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Tex Forman papers

 Collection
Identifier: M037
Abstract:

Originally from Kentucky, Otho Woodrow "Tex" Forman worked as a member of several country bands. In Atlanta, Forman was known as one of Pop Eckler's bandmates, appearing as part of Pop Eckler and His Young'Uns on WSB's "Cross Roads Follies" show in 1936. His papers contain twenty-eight photographs and photocopies of songbooks and lyrics, handbills, and articles.

Dates: 1939-1984; Majority of material found within 1939 - 1949

Textile Workers Union of America contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_TWUA
Abstract:

The collection consists of 175 agreements, 1939-1976, between various local unions of the Textile Workers Union of America and manufacturers.

Dates: 1939-1976

Textile Workers Union of America, Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Joint Board records

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-10
Abstract:

The Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Area Joint Board of the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA-GTA) provides support and leadership to the several TWUA local unions in northwest Georgia, northeast Alabama, and the Chattanooga area of Tennessee. Its records, 1952-1980, consist of correspondence, minutes, contract negotiation papers, grievance cases and printed items of the six TWUA Local unions in the area.

Dates: 1952-1980

Textile Workers Union of America, Local 185 (Dalton, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1982-19
Abstract:

This collection consists of union documentation regarding the foundation and management of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union Local 185 and its relationship with the Crown Cotton Mill, both of Dalton, Georgia. The collection concerns the operation and management ACTWUA Local 185 from its establishment in the 1940s through the 1960s.

Dates: 1940s-1960s

Textile Workers Union of America, Local 202 (Covington, Va.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-36B
Abstract: The Textile Workers Union of America, Local 202 represented textile workers in Covington, Virginia. Its records, 1938-1976, include administrative files and correspondence of Local 202 elected officials; minutes; contract agreements and negotiation materials; Virginia CIO (later Virginia AFL-CIO) updates; wage rates and job descriptions; legislative materials; Shop Steward training materials; memos from TWUA Washington representative John Edelman; Labor Day celebration materials; convention...
Dates: 1938-1976

Textile Workers Union of America, Northwest Georgia Joint Board records

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-22
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the Northwest Georgia Joint Board of the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) from 1949-1976. The records primarily document the activities of the TWUA Locals 689 and 789 located in Rome, Georgia, and include correspondence, minutes, subject files, financial records, grievances, arbitration cases, photographs, and printed materials. Officials in both locals corresponded with TWUA officers including presidents Emil Rieve and William Pollock,...
Dates: 1949-1976

The Uprising of '34 collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1995-13
Abstract

The collection consists of oral history interviews and transcripts, production footage and publicity materials related to the creation of the "Uprising of '34" documentary. Veterans or their descendants were interviewed about mill life, work conditions, southern culture, as well as the strike itself. These interviews were incorporated into the production itself.

Dates: 1987-1995

The Uprising of '34 collection interviews

 Collection
Identifier: L1995-13-OH
Abstract

In 1934, Southern textile workers took the lead in a nationwide strike that saw half a million workers walk off their jobs in the largest single-industry strike in the history of the United States. This finding aid describes the digitized oral history-style interviews available in Georiga State University Library's Digital Collections.

Dates: 1987-1995

Thomas D. Archer collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-37
Abstract:

Mr. Thomas D. Archer joined The International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 926 in 1946 and was elected the Business Manager of the local in 1950. The Thomas D. Archer Collection includes correspondence, photographs, Archer's IUOE membership booklet (1943-1947) and a brief history of his life and achievements.

Dates: 1946, 1968, 1973

Thomas H. Clephane collection of Gay Spirit Visions records

 Collection
Identifier: Q180
Abstract

Thomas H. Clephane collection of Gay Spirit Visions records, 1998-2017, consists of photographs, programs, poetry, rituals, and a small amount of correspondence from Gay Spirit Visions events and members.

Dates: 1998-2017

Thomas H. Crim, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q105
Abstract:

Thomas H. Crim, Jr. (1918-2000) lived in Evans, Georgia, from around 1935. The majority of his papers consists of editorials, articles, and letters to the editor from the Augusta Chronicle, and documents Crim's opposition to the Chronicle's stance on gay rights, and, to a lesser extent, smokers' rights.

Dates: 1984-1993

Thomas Pesnicak PATCO collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2011-11
Abstract:

Thomas Pesnicak was a member of the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) and served as president of Local 204 in Leesburg, Virginia. In August of 1981, Pesnicak was fired alongside approximately 11,000 other PATCO members for participating in an illegal strike against the federal government. The Thomas Pesnicak collection consist primarily of photographs, artifacts, and one periodical.

Dates: 1974-2008; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1983

Tim Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: M234
Abstract

The Tim Johnson papers, 1984-1997, contain documents reflecting Johnson's marketing and promotion career in Atlanta radio (WFOX and WPCH), including memos, correspondence, reports, and publicity materials.

Dates: 1984-1997

Tobacco Workers International Union contract collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-Contracts_TWIU
Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection contains seven contracts dated 1948-1968.

Dates: 1948-1968

Tom Backus papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1982-16
Abstract:

The papers of Tom Backus, 1966-1981, contain both personal and professional information regarding his affiliation with the Plumbers and Steamfitters Union, Local 72, and the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry.

Dates: 1966-1981

Tom Ducy collection of International Association of Machinists material

 Collection
Identifier: L1987-12
Abstract:

Tom Ducy served as General Secretary-Treasurer of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), 1987-1993. Collection includes an IAM constitution, 1913; and minutes of IAM Lodge 47, also know as the Pioneer Lodge (Commerce City, Colo.),1889-1891; and a jurisdictional agreement that was part of a collective bargaining agreement with the Curtiss-Wright Corporation Airplane Division, St. Louis Plant, 1942.

Dates: 1889-1891, 1913, 1942

Tommy Kersey collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1991-04
Abstract

Tommy Kersey was a leader in the American Agriculture Movement in Georgia. His collection consists of legal documents in State Bank & Trust Company vs. C. T. Kersey, Jr. and Jack V. Brannon, 2 audiocassettes with transcript of oral history interview of Kersey (1 February 1986) by Michelle Kilbourne-Minor, and printed material. This collection is unprocessed.

Dates: 1986

Tracy O'Neal photographic collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1988-02
Abstract:

Tracy W. O'Neal (1900-1976) had a long career as a newspaper and commercial photographer in Atlanta. His career is documented by photographic prints, slides, and negatives as well as manuscript material. The collection contains a small number of personal slides and negatives that document O'Neal family events and vacations, as well of prints of some of his professional work.

Dates: 1923-1975; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1974

Transport Workers Union and Association of Flight Attendants collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2001-01
Abstract: The collection consists of organizing materials from the Transport Workers Union (TWU) and Association of Flight Attendants (AFA), and counter-organizing materials from Delta Airlines. These materials include mailings, correspondence (letters and e-mail), computer printouts, newspaper articles, and artifacts (stickers, lapel pins, etc.) There are also a number of TWU and AFA publications (e.g., magazines, newsletters) as well as Delta Airlines publications (both employee and customer...
Dates: 1973-2001; Majority of material found within 1991 - 2001

UNITE HERE/Workers United Southern Region records

 Collection
Identifier: L2019-13
Abstract

UNITE HERE/Workers United Southern Region records consist of contracts, negotiations, grievances, videotapes, photographs, charters, periodicals, and t-shirts. The Union of Needletrades, Industrial and Textile Employees (UNITE) merged in 2004 with the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees Union (HERE) in 2004 to create a new union known as UNITE HERE.

Dates: 1980s-2000s

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 59
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976 41
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 30
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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
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AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 9
J.P. Stevens & Co. 9
Kehrer, E. T. 9
Meany, George, 1894-1980 9
Atlanta Federation of Trades 8
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Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 8
National Organization for Women 8
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 7
Communications Workers of America 7
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
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Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 7
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 7
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Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 5
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Ray, Richard, 1941- 5
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True, Martha, 1924-2008 5
United Furniture Workers of America 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
United States. Federal Aviation Administration 5
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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
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
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