFL-CIO was created in 1957 by the merger of the Georgia State Industrial Union Council (CIO) and the Georgia Federation of Labor (AFL). The bulk of the records of the Georgia State AFL-CIO, 1957-1972, consist of minutes, correspondence, and financial records. Financial and other records document the Georgia State Industrial Union Council and Georgia Federation of Labor, 1916-1957.
Records concern both Savannah's AFL Council in its opposition to local organizing activity of the CIO, and the subsequent AFL-CIO Council's concern for promoting labor's goals in the city.
- Labor unions 2
- Labor unions -- Organizing 2
- Labor unions -- Political activity 2
- Atlanta (Ga.) 1
- Florida 1
- Georgia 1
- Industrial relations 1
- Labor leaders 1
- Labor unions -- Jurisdictional disputes 1
- Savannah (Ga.) 1
- Tallahassee (Fla.) 1
- membership lists 1 ∧ less
- AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 1
- AFL-CIO. Department of International Affairs 1
- American Federation of Labor 1
- Atlanta Federation of Trades 1
- Florida AFL-CIO 1