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Curlee Clothing Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1981-09
Abstract: The Curlee Clothing Company collection, 1938, contain materials on the treatment of organized labor by the company.
Dates: 1938

D. Bruce Shine collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1983-17
Abstract: D. Bruce Shine workded as an attorney in Kingsport, Tennessee. He specialized in labor law and served as the General Council for the United Textile Workers of America. The D. Bruce Shine collection, 1928-1982, consists of legal case files and personal files.
Dates: 1928-1996

D. S. Acree collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-71
Abstract: The D. S. Acree Collection, 1941-1972, contains correspondence, financial documents, legal documents, and printed materials related to his work with the Painters International Offices and Painters Local Union 193.
Dates: 1941-1972

David Herman papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-20
Abstract: The David Herman Papers, 1954-1967, contains scrapbook materials, newspaper clippings, telegrams, and printed materials relating to his presidency of the Hotel Employee's and Bartenders International Union, Local 6 (New York, NY); his work as an organizer of the Hotel Employees' Union, Local 255 (Miami, FL); the hotel employees' strike, 1955-1959, and his campaign for Miami City Council in 1967.
Dates: 1954-1967

David Williams collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-02
Abstract: The David Williams collection contains correspondence and minutes between the Georgia Railway and Power Company and a committee representing the company's employees as well as agreements between the company and the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employees of America, Local 732 and other documents including newspaper clippings, memoranda, bulletins and President Wilson's proclamation creating the National War Labor Board.
Dates: 1918

Davy Paul Laborde, Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1991-18
Abstract: Davy Paul Laborde, Sr. (1917-1991) was a fifty-year member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 1846, in New Orleans, Louisiana. The papers include membership cards, dues books, photographs, newspaper articles, centennial anniversary mementos, an assortment of books on labor unions, and artifacts.
Dates: 1884-1987; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1983

Decatur Area Labor Council (Decatur, Ala.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-21
Abstract: The collection consists of records of the AFL-CIO, Decatur Area Labor Council (Decatur, Ala.) from 1953-1983. The records are comprised mainly of minutes (1957-1983) documenting the Council's activities, correspondence (1970-1971), and printed materials.
Dates: 1953-1983

DeKalb General Hospital mass resignation records

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Identifier: L1995-01
Abstract: In 1968, the nurses at DeKalb General Hospital elected to form a local unit of the Georgia State Nurses Association to act as their bargaining agent for collective bargaining purposes. The Hospital administration refused to budge and over 100 nurses resigned in protest. The collection consists of records pertaining to the mass resignation of nurses at DeKalb General Hospital in 1968-1969. These records were collected by Cathleen Conway Johnson while researching her doctoral thesis, ...
Dates: 1959-1973

District of Columbia Nurses Association records

 Collection
Identifier: L1979-16
Abstract: The District of Columbia Nurses Association was founded in 1903 in order to promote the advancement of the educational standards of nursing and to adopt a code of professional ethics. Later, the organization lobbied for nursing legislation, and acted as a collective bargaining agent for District of Columbia nurses. District of Columbia Nurses Association records, 1903-1977, include correspondence (1908-1974); executive board, committee, and section minutes (1903-1971); reports (1905-1971);...
Dates: 1903-1977

Don McKee papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1991-14
Abstract: Don McKee, born in 1916, was a union organizer for the Textile Workers Union of America and a professor at Upsala College. Don McKee's Textile Workers Union of America Organizing Files consist of organizer reports from 1939 to 1949, organizing campaign publicity materials, union literature and a copy of his manuscript, "Organizing Southern Textile Workers: Early Days with the CIO."
Dates: 1939-1953, 1999

E. L. Abercrombie artifact collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2014-05
Abstract: E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989) served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International and was involved with charitable, political, and humanitarian organizations throughout his career. This collection includes numerous awards, plaques, and commendations given to Abercrombie.
Dates: 1963-1985

E. L. Abercrombie papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-49
Abstract: 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

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-03
Abstract: 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

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-45
Abstract: 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

Edmund Torbush papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-77
Abstract: Edmund Torbush was a member of the Atlanta Typographical Union (International Typographical Union, Local 48) who worked for Atlanta Newspapers, Inc. His papers include correspondence, minutes, news clippings, printed materials, pamphlets, photographs pertaining to the International Typographical Union, the Atlanta Typographical Union, and its Women's Auxiliary. The papers also contains artifacts used in the typesetting profession.
Dates: 1906-1985

Edwin D. Harrison collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-08
Abstract: 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

Emory F. Via papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-34
Abstract: Emory Franklin Via (1925-2003), was a labor educator, human rights activist, and labor consultant for the Southern Regional Council. His papers, 1936-1987, include correspondence, surveys and reports, newsclippings, printed materials, and biographical material on Via. The bulk of the correspondence is with groups related to the labor movement, other officers of the Southern Regional Council, and the Koinonia Farm, a cooperative farm in Southern Georgia. The surveys contain information on black...
Dates: 1936-1987

Eula McGill papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-48
Abstract: Eula McGill was an organizer in the Southern textile factory worker movement of the 1930s. Her papers contain scrapbook material, composed of newspapers, clippings, and programs, which pertains to her organizing activities for the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America in Tennessee and other topics.
Dates: 1938-1964

Florida State AFL-CIO records

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-36
Abstract: Florida AFL-CIO was formed in 1958 with the merging of the Florida American Federation of Labor and the Florida Congress of Industrial Organizations. The collection, 1965-1968, consists of correspondence, minutes, financial documents and printed materials. Correspondence illustrates such primary concerns as labor's role in education; state and national legislation; opposition to the Taft-Hartley Act and the Landrum-Griffin Bill, and its support of Congressman Claude Pepper.
Dates: 1965-1968

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 40
AFL-CIO 13
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 13
Textile Workers Union of America 13
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Leyden, John F. 11
Meyers, Robert E. 11
Poli, Robert 11
Torchia, Domenic 11
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 10
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 10
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 9
United Textile Workers of America 9
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 8
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 8
Meany, George, 1894-1980 8
American Federation of Labor 7
General Electric Company 7
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 7
J.P. Stevens & Co. 7
Kehrer, E. T. 7
United States. National Labor Relations Board 7
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 6
Atlanta Federation of Trades 6
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 6
Eastern Air Lines 6
Georgia Federation of Labor 6
International Typographical Union 6
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 6
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 6
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 5
Southern Railway (U.S.) 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
United Steelworkers of America 5
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 4
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 4
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
American Nurses Association 4
Georgia Power Company 4
International Association of Machinists 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Woodworkers of America 4
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 4
North Carolina State AFL-CIO 4
Office and Professional Employees International Union 4
Ray, Richard, 1941- 4
Tennessee Valley Authority 4
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 4
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Whitmire, Roy 4
AFL-CIO. Alabama Labor Council 3
AFL-CIO. Asheville Central Labor Council (Asheville, N.C.) 3
AFL-CIO. Region 6 3
AFSCME 3
Abercrombie, E. L. 3
Air Line Pilots Association 3
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 3
Baldanzi, George 3
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 3
Florida AFL-CIO 3
Ford Motor Company 3
Glass Container Manufacturers Institute 3
Graphic Communications International Union 3
International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite, and Paper Mill Workers 3
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Southeast Region 3
International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America 3
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 3
Kefauver, Estes 3
LaPorte, Philip A. 3
Lorenzo, Frank 3
Machinists Non-Partisan Political League 3
Meers, Ralph 3
Northwest Airlines, inc. 3
Nunn, Louis M. 3
Oil, Chemical, and Atomic Workers International Union 3
Schnitzler, F. William (Frank William), 1904- 3
Smith, Stanton E. (Stanton Everett), 1905- 3
Textile Workers Union of America. Local 689 (Rome, Ga.) 3
Trans World Airlines 3
True, Martha, 1924-2008 3
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union 3
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union. Local 525 (Asheville, N.C.) 3
United Furniture Workers of America 3
United Papermakers and Paperworkers 3
United Rubber, Cork, Linoleum and Plastic Workers of America 3
A. Philip Randolph Institute 2
AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Department 2
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education. Area 3 2
AFL-CIO. Executive Council 2
AFL-CIO. Region 5 2
AFSCME. Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America 2
Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America. Local 525 (Asheville, N.C.) 2
American Enka Company 2
American Federation of Government Employees 2
American Federation of Hosiery Workers 2
American Federation of Teachers 2
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