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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

AFL-CIO Region 8 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-15
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...
Dates: 1933-1969

AFL-CIO Southern Area Civil Rights Department records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-17
Abstract The records of the AFL-CIO Southern Area Civil Rights Department, spanning 1962 to 1988, include correspondence, minutes, reports, writings, financial records, printed materials, clippings, membership cards, photographs, and artifacts that document the activities of the office's director, E.T. "Al" Kehrer, in facilitating the employment of minorities and women in the region.
Dates: 1962-1988

Albert W. Gossett papers

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Identifier: L1988-01
Abstract: Albert W. Gossett was a union leader born 1901 in Atlanta, Georgia. The collection consists of correspondence, speeches, newspaper clippings, printed materials and photographs.
Dates: 1937-1949

Alex Cooley collection

 Collection
Identifier: M207
Abstract: Alex Cooley has been a promoter of musical acts and entertainment in the Atlanta area for more than three decades. In the 1980s, after partnering with Peter Conlon, the duo promoted more than 300 shows a year, including concerts at Phillips Arena and the Fox Theatre. Cooley and Conlon also produced the Chastain Park Summer Concert Series and created the Music Midtown Festival in downtown Atlanta. The Alex Cooley collection is comprised of administrative information and promotional materials for...
Dates: 1969-1976, 1978

Alfred G. Kuettner collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1971-11
Abstract: The Alfred G. Kuettner Collection consists principally of the records, 1907-1916, of the Steam and Operating Engineers' Union Local 329, of Atlanta, Georgia. Kuettner was Secretary of Local 329, circa 1910-1915. The collection includes printed letters, minutes, and other documents, 1910-1916, from the International Steam and Operating Engineers Union; form letters of the American Federation of Labor and the Georgia Federation of Labor, 1911-1916, and a few leaves of Kuettner's personal papers,...
Dates: 1902-1916

Alice C. Young papers

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Identifier: W061
Abstract Alice C. Young has been involved in various community groups and causes. One of her lifetime commitments has been improving the conditions of women both on and off campus. Correspondence, minutes, agendas, reports, printed materials, photographs and artifacts make up the papers of Alice C. Young.
Dates: 1972-1992

Alliance for Labor Action records

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Identifier: L1974-04
Abstract: The Alliance for Labor Action, intended to be an alternative to the AFL-CIO, was a federation of autonomous unions which acted to promote social concerns and to organize the unorganized. The Alliance, originally the Teamsters and the United Automobile Workers, later joined by the Chemical Workers and the Distributive Workers, was formed in April 1969 and disbanded in December 1971. Records of the Alliance for Labor Action consist primarily of files pertaining to the social concerns, as well as...
Dates: 1963-1973

Alpha May Bond papers

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Identifier: Y010
Abstract: The Alpha May Bond papers, 2007-2014, consist of correspondence, family newsletters, genealogical research, and a manuscript draft created by Bond, who was a Mercer University sociology professor.
Dates: 2007-2014

Altrusa International, Atlanta Club records

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Identifier: W077
Abstract: The records of the Altrusa International, Atlanta Club, 1938-2001, describe through administrative papers, correspondence, scrapbooks, articles and photographs how the women's service organization provided community service within District III and with Altrusa clubs internationally as a whole.
Dates: 1938-2001

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Local 1836 (North Charleston, S.C.) records

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Identifier: L1977-25
Abstract: Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Local 1836 (Charleston, S. C.) records, 1968-1976, consist of correspondence, minutes, reports and financial files.
Dates: 1968-1976

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 contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_ACTWU
Abstract: The collection consists of 16 agreements, 1977-1981, between various local unions of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union and manufacturers.
Dates: 1977-1981

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Joint Board records

 Collection
Identifier: L1996-16
Abstract: The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Joint Board collection contains grievance files, arbitration files, newspaper clippings, publications, meeting minutes, training manuals, contracts, negotiations, union-management meeting transcripts, and correspondence from 1963-1993.
Dates: 1963-1993

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-21
Abstract: The records consist of Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) of the United States from 1954-1988. The records reflect the union's relationship with the Textile Workers Union of America, (TWUA) Local 689, Local 1942 and other locals. Includes correspondence between the various local unions; minutes, records relating to arbitration and grievances; and union and company contract proposals.
Dates: 1954-1988

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

Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union vs. Cannon Mills scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: L1995-09
Abstract: The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) vs. Cannon Mills Scrapbooks contains three scrapbooks of printed material, 1976-1991, when the union attempted to organize Cannon Mills (Kannapolis, N.C.). The scrapbooks cover textile industry issues such brown lung, the ACTWU's involvement in other mills, and Kannapolis' problems with illiteracy and crumbling infrastructure. The bulk of materials in the ACTWU vs. Cannon Mills Scrapbooks fall between 1976 and 1981.
Dates: 1976-1991; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1981

Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_ACWA
Abstract: The collection consists of 11 agreements, 1945-1977, between various local unions of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America and manufacturers or other entities
Dates: 1945-1977

Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, Southern Region records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-03
Abstract: Southern Region, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America records are made up of office files, including correspondence; files documenting the activities of some local unions; and court hearings related to two cases.
Dates: 1939-1980

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 42
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Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 27
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Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 11
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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 11
Abbott, Franklin 10
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International Brotherhood of Teamsters 10
Meany, George, 1894-1980 9
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 9
United Textile Workers of America 9
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 8
Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 8
International Typographical Union 8
J.P. Stevens & Co. 8
Kehrer, E. T. 8
National Organization for Women 8
American Federation of Labor 7
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
General Electric Company 7
Georgia Federation of Labor 7
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 7
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 7
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 7
United States. National Labor Relations Board 7
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AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 6
American Association of University Women 6
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Fowlkes, Diane L., 1939-2020 5
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International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
Ray, Richard, 1941- 5
Southern Railway (U.S.) 5
United Furniture Workers of America 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
United Steelworkers of America 5
AFL-CIO. Asheville Central Labor Council (Asheville, N.C.) 4
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 4
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 4
AFSCME 4
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Air Line Pilots Association 4
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 4
American Federation of Teachers 4
Baldanzi, George 4
Communications Workers of America 4
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 4
Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 4
Georgia NOW 4
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Woodworkers of America 4
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 4
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 4
League of Women Voters of Georgia 4
Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 4
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 4
National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 4
North Carolina State AFL-CIO 4
Office and Professional Employees International Union 4
Tennessee Valley Authority 4
True, Martha, 1924-2008 4
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 4
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4
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United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Whitmire, Roy 4
Young, Andrew, 1932- 4
ACT UP (Organization) 3
AFL-CIO. Alabama Labor Council 3
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Abercrombie, E. L. 3
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Amalgamated Transit Union. Local 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
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American Federation of Hosiery Workers 3
Beirne, Joseph A. 3
Borman, Frank, 1928 March 14- 3
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America 3
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