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Standard Allied Trade Council (Louisville, Ky.) collection

Identifier: L1977-32

This collection contains newspaper clippings, contracts, and strike bulletins from the Standard Allied Trade Council (Louisville, Ky.). The collection ranges from 1966-1975, with a few materials from 1946 and 1956.

Dates: 1946, 1956, 1966-1975

Textile Workers Union of America, Northwest Georgia Joint Board records

Identifier: L1980-22
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the Northwest Georgia Joint Board of the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) from 1949-1976. The records primarily document the activities of the TWUA Locals 689 and 789 located in Rome, Georgia, and include correspondence, minutes, subject files, financial records, grievances, arbitration cases, photographs, and printed materials. Officials in both locals corresponded with TWUA officers including presidents Emil Rieve and William Pollock,...
Dates: 1949-1976

The Uprising of '34 collection

Identifier: L1995-13

The collection consists of oral history interviews and transcripts, production footage and publicity materials related to the creation of the "Uprising of '34" documentary. Veterans or their descendants were interviewed about mill life, work conditions, southern culture, as well as the strike itself. These interviews were incorporated into the production itself.

Dates: 1987-1995

The Uprising of '34 collection interviews

Identifier: L1995-13-OH

In 1934, Southern textile workers took the lead in a nationwide strike that saw half a million workers walk off their jobs in the largest single-industry strike in the history of the United States. This finding aid describes the digitized oral history-style interviews available in Georiga State University Library's Digital Collections.

Dates: 1987-1995

United Auto Workers, Local 882 (Atlanta, Ga.) records

Identifier: L2005-29
Abstract: Chartered in July 1941, International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) Local No. 882 is located in Atlanta, Georgia. It represented workers at Ford Motor Company's Atlanta Assembly Plant in Hapeville, Georgia, during its operation (1947-2006). The records include minutes and resolutions, correspondence, financial material, strike material, grievances, arbitration, agreements, and education materials, 1940s-1980s. Topics include the...
Dates: 1940s-1980s

United Packinghouse, Food and Allied Workers records

Identifier: L1979-34

The Records, 1943-1969, of the United Packinghouse Workers of America consist largely of photographs, but also include a file of correspondence, newsclippings, pamphlets, and handbills.

Dates: 1943-1968

United Steelworkers of America, District 35 records

Identifier: L1982-15
Abstract: The collection consists of records of District 35 of the United Steelworkers of America from 1940-1987. Contains mainly correspondence (1943-1987) between district directors William Crawford, Lorne Nelles, and M.C. Weston and various USA officers and departments, including USA President David McDonald, field representatives, and local unions mainly discussing organizing activities, contract negotiation, and strike activities. The company files (1943-1987) concern negotiations and...
Dates: 1945-1987

United Steelworkers of America, Local 309 (Alcoa, Tenn.) collection

Identifier: L1983-30

Alcoa, Tennessee was incorporated in 1919 as a company town for the Aluminum Company of America. Workers there first organized an independent union in 1933. The United Steelworkers of America, Local 309 (Alcoa, Tenn.) collection, 1971-1983, consists of printed material recounting the history of Alcoa, Tennessee, its aluminum industry, and African American workers in the town.

Dates: 1971-1983

United Textile Workers of America, Local 257 (Erwin, N.C.) records

Identifier: L1986-36

United Textile Workers of America, Local 257 represented textile workers at various Erwin Cotton Mills plants in North Carolina and Mississippi. The local's records, 1900-1986 (bulk 1940-1960), consist primarily of grievances and arbitration cases. Other records include constitutions and bylaws, correspondence, union membership rosters, office files, photographic materials, financial ledgers, printed materials, and artifacts.

Dates: 1900-1986; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1960

W. J. Usery, Jr. papers

Identifier: L1985-12
Abstract: The collection consists of papers of W. J. "Bill" Usery from 1940, 1942, 1952-2004. The International Association of Machinists series (1940, 1952-1969) documents Usery's involvement and participation with labor unions and the arbitration process. The United States Government series (1969-1977) pertains to Usery's government career, while the Bill Usery Associates series contains material relating to Usery's labor-management negotiation firm in Washington, DC. The Client and Mediation Files...
Dates: 1940, 1952-2004

William "Bill" Roberts collection

Identifier: L1975-12

The collection of William "Bill" Roberts contains telegrams, bulletins and letters relating to a strike of the Fisher Body Employees in 1936.

Dates: 1936, 1948

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Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 12
Eads, Gary 10
Leyden, John F. 10
Meyers, Robert E. 10
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Torchia, Domenic 10
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 5
General Electric Company 4
Glass Container Manufacturers Institute 3
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 3
J.P. Stevens & Co. 3
Southern Railway (U.S.) 3
Textile Workers Union of America 3
Textile Workers Union of America. Local 689 (Rome, Ga.) 3
United States. National Labor Relations Board 3
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
AFSCME. Local 1644 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
Air Line Pilots Association 2
American Flint Glass Workers' Union 2
Bonanno, Nicholas S. 2
Celanese Fibers Company (Rome, Ga.) 2
Cordery, Joseph C. (Joseph Carl) 2
Eastern Air Lines 2
Glass Bottle Blowers Association of the United States and Canada. Local 101 (East Point, Ga.) 2
Helfand, Judith 2
Hochuli, Jim 2
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 2
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Southeast Region 2
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
International Typographical Union 2
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 2
Kehrer, E. T. 2
Lorenzo, Frank 2
Meers, Ralph 2
Owens-Illinois Glass Company 2
Pitts, Joseph C. (Joseph Clifton), 1937- 2
Ray, Richard, 1941- 2
Stoney, George C. 2
Wilson, James Harvey 2
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Augusta Federation of Trades. (Augusta, Ga.) 1
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 1
AFL-CIO. Industrial Union Department 1
AFL-CIO. Region 5 1
AFL-CIO. Region 6 1
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 1
AFSCME. Local 3 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
AFSCME. Local 92 (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
Alabama State Industrial Union Council 1
Allied Kingsport Press Unions 1
Aluminum Workers International Union 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Central North Carolina Joint Board 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Local 1716 (Rome, 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 Can Company 1
American Federation of Hosiery Workers 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Federation of Teachers 1
American Standard, Inc. 1
Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 1
Atlanta Federation of Trades 1
Atlanta Fire Fighters Union 1
Atlanta Fire Fighters Union, Independent (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Atlantic Steel Company 1
Atomic Trades and Labor Council 1
Augusta Central Labor Union (Augusta, Ga.) 1
Baldanzi, George 1
Biemiller, Andrew J. (Andrew John), 1906-1982 1
Brewton Fashions 1
Bricklayers, Masons, and Plasterers International Union of America. Local 8 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers (U.S.). Simpson Division 210 (Macon, Ga.) 1
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees 1
Brown, Joseph M., 1851-1932 1
Cagle (Firm : Camilla, Ga.) 1
Chaknis, John 1
Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (U.S.) 1
Colmer, William Meyers, 1890-1980 1
Creative Loafing (Firm) 1
Curry, Ben F. 1
DeKalb General Hospital (Decatur, Ga.) 1
Democratic Party (Miss.) 1
Democratic Socialists of America 1
Derrick, Earl 1
Eastern Air Lines, inc., Strike, 1989-1991 1
Evers, Charles, 1922- 1
Foote and Davies Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Ford Motor Company 1
Ford Motor Company. Atlanta Assembly Plant (Hapeville, Ga.) 1
Fritschle, C. E. 1
Gartin, Carroll, 1913-1966 1
General Motors Corporation. Fisher Body Division 1
Georgia Federation of Labor 1
Georgia State AFL-CIO 1
Georgia State Nurses' Association 1
Glass Packaging Institute 1
Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics & Allied Workers International Union 1
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