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Roberta Malavenda papers

 Collection
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

Roma Heaney Collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-06
Abstract:

The Roma Heaney Collection consists of a 17 page paper, "Hear That Lonesome Whistle Blow: The Introduction of Industrial Work Discipline in the Southern Pine Region, 1900-1920."

Dates: 1984

Rome Central Labor Council (Rome, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L2009-09
Abstract

The Rome Central Labor Council (Rome, Ga.) records, circa 1958-2006, contain office files documenting the organization and its work. The Rome Central Labor Council provided leadership and organization for organized labor in the Rome, Georgia, area.

Dates: 1958-2006

Ron Elliott PATCO collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2011-02
Abstract: Ron Elliott was a member of PATCO (Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization) and worked as an air traffic controller for 11 years. Elliott served as a Choir Boy for Local 101 and the Atlanta cluster, organizing all striking controllers in the Metro Atlanta area. When PATCO went on strike in 1981, Elliott and many other PATCO members were prosecuted for participating in and claiming the right to strike against the U.S. Government. Legal files, grievances, reference files,...
Dates: 1978-1995; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1982

Ron Lambe papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q190
Abstract

The Ron Lambe Papers consist of three scrapbooks, a small envelope of photographs, and a painting relating to Running Water retreat, 1978-1985.

Dates: 1978-1985

Rose Marie papers

 Collection
Identifier: M242
Abstract

Rose Marie (1923-2017) was a successful singer, actress, and comedienne whose career spanned more than seven decades of evolving popular entertainment, from radio to theater to film to television. The materials in this collection document the unpublished artifacts of such a career, consisting mainly of manuscript (or draft) sheet music and noncommercial audio recordings.

Dates: 1938-2008; Majority of material found within 1938 - 1975

Rowena Bailey collection of Eastern Airlines materials

 Collection
Identifier: L2018-37
Abstract

The Rowena Bailey Collection of Eastern Airlines materials, 1984-1991, consists of human resources, marketing, and training materials, phone directories, artifacts, and a small amount of correspondence.

Dates: 1984-1992

Roy Groenert papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-50
Abstract:

Roy Groenert, former president of United Textile Workers Local 2563, was Director of Organization for the UTWA. Groenert's papers illuminate his interests in local union affairs, in organizing, and in the UTWA's suit which brought enforcement of the no-raid pacts signed after the merger of the AFL-CIO.

Dates: 1941-1973

Ruel Parker papers

 Collection
Identifier: M057
Abstract:

Country musician Ruel Parker (1924-1991) played the fiddle, mandolin and bass with many groups and performed Atlanta and nationally broadcast radio programs. His papers contain news clippings, articles, and some biographical information about Parker and his brother, as well as eleven photographs of Parker and other country musicians.

Dates: circa 1955-1986

Ruth Hale collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1986-10
Abstract:

The Ruth Hale collection, 1933-1938, 1971, documents farm conditions, particularly that of sharecroppers, and the activities of Southern Tenant Farmer's Union (an interracial organization founded in 1934 to seek relief from the federal government for sharecroppers and tenant farmers), in Arkansas during the 1930s. The collection includes printed material and correspondence.

Dates: 1933-1938, 1971

S. J. Maroda scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-06
Scope and Contents

The S. J. Maroda scrapbook, dated 1 June 1954, is titled Labor in Transition. It contains a 21-page typescript, "Labor in Transition: General Electric Company vs. Unionism at Appliance Park, Ky.," and seven sections of mounted printed material, including newspaper clippings, handbills, and booklets, January-August 1953. The material documents competing efforts to organize workers at a new General Electic Company manufacturing plant.

Dates: 1953 - 1954

Sadie Vimmerstedt papers

 Collection
Identifier: M065
Abstract:

Sadie Vimmerstedt, who was a resident of Youngstown, Ohio, wrote a letter to Johnny Mercer in February of 1957 suggesting that Mercer write a song entitled "When Somebody Breaks Your Heart." Mercer wrote the song, ultimately sharing authorship with her on a 50/50 basis. Mrs. Vimmerstedt's collection includes Mercer's first letter to her, a few Christmas cards from Mercer, and photographs taken at the 1963 Grammy Awards banquet.

Dates: 1959-circa 1970

Sam Collier papers

 Collection
Identifier: Y009
Abstract:

Sam Collier was a key member of the Sierra Club in the Southeast, working to protect the environment. The Sam Collier papers, 1985-2008, contain correspondence, reports and surveys, meetings and agendas, grant and funding proposals, and newspaper articles about environmental issues.

Dates: 1985-2008

Sam Williams collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y026
Abstract

The Sam Williams Collection for Research Atlanta, Central Atlanta Progress, and Atlanta Action Forum, 1969-2004, consists of published reports from various civic action groups regarding the state of Metropolitan Atlanta and Fulton County, Georgia. There is also a small amount of news clippings. Sam Williams was a professor at Georgia State University's Andrew Young School of Public Policy.

Dates: 1969-2004

Saribenne Evesong artwork collection

 Collection
Identifier: W068
Abstract:

The collection is comprised of paperworks, watercolors and an autobiography.

Dates: 1971-1978, undated

Savannah Trades and Labor Assembly records

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-91
Abstract:

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.

Dates: 1946-1970

Savannah Typographical Union Local 183 collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-44
Abstract:

The collection contains newspaper clippings and one photograph.

Dates: 1940

Scripto strike records

 Collection
Identifier: L2003-01
Abstract:

The collection documents the strike (1964-1965) at Atlanta's Scripto Corporation manufacturing plant. The records of the Scripto strike, 1963-1968, 1996, 1999 consist of contemporary legal and union documents, newspaper articles, and photographs. Transcripts of interviews conducted in 1996 and a published article round out the collection.

Dates: 1963-1968, 1996-1999

Second Sunday records

 Collection
Identifier: Q204
Abstract

Second Sunday was an organization founded in 1992 by Dr. Maurice Franklin and J. Stacy Grayson as a discussion group for Black gay and bisexual men in Atlanta, Georgia. It was predominately active from 1992-2003, followed by a brief re-incorporation in 2007. The Second Sunday records, 1995-2007, contain a summary of the organization’s history, meeting notes, lists of committees and members, event flyers, newsletters, press coverage, bylaws, and photographs.

Dates: 1998-2007

Service Employees International Union contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_SEIU
Abstract:

The collection consists of 78 agreements, 1960-1973, between various local unions of the Service Employees International Union and employers.

Dates: 1960-1973

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 59
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976 41
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Georgia Women's Political Caucus 11
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American Federation of Labor 10
International Association of Machinists 10
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 10
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 10
International Typographical Union 10
J.P. Stevens & Co. 9
Kehrer, E. T. 9
Meany, George, 1894-1980 9
National Organization for Women 9
Atlanta Federation of Trades 8
General Electric Company 8
Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 8
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 8
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 7
Communications Workers of America 7
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
Georgia Federation of Labor 7
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 7
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 7
United States. National Labor Relations Board 7
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American Federation of Teachers 5
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Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 5
Georgia Power Company 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 5
National Federation of Federal Employees 5
National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 5
Ray, Richard, 1941- 5
Southern Railway (U.S.) 5
True, Martha, 1924-2008 5
United Furniture Workers of America 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
United States. Federal Aviation Administration 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. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Air Line Pilots Association 4
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 4
Baldanzi, George 4
Carter, Jimmy 4
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 4
Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Florida AFL-CIO 4
Georgia NOW 4
Georgia Network Against Domestic Violence 4
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
Graphic Communications International Union 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 4
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Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 4
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League of Women Voters of Georgia 4
Lewis, John, 1940-2020 4
Mabry, Herbert H., 1929-2011 4
Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 4
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North Carolina State AFL-CIO 4
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Tennessee Valley Authority 4
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4
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Whitmire, Roy 4
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