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Abstract: The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Joint Board collection contains grievance files, arbitration files, newspaper clippings, publications, meeting minutes, training manuals, contracts, negotiations, union-management meeting transcripts, and correspondence from 1963-1993.
Abstract: The records consist of Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) of the United States from 1954-1988. The records reflect the union's relationship with the Textile Workers Union of America, (TWUA) Local 689, Local 1942 and other locals. Includes correspondence between the various local unions; minutes, records relating to arbitration and grievances; and union and company contract proposals.
Abstract: The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) vs. Cannon Mills Scrapbooks contains three scrapbooks of printed material, 1976-1991, when the union attempted to organize Cannon Mills (Kannapolis, N.C.). The scrapbooks cover textile industry issues such brown lung, the ACTWU's involvement in other mills, and Kannapolis' problems with illiteracy and crumbling infrastructure. The bulk of materials in the ACTWU vs. Cannon Mills Scrapbooks fall between 1976 and 1981.
Dates: 1976-1991; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1981
Abstract: Charles "Lewis" Ross (1914-1984) worked as a textile mechanic and was very active in the organization efforts of the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) at the Celanese (before 1947, the Tubize) Corporation in Rome, Georgia. The papers consist of: union constitutions (CIO, Georgia State Industrial Union Council, TWUA local 689), contracts, grievances and memoranda from TWUA Washington Representative, John W. Edelman, to all Union Members, 1948-1950; pamphlets pertaining to racial and...
Abstract: The Curlee Clothing Company collection, 1938, contain materials on the treatment of organized labor by the company.
Abstract: Marc R. Levinson was a journalist and news editor of Creative Loafing, an Atlanta weekly. His papers, 1975-1979, contain three series. The AFSCME Local 1644/City of Atlanta series includes correspondence, news clippings, news releases, and printed materials relating to a strike by Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) against the City of Atlanta in 1977. The Amalgamated Clothing and Textile...
Abstract: The National Planning Association (NPA) was established in 1934 to engage in research in policy formation for the United States private sector. The collection contains a photograph, press release, and correspondence related to the presentation of the NPA's Gold Medal Award to former Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) General President Murray Finley.
Dates: February 1988
Abstract The Workers United, Southern Region Records consist of contracts, grievances, negotiation materials, correspondence, constitutions and videotapes, 1980-2013. Workers United grew out of a series of older textile workers unions including ILGWU, UNITE!, UNITE HERE, ACTWU, ACWU, and TWUA.
- Textile workers 5
- Textile industry 4
- Labor unions -- Organizing 3
- Collective bargaining -- Textile industry 2
- Industrial relations 2
- Labor union locals 2
- Rome (Ga.) 2
- Southern States 2
- Strikes and lockouts -- Textile industry 2
- Alabama 1
- Arbitration, Industrial 1
- Atlanta (Ga.) 1
- Awards 1
- Byssinosis 1
- Camilla (Ga.) 1
- Clothing factories 1
- Collective bargaining 1
- Georgia 1
- Government employee unions 1
- Journalists 1
- Kannapolis (N.C.) 1
- Labor leaders 1
- Municipal officials and employees 1
- Municipal officials and employees -- Labor unions 1
- North Carolina 1
- Poultry industry 1
- Poultry industry -- Employees 1
- Saint Louis (Mo.) 1
- Strikes and lockouts 1
- Tennessee 1
- Virginia 1
- Washington (D.C.) 1
- case files 1
- correspondence 1
- minutes (administrative records) 1 ∧ less
- J.P. Stevens & Co. 2
- Textile Workers Union of America. Local 689 (Rome, Ga.) 2
- AFSCME. Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Georgia-Tennessee-Alabama Joint Board 1
- Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) 1
- Baldanzi, George 1
- Cagle (Firm : Camilla, Ga.) 1
- Cannon Mills Company 1
- Celanese Fibers Company (Rome, Ga.) 1
- Curlee Clothing Company 1
- Finley, Murray 1
- Levinson, Marc R. 1
- National Planning Association 1
- Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union 1
- Rieve, Emil, 1892-1975 1
- Ross, Charles L. (Charles Lewis), 1914-1984 1
- Shanker, Albert 1
- Textile Workers Union of America 1
- Workers United. Southern Region 1
- Wurf, Jerry, 1919-1981 1 ∧ less