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E. L. Abercrombie papers

Identifier: L1984-49

E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989), served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International. His papers, 1942-1982, include a letter, newspaper clippings, and a photograph collection.

Dates: 1942-1982

E. Leon Stamey papers

Identifier: L1980-03

E. Leon Stamey was Field Representative for the Organizing Department of the AFL-CIO, of Atlanta, Georgia. His papers, 1971-1975, include AFL-CIO organizing campaign files, subject files on other organizing campaigns, general files, correspondence, and printed material. The papers include some personal materials.

Dates: 1951-1975

E. T. Kehrer papers

Identifier: L1989-22
Abstract: E.T. (Edward Thomas) "Al" Kehrer (1921-1996) was a labor union official born near Brighton, Michigan. Kehrer served as the Southeastern Regional Director of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) (1953-1964) and Southern Director for the AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department (1965-1989). His papers, 1940-1989, include records relating to educational activities (1940-1950); professional activities files (1953-1980) containing correspondence, expense reports, and weekly calendars...
Dates: 1940-1989

Ecumenical Coalition of Working People records

Identifier: L1984-45

The Ecumenical Coalition of Working People was incorporated on March 15, 1979 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Coalition was organized to improve the living and working conditions of workers and their families, and sought to alleviate the historical bias against trade unions in the South by conducting labor education programs and lobbying the Georgia General Assembly.

Dates: 1973-1984

Edwin D. Harrison collection

Identifier: L1980-08

The Edwin D. Harrison Collection contains materials regarding his role as mediator between the City of Atlanta and the Atlanta Firefighters Union in the mid-1960s.

Dates: 1966

Frank Herbert "Pug" King papers

Identifier: L1974-16
Abstract: Frank Herbert "Pug" King (1899-1974) was born in Fulton County and attended Capital View and Adair Schools. He joined the International Association of Machinists on August 28, 1917 and later served 25 years as the business manager for District 46. King, served on various governmental boards and commissions and as was vice-president of the Georgia Federation of Labor for seven years. His papers, 1937-1974, are composed of correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs and artifacts...
Dates: 1937-1974

Gary M. Fink papers

Identifier: L1998-06

Research files and conference planning materials, circa 1972-1998, created and gathered by Gary M. Fink, historian of the American Labor movement. This collection is unprocessed.

Dates: Majority of material found in circa 1972-1998

Georgia AFL-CIO Journal of Labor photograph 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...
Dates: 1974-1992; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1992

Georgia Labor Management Conference collection

Identifier: L2013-33

Established in 1990, Georgia Labor Management Conference has the mission to enhance productivity and quality at the workplace through cooperation and mutual respect between labor and management. The collection documents the governance of the organization and planning of its annual conferences, 1990s-2000s.

Dates: circa 1990-2000s

Georgia Nurses' Association records

Identifier: L1976-39
Abstract: The Georgia Nurses' Association (GNA) was founded in 1907 as a professional organization to unite nurses in Georgia, to advocate for high standards for nurses and nursing education, and to improve patient care. Minutes and proceedings, correspondence, reports, constitutions, bylaws, articles of incorporation, printed material, notes, financial records, scrapbooks, legal documents, photographs, sound recordings, and artifacts make up the records of the Georgia Nurses' Association and document...
Dates: 1903-1998

Georgia State University Labor Studies Program records

Identifier: L2013-13
Abstract: The Labor Studies Program was established at Georgia State University in 1978 to serve the training and educational needs of working people and their labor organizations in Georgia. Its records, circa 1983-2013, document the administration of the program; courses, lectures, and seminars held under its auspices, including a class for the AFL-CIO's National Labor College; training held for union locals; and the W. J. Usery, Jr., Center for the Workplace, also at Georgia State University. The...
Dates: circa 1983-circa 2013

Glass Bottle Blowers Association, Local 101 (East Point, Ga.) records

Identifier: L1972-79

The records of the Glass Bottle Blowers Association of the United States and Canada (GBBA), Local 101 (East Point, Ga.), 1953-1992, largely reflect the local's relationship with its principal employer, the Owens-Illinois Company plant in East Point. Contains eight series: Administrative, Contracts, Correspondence, Financial documents, Grievances, Legal documents, Minutes, and Subject files.

Dates: 1953-1992

Graphic Communications International Union, Local 8-M (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Identifier: L1985-24

The records of Atlanta Graphic Communications Local Union No. 8 [bulk date 1940s-1980s] include agreements, negotiations, financial documents, contracts, training materials, and election materials. A number of predecessors of the local are represented in the records.

Dates: 1930s-1980s

Graphic Communications International Union, Local 8-M (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Identifier: L1985-37

The Graphic Communications International Union, Local 8-M (Atlanta, Ga.) records consist of minutes, attendence rolls, reports, bylaws, election materials, photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence, 1922-1977. Local 8-M represents workers in the printing industry in Atlanta and the surrounding area.

Dates: 1922-1977

Graphic Communications International Union, Local 96B (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Identifier: L2008-23

Graphic Communications International Union, Local 96B (Atlanta, Ga.) records contains contracts, negotiations, agreements, proposals, settlements, apprenticeship material, correspondence, grievances, arbitration, court records, photographs, and audiovisual items, circa 1960s-1990s.

Dates: circa 1960s-1990s

Graphic Communications International Union Local 527-S (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Identifier: L2009-12

The records of Graphic Communications International Union, Local 527-S (Atlanta, Georgia) document negotiations, contracts and agreements, proposals, settlements, grievances, and arbitrations, 1970s-2000s. The records represent activities throughout the southeast and relations with assorted businesses and government organizations.

Dates: 1970s-2000s

Henry W. Chandler papers

Identifier: L1974-46

The collection consists of papers of Henry W. Chandler, secretary, Georgia Federation of Labor and president, Atlanta Federation of Trades, from 1918-1973. Includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, and printed materials relating to Chandler's work for those and other organizations.

Dates: 1918-1973

Herb Green papers

Identifier: L1984-48

Herb Green began his career in the labor movement shortly after being employed in the General Motors plant in Doraville, Georgia, in 1948, by serving on the union's collective bargaining committee. His Papers, 1959-1981, include thirty photographs of Green (also pictured are Andrew Young, Lane Kirkland, Sen. Walter Mondale, and Sen. Jim Sasser), and newspaper articles about him.

Dates: 1959-1981

Herman B. Adkins papers

Identifier: L1987-25
Abstract: Herman Adkins (1918-1999) was an organizer and regional director in Tennessee and Georgia for United Mine Workers of America District 50, the UMWA's "national department" for industrial workers. Adkins was a board member during the period when District 50 was an independent unit within the UMWA (1961-1968). When District 50 became a separate entity, International Union of District 50, Allied and Technical Workers of America and Canada, Adkins continued to serve as its Atlanta regional...
Dates: 1941-1982

International Alliance of Theater and Stage Employees, Local 927 (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Identifier: L2019-07
Abstract International Association of Theater and Stage Employees, Local 927 (Atlanta, Ga.) Records (1893-2016) consist of convention materials, job files, grievances, office files, benefits information, contracts and contract negotiations, and correspondence as well as 2 photographs and 1 banner. The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, or IATSE (full name: International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United...
Dates: 1893-2016

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AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 9
Georgia State AFL-CIO 8
Atlanta Federation of Trades 7
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 4
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
J.P. Stevens & Co. 4
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 4
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Abercrombie, E. L. 3
American Federation of Labor 3
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 3
Ford Motor Company 3
Georgia Power Company 3
Graphic Communications International Union. Local 8-M (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Local Lodge 1 (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 3
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialities and Paper Products Union Local 8 (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
International Typographical Union 3
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 3
Laundry, Dry Cleaning, and Dye House Workers' International Union. Local 218 (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
Meers, Ralph 3
Ray, Richard, 1941- 3
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 3
True, Martha, 1924-2008 3
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 3
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 3
United Steelworkers of America 3
AFL-CIO. Region 5 2
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AFSCME. Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Archer, Thomas D. 2
Atlanta Building Trades Council 2
Atlanta Fire Fighters Union, Independent (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Atlantic Steel Company 2
Bricklayers, Masons, and Plasterers International Union of America. Local 8 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Communications Workers of America 2
Communications Workers of America. Local 3250 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills 2
General Electric Company 2
Georgia Labor Management Conference, Inc. 2
Georgia State University. Labor Studies Program 2
Giles, J. W. (James William), 1925- 2
Green, Herb (Herbert C.) 2
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Picture Machine Operators of the United States and Canada. Local 225 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades. Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 2
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 2
International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
International Union of Operating Engineers. Local 926 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
International Union, United Automobile Workers of America (CIO) 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 882 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 2
Kehrer, E. T. 2
LaPorte, Philip A. 2
Mathias, Charles, 1913- 2
Meany, George, 1894-1980 2
Office and Professional Employees International Union 2
Retail Clerks International Union. Local 1063 (College Park, Ga.) 2
Scripto (Firm : Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Southern Railway (U.S.) 2
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada. Local 72 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
United Mine Workers of America 2
Workmen's Circle (U.S.) 2
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 1
AFL-CIO. Human Resources Development Institute 1
AFSCME. Local 3 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
AFSCME. Local 4 (Atlanta Ga.) 1
AFSCME. Local 92 (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
Acree, D. S. (Dorsey S.) 1
Adkins, Herman B. 1
Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees of America. Local 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Amalgamated Association of Street, Electric Railway and Motor Coach Employees of America 1
Amalgamated Association of Street, Electric Railway and Motor Coach Employees of America. Division 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 1
Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Local Union 51 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America 1
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America. Local 442 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Amalgamated Transit Union. Local 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
American Federation of Government Employees 1
American Federation of Musicians 1
American Federation of Teachers 1
American Flint Glass Workers' Union 1
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American Postal Workers Union. Atlanta Local 32 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
American Telephone and Telegraph Company 1
Arkwright, Preston S. (Preston Stanley), 1871-1947 1
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 1
Atlanta Area Technical School 1
Atlanta Ballet 1
Atlanta Community Relations Commission 1
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