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AFL-CIO Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Region 5 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-38
Abstract: In 1955 when the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) merged, it created AFL-CIO Region 8 encompassing Tennessee and Kentucky with Paul Christopher as Director. North and South Carolina became part of Region 5 directed by Carey Haigler. The 1964 reorganization of the AFL-CIO placed Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina in Region 8 with Christopher as Director and Haigler as Assistant Director. After Christopher's death in 1974, Region 8...
Dates: 1940-1974; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1974

Atlanta Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-12
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Council was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, AFL, and the Atlanta Industrial Union Council, CIO. Its records are composed of office files, financial documents, membership records, minutes, photographs, and printed material of the Atlanta Labor Council and affiliated organizations, 1915-1969 (bulk 1956-1969).
Dates: 1915-1969

Chattanooga Area Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-14
Abstract: Chattanooga Area Labor Council Records includes correspondence, minutes, financial documents, legal papers, and printed materials, relating to the council, the merger of Chattanooga Industrial Union Council into it, politics, union elections, abolition of the poll tax, desegregation of public schools, Taft-Hartley Act, Tennessee laws concerning open and closed shops, Chattanooga Voters' Union, revision of the Tennessee State Constitution, and political education. Correspondents include Ross...
Dates: 1925-1972; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1972

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-13
Abstract: The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Photograph Collection largely consists of black and white 8" x 10" photographs which were used in its publications, the Machinists Monthly Journal and later, the Machinist.
Dates: circa 1890-1980; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1975

J. W. Giles papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-29
Abstract: James William Giles, labor leader, served as an official of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 84 and as Secretary, Georgia State AFL-CIO. The collection consists of papers of J.W. Giles from 1920-1978. Includes correspondence, financial statements, legal documents, minutes, motion pictures, and printed materials. The bulk of the records relate to Giles' work with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 84 (1920-1972) and the Georgia State AFL-CIO...
Dates: 1920-1978

James F. Barrett papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1997-05
Abstract: James Festus Barrett (1882-1959) was a union activist for the American Federation of Labor. His papers, 1920, 1937-1959, consist of files related to AFL national officers, state federations, activity reports, organizing campaigns, and subject and name files.
Dates: 1920, 1937-1959

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

Stanton E. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1976-30
Abstract: Stanton E. Smith (born 1905) was a labor leader in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He served as President of the Tennessee Federation of Labor and of the Tennessee State Labor Council. Smith's papers, 1938-1973, are comprised primarily of correspondence and other documents relating to his duties in those organizations, the Chattanooga Central Labor Union, and the Southern Labor School. The papers also include photographs and printed material.
Dates: 1938-1973

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AFL-CIO. Chattanooga Area Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 1
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 1
AFSCME 1
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Federation of Teachers 1
Atlanta Building Trades Council 1
Atlanta Federation of Trades 1
Barrett, James F. 1
Biemiller, Andrew J. (Andrew John), 1906-1982 1
Bonanno, Nicholas S. 1
Chattanooga Central Labor Union 1
Chattanooga Industrial Union Council 1
Chattanooga Voters' Union 1
Christopher, Paul R. 1
Clement, Frank Goad 1
Colmer, William Meyers, 1890-1980 1
Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Corporation 1
Democratic Party (Miss.) 1
Evers, Charles, 1922- 1
Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006 1
Gartin, Carroll, 1913-1966 1
General Dynamics Corporation. Convair Division 1
Georgia Electrical Workers Association 1
Georgia Federation of Labor 1
Georgia State AFL-CIO 1
Giles, J. W. (James William), 1925- 1
Googe, George Logan 1
Griffin, Charles H. (Charles Hudson), 1926- 1
Haigler, Carey 1
Haywood, Allan S., 1888-1953 1
Houk, Charles M. 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 1
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 1
Jackson Police Officers Association (Jackson, Miss.) 1
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 1
Johnson, Paul B., 1916-1985 1
Kehrer, E. T. 1
King, Coretta Scott 1
Kirkland, Lane 1
Knight, Thomas, 1919- 1
Loyal Democrats of Mississippi 1
Machinists Non-Partisan Political League 1
McDevitt, James L. (James Lawrence), 1898-1963 1
McKellar, Kenneth Douglas, 1869-1957 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
Muskie, Edmund S., 1914-1996 1
Playthings, Jewelry, and Novelty Workers' Union. Local 32 (Asheville, N.C.) 1
Powell, Daniel A., 1911- 1
Ramsay, Claude E., 1916-1986 1
Reuther, Walter, 1907-1970 1
Riffe, John, 1904-1958 1
Smith, Frank E. (Frank Ellis), 1918-1997 1
Southern Labor School 1
State Advisory Committee for the Mississippi Employment Security Commission 1
Tennessee Committee on Political Education 1
Tennessee Federation of Labor 1
Tennessee League for Political Education 1
United States Commission on Civil Rights 1
United States. Labor Management Relations Act, 1947 1
United States. National Labor Relations Board 1
United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration 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
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