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University and College Labor Education Association records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-13
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the University and College Labor Education Association and its predecessor, the University Labor Education Association from 1955-1996. Includes correspondence, minutes, financial statements, reports, member directories, printed materials, audiotapes, and photographs documenting the emergence of labor education as an academic discipline. Contains information pertaining to adult and citizenship education; the Occupational Safety and Health...
Dates: 1955-1996

Upholsterers' International Union of North America contract collection

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

The collection contains eleven contracts dated 1950-1972.

Dates: 1950-1972

Uri Vaknin papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q194
Scope and Contents of the Papers

The Uri Vaknin papers, 1985-1995, consist of textiles, artifacts, publications, papers, photographs and slides relating to donor's AIDS activism. The bulk of the manuscript materials are related to Vaknin's work on the AIDS Cure Art Project which eventually was titled The Electric Blanket AIDS Projection Project. In addition, the papers contain 13 t-shirts, assorted artifacts, and a large artwork.

Dates: 1985-1995

Valerie Beynon papers

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Identifier: W128
Abstract: Valerie Beynon co-founded the Southwest Georgia chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) in 1993, where she served as president and coordinator for more than 10 years. Her involvement in Georgia led her to serve on Georgia NOW's State Council as well as serve in the two highest leadership roles within the state's chapter, executive vice president and president from 1997-2000. The materials in this collection reflect Beynon's involvement in NOW at the local, state and national...
Dates: 1990-2009

Valerie Fennell papers

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Identifier: W058
Abstract: The Women's Studies Institute (WSI) was approved by the Georgia Board of Regents on July 14, 1994, and the Master of Arts degree in Women's Studies was approved on March 8, 1995. Valerie Fennell has long been an advocate for a Women's Studies program at GSU and to this end has taught classes, sat on various boards, and aided in publicizing the developing program. The Valerie Fennell papers document courses relating to women's issues taught in the 1970s through to the 1980s, when the Bachelor...
Dates: 1973-1998

Vern Hansen papers

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Identifier: M201
Abstract: Vern Hansen (born March 17, 1918) worked as a musician and radio promotion specialist in Iowa, and moved to California in the 1960s. A songwriter and author, he corresponded with lyricist Johnny Mercer and singer Bing Crosby about his work and his efforts to succeed in the entertainment industry. His papers, 1934-1939, 1951-1984, 1990-2009, include correspondence, creative works, legal documents, and printed material. In addition to his correspondence with Mercer, much of the material...
Dates: 1934-1939, 1951-1984, 1990-2009

Vicki McLennan papers

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Identifier: W053
Abstract:

Vicki Anne McLennan, a lobbyist for non-profit organizations, public policy analyst, and political consultant, began her lobbying career in 1985. Printed material, notes and other writings, correspondence, legal documents, minutes and agendas, financial records, photographic prints and textiles make up Vicki McLennan's records of her activities as an activist, lobbyist, organizer, and administrator.

Dates: 1979-2000; Majority of material found within 1992 - 1999

Virginia MacMahon Ackerman papers

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Identifier: W001
Abstract: Virginia MacMahon Ackerman earned a bachelor's degree in business from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia and was a stockbroker with Dean Witter Reynolds, Atlanta, for seven years and a director of marketing for Mainstream Access, Inc., Atlanta, for two years. The Virginia MacMahon Ackerman collection consists of an approximately 30 page scrapbook (with a 12 page insert), "Marketing the ERA in Cobb County," compiled by Ackerman in 1982 to document her activities to "market" the ERA in...
Dates: 1981-1982

Virginia State AFL-CIO records

 Collection
Identifier: L1976-15
Abstract:

The records of the Virginia State AFL-CIO, 1947-1976, consist primarily of minutes, directories, memoranda, contracts, correspondence and lists of both affiliated and non-affiliated local unions in Virginia.

Dates: 1947-1976

Virginia State AFL-CIO records

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Identifier: L1984-64
Abstract:

The Virginia State AFL-CIO was organized in Richmond, Virginia in 1956 after the merger of the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations. The records of the Virginia State AFL-CIO (1963-1984) include executive board meeting minutes, voting records, newsletters, correspondence, Committee on Political Education (COPE) documents, conference materials, budgets, and financial reports.

Dates: 1956, 1963-1984

Voices of Labor Oral History Project

 Collection
Identifier: L1995-12
Content Description

The Voices of Labor Oral History Project consists of 49 oral history interviews. The interviews are with labor union members and cover their lives, upbringings, and work in the labor movement.

Dates: 1995, 2002-2016

W. J. Usery, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-12
Abstract: The collection consists of papers of W. J. "Bill" Usery from 1940, 1942, 1952-2004. The International Association of Machinists series (1940, 1952-1969) documents Usery's involvement and participation with labor unions and the arbitration process. The United States Government series (1969-1977) pertains to Usery's government career, while the Bill Usery Associates series contains material relating to Usery's labor-management negotiation firm in Washington, DC. The Client and Mediation Files...
Dates: 1940, 1952-2004

Wayne J. Urban typescript

 Item
Identifier: L1976-44
Abstract

Wayne J. Urban was a professor of Educational Policy Studies and History at Georgia State University. The collection consists of a paper, "On the Origins of Teacher Unionism: Atlanta, 1905-1919," delivered at the Southern History of Education Society meeting in 1976.

Dates: 16 October 1976

Wayne W. Daniel collection

 Collection
Identifier: M108
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Wayne W. Daniel collection contains manuscript copies of the book Pickin' on Peachtree, audio cassette recordings of oral histories, photographs, posters and event flyers, commercial and non-commercial sound recordings, as well as commercial and non-commercial video recordings. The bulk of the collection is made up of Dr. Daniel's research files that he utilized to write his numerous articles and papers on country music as well as ...
Dates: 1891-2007

Wayne Walden papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-52
Abstract:

The Wayne Walden Papers, 1916-1952, are comprised of personal and business correspondence, literary productions, research notes and printed material.

Dates: 1916-1952

Wesley Chenault artifact collection

 Collection
Identifier: W034
Abstract:

Former GSU student assistant Wesley Chenault donated this collection, comprised of one feminist magnet.

Dates: undated

William "Bill" Roberts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1975-12
Abstract:

The collection of William "Bill" Roberts contains telegrams, bulletins and letters relating to a strike of the Fisher Body Employees in 1936.

Dates: 1936, 1948

William E. Clitheroe papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1971-01
Abstract:

William E. Clitheroe (1906-1972) was born in Millhill, England. He was an education director of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers and a staff member of the Texas AFL-CIO headquarters in Austin, Texas. His papers contain material related to AFL-CIO Region 6, contracts and agreements, speeches, and printed material, 1956 to 1971.

Dates: 1956-1961

William N. Jenkins collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2002-07
Abstract:

The collection consists primarily of artifacts and non-printed materials, collected through Jenkins' association with the UFCW (United Food and Commercial Workers) and the RCIA (Retail Clerks International Association) Local 1063. The bulk of these artifacts are plaques presented to Jenkins in recognition of his continual achievements in his field. Other artifacts include memorabilia from conventions, including convention brochures, as well as photographs.

Dates: 1949-1983

William Suttles collection

 Collection
Identifier: M009
Abstract

The William Suttles collection consists of 48 photographs, 1982, and phonograph record sleeves, undated. The color photographs depict the first Johnny Mercer exhibit mounted at Georgia State University Library and the opening day festivities, and the record sleeves represent a wide range of companies that issued recordings of popular music in the United States, primarily during the 1930s-50s.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1982, undated

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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
Poli, Robert 20
ERA Georgia, Inc. 19
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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 19
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WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 18
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United Textile Workers of America 14
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 13
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 13
Textile Workers Union of America 13
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Georgia Women's Political Caucus 11
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
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
General Electric Company 8
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
Georgia Federation of Labor 7
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 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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Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 5
Georgia Power Company 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 5
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
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
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
LaPorte, Philip A. 4
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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United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4
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Whitmire, Roy 4
Winpisinger, William W. 4
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