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Georgia AFL-CIO Journal of Labor photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2004-01A
Abstract: Founded in Atlanta in 1898, the Journal of Labor documented the labor movement in Georgia. The Journal of Labor Photograph Collection, 1974-1992 (bulk 1980-1992), consists of photographic prints and negatives depicting labor functions, political events, pickets, strikes, conventions, social events, and campaigns. During the period covered by the collection, The Journal was the official newspaper of the Georgia State AFL-CIO, which ceased its publication in early...
Dates: 1974-1992; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1992

Koinonia Community collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1993-13
Abstract: Koinonia Community (Americus, Ga.) was established in 1942 as a Christian-based farming community that adhered to principals of racial equality, communal living, environmental conservation, and non-violence. The collection consists of newsletters and memoranda, articles, and a pamphlet, 1952-1959. The printed material documents the community's goals and values and the violence and vandalism directed toward it during the Civil Rights Era.
Dates: 1952-1958

Leonard Ray Teel Erma collection

 Collection
Identifier: W126
Abstract: Correspondence related to and galley proof of Erma: A Black Women Remembers, 1912-1980, by Erma Calderon and Ray Teel, edited by Toni Morrison, form the collection.
Dates: circa 1980

Mississippi State AFL-CIO records

 Collection
Identifier: L1986-26
Abstract: The Mississippi State Federation of Labor was organized in 1918 and held its annual conventions until 1957, when it became known as the Mississippi AFL-CIO. The collection consists of the records of the Mississippi AFL-CIO and its predecessor, the Mississippi State Federation of Labor from 1947-1986. Records include President Claude Ramsay's correspondence (1959-1986); files relating to affiliated unions (1957-1983); records relating to the Congress of Industrial Organization and the AFL-CIO...
Dates: 1947-1986

Southern Conference Educational Fund records

 Collection
Identifier: L1991-13
Abstract: Established in 1946 as the educational arm of the Southern Conference for Human Welfare, the Southern Conference Educational Fund (SCEF) became a separate organization in 1947. Originally based in New Orleans, Louisiana, its office later moved to Louisville, Kentucky, then to Atlanta, Georgia. SCEF was a leading proponent of integration and civil rights in the South, but internal disputes and financial problems led to its demise in the 1980s. The records of the Southern Conference Educational...
Dates: 1958-1985

Stetson Kennedy papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1979-37
Abstract: Kennedy's career as an author began in the 1930s when he worked as both a writer and an editor on the Federal Writers Project guide to Florida. The Papers, 1933-1981, of Stetson Kennedy comprise correspondence; subject files on various organizations, individuals, and ideas; typescripts of articles written by Kennedy; newsclippings; press releases; bulletins and fliers; pamphlets; periodicals; and photographs. Anyone interested in primary source material on the pioneering struggles to introduce...
Dates: 1933-1981

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AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 1
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Biemiller, Andrew J. (Andrew John), 1906-1982 1
Bonanno, Nicholas S. 1
Calderon, Erma 1
Colmer, William Meyers, 1890-1980 1
Democratic Party (Miss.) 1
Eastern Air Lines 1
Evers, Charles, 1922- 1
Gartin, Carroll, 1913-1966 1
Georgia State AFL-CIO 1
Griffin, Charles H. (Charles Hudson), 1926- 1
Guthrie, Woody 1
Haywood, Allan S., 1888-1953 1
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 1
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 1
J.P. Stevens & Co. 1
Jackson Police Officers Association (Jackson, Miss.) 1
Jackson, Jesse 1
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 1
Johnson, Paul B., 1916-1985 1
Jones, Ben 1
Kennedy, Stetson 1
Knight, Thomas, 1919- 1
Koinonia Community 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 1
Lewis, John, 1940-2020 1
Loyal Democrats of Mississippi 1
Lutz, Chris 1
Mabry, Herbert H., 1929-2011 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Miller, Zell, 1932-2018 1
Mississippi AFL-CIO 1
Mississippi Advisory Committee for the Statewide Planning for Vocational Education 1
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party 1
Mississippi State Federation of Labor 1
Morrison, Toni 1
Muskie, Edmund S., 1914-1996 1
Powell, Daniel A., 1911- 1
Ramsay, Claude E., 1916-1986 1
Ray, Richard, 1941- 1
Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970 1
Riffe, John, 1904-1958 1
Schnitzler, F. William (Frank William), 1904- 1
Smith, Frank E. (Frank Ellis), 1918-1997 1
Smith, Stanton E. (Stanton Everett), 1905- 1
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
Southern Conference Educational Fund 1
State Advisory Committee for the Mississippi Employment Security Commission 1
Teel, Leonard Ray 1
True, Martha, 1924-2008 1
United States Commission on Civil Rights 1
United States. National Labor Relations Board 1
United States. Office of Economic Opportunity 1
United States. Southeastern Regional Manpower Advisory Committee 1
Waller, Bill, 1926-2011 1
Wilkins, Roy, 1901-1981 1
Williams, John Bell, 1918-1983 1
Winter, William F. 1
Wright, Fielding (Fielding Lewis), 1895-1956 1
Young, Andrew, 1932- 1
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