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Atlanta South Asian Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Y018
Scope and Content of the Collection

The South Asian Oral History Collection consists of 5 oral history interviews.

Dates: 2017

Atlanta Transit System records

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-43
Abstract:

The collection consists of labor relation files of the various companies that have operated Atlanta's public transit system.

Dates: 1920-1973

Atlanta Typographical Union records

 Collection
Identifier: L2003-11
Abstract:

The Atlanta Typographical Union, Local 48 was a branch of the International Typographical Union that represented printers and typographers throughout the Atlanta area. The Atlanta Typographical Union records (circa 1920s-2000s) consists of contracts, bylaws, correspondence, membership data, union organization forms, news clippings, strike organization, negotiations, and arbitration and grievance files.

Dates: 1920s-2000s

Atlanta Typographical Union records

 Collection
Identifier: L1971-02
Abstract:

The records, 1895-1939; 1948-1970, of the Atlanta Typographical Union, Local 48, consist of correspondence, minutes, financial documents, and printed material. They illuminate in detail the activities of the local -- membership campaigns, internal judicial and business matters, dealings with the Atlanta Typothetae and individual employers, and strikes and lockouts.

Dates: 1895-1939, 1948-1970

Atlanta Women's Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: W051
Abstract:

The Atlanta Women's Foundation (AWF) raises, manages, and distributes funds to programs that serve women and girls in the metropolitan Atlanta area. Correspondence, minutes and agendas, printed material, writings and creative works, financial documents, legal documents, and photographs make up the records of the AWF.

Dates: circa 1980-2003

Augusta Federation of Trades records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-21
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the Augusta Federation of Trade (AFT) from 1958-1974 and its predecessor, the Augusta Central Labor Union (ACLU), from 1943-1957. Includes minutes of the ACLU (1943-1957) outlining concerns of the organization, efforts to protect a local labor newspaper from advertising encroachment, and support for the Augusta bus drivers strike (1953-1955). Also contains minutes of the AFT (1965-1969), correspondence (1965-1974), financial documents (1963-1974),...
Dates: 1943-1974

B. F. Curry papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1986-03
Abstract Economist Ben F. Curry (1918-2010) was a faculty member at Georgia State University. His papers include arbitration proceedings, Virginia Electric and Power Company and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, June 1946, and a carbon copy of his doctiral dissertation, "Strikes and seizure laws in Virginia: the experience of the Commonwealth of Virginia in dealing with actual and threatened strikes in essential industries, 1946 to 1952" (University of North Carolina at Chapel...
Dates: 1946, 1956

Bakery and Confectionery Workers International Union of America contracts collection

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

The collection contains seven contracts dated 1960-1975.

Dates: 1960-1975

Banning, Georgia collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1987-09
Abstract:

Banning, Georgia, was a mill town located in Carroll County that thrived from the mid 1800s into the early 1900s. The collection includes a photograph, circa 1890, and excerpts from publications regarding the history and preservation of the site, 1980-1983, undated.

Dates: circa 1890, 1980-1983

Barbers, Beauticians, and Allied Industries International Association, Local 630 (Augusta, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-28
Abstract:

The Barbers, Beauticians, and Allied Industries International Association, Local 630 (Augusta, Ga.) was chartered in 1912, and was affiliated with the Journeyman, Barbers, Hairdressers, Cosmetologists and Proprietors International Union (BHCIU). The Records, 1942-1973 (bulk 1952-1972), provide information about the local's activities during the terms of office of its last two secretaries, F. J. Pritchard and Roger Rodgers.

Dates: 1942-1973

Barney Weeks collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-17
Abstract:

The Barney Weeks Collection, 1957-1983, consists of materials relating to his work with the Alabama Labor Council as president and the work of A. G. Trammell, Secretary-Treasurer of the Council.

Dates: 1957-1983

Benjamin Franklin Haley collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-10
Abstract:

The Benjamin Franklin Haley collection, 1964-1967, contains weekly reports of Haley's work as an organizer of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Southern States Organizing Office. These reports describe metropolitan Atlanta's construction activity in terms of union employment and growth.

Dates: 1964-1967

Bernice Dixon papers

 Collection
Identifier: L2016-06
Scope and Contents of the Papers The Bernice Dixon papers, 1851, 1881-1882, 1899-2015 (bulk 1954-1982), consist of correspondence, annual reports, catalogs, bylaws, programs, student materials, scrapbooks, photographs, yearbooks, and other printed material. The materials document the activities of the Grady Memorial Hospital School of Nursing, relevant institutions, organizations, students, alumni and the hospital’s nursing service. Bernice Dixon collected the materials during her employment at Grady Hospital and while...
Dates: 1851, 1881-1882, 1899-2016; Majority of material found within 1954 - 1982

Beth Farokhi papers

 Collection
Identifier: W095
Abstract:

Beth Farokhi worked as an administrator in the College of Education at Georgia State University (GSU). She was a member of and held multiple elected positions within the American Association of University Women (AAUW). Farokhi was one of the co-principal investigators for Integrating Gender Equity and Reform (InGEAR) in higher education, a grant-funded initiative. Her papers, 1937, 1976-2007, document her GSU career, AAUW service, and the development and funding of InGEAR.

Dates: 1937, 1976-2020

Beth Judy collection of Girl Vigilantes records

 Collection
Identifier: W087
Abstract:

The Girl Vigilantes were an anonymous group of political activists in Atlanta, Georgia, who used images and action to draw attention to reproductive rights and other social issues.

Dates: 1989-1992, undated

Beth S. Schapiro papers

 Collection
Identifier: W002
Abstract: Beth Schapiro has been active and held offices with several Georgia and national organizations including the Feminist Action Alliance, Inc., ERA Georgia, Inc. (formerly Georgia Council for the ERA), the Women's Political Caucus, and Women Business Owners, Inc. The Schapiro Papers are organized into seven series: (I) Organizations and issues; (II) Appointments, boards, and panels; (III) Subject files; (IV)Women political candidates; (V) General correspondence; (VI) Miscellaneous personal...
Dates: circa 1970-1995

Betsy Rivard papers

 Collection
Identifier: W099
Abstract:

Caroline (Betsy) Rivard is a political activist working on environment issues pertaining to nuclear materials. Her papers, 1990-2006, consist of articles, meeting agendas and notes, and printed materials reflecting Rivard's service as a board member of Women's Action for New Directions (WAND) and Women Legislators' Lobby (WiLL).

Dates: 1990-2006

Betty Grant papers

 Collection
Identifier: W123
Abstract:

Betty Grant served as the president of the Georgia chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW), 1988-early 1990s. The Betty Grant papers include office files pertaining to the activities of the Georgia NOW during her time serving the organization in various roles, including that of president, as well as photographs and artifacts.

Dates: 1976-1991; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1990

Beverly Jordan papers

 Collection
Identifier: W004
Abstract

Beverly Turner Jordan was born in Buffalo, N.Y. in 1937. The Jordan Collection is arranged by subject/format catagories: Manuscript materials include records relating to the Cobb County and Georgia Women's Political Caucus and ERA Georgia, Inc., as well as Jordan's Rolodex cards (originals and photocopies).

Dates: 1980-1986

Bill Cousins collection of PATCO Local 321 materials

 Collection
Identifier: L2019-17
Abstract

The Bill Cousins collection of PATCO Local 321 material consists of news clippings, periodicals, audio tapes, legal files, and correspondence. Most of the material covers the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization's strike of 1981. Bill Cousins worked as an air traffic controller in Detroit, Michigan.

Dates: 1970-1995

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 57
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
Eads, Gary 18
Georgia State University 18
Leyden, John F. 18
Meyers, Robert E. 18
Torchia, Domenic 18
WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 18
AFL-CIO 16
Georgia State AFL-CIO 15
Eastern Air Lines 14
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 13
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 13
Textile Workers Union of America 13
United Textile Workers of America 12
Abbott, Franklin 11
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
ACT UP (Organization) 6
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 6
American Association of University Women 6
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 6
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 6
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 6
AFSCME 5
American Federation of Teachers 5
American Nurses Association 5
Fowlkes, Diane L., 1939-2020 5
Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 5
Georgia Power Company 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 5
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 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
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
International Woodworkers of America 4
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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National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 4
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Office and Professional Employees International Union 4
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Tennessee Valley Authority 4
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Whitmire, Roy 4
Winpisinger, William W. 4
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