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Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the Southeastern Regional Office of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union from 1945-1980. Includes administrative records (1945-1977) containing correspondence to or from Jack Handler, Regional Counsel, Directors E.T. Kehrer, Martin J. Morand and Nick Bonanno; subject files relating to farm workers, the General Electric strike (1960), organizing activities in Spartanburg, South Carolina, and; the 1960 Presidential election; financial records;...
Abstract: The Southeast Region office of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union opened in 1937. Its records, circa 1950s-1970s, contain correspondence, collective bargaining contracts, contract and strike negotiations, agreements, National Labor Relations Board materials, and strike materials. The bulk of the material relates to a strike against Marlene Industries in Westmoreland, Tennessee.
Abstract: International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union, Southeast Regional Office records, circa 1950s-1990s, contain correspondence, business contracts, negotiations, agreements, court documents, and strike materials. Also represented are audio tapes, video tapes, photography, and plaques.
Dates: circa 1950s-1990s
- Labor unions 2
- Strikes and lockouts -- Textile industry 2
- Textile industry 2
- Arbitration, Industrial 1
- Clothing trade 1
- Collective bargaining 1
- Collective labor agreements 1
- Labor unions -- Organizing 1
- Textile factories 1
- Westmoreland (Tenn.) 1
- minutes (administrative records) 1
- motion pictures (visual work) 1 ∧ less
- International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 2
- United States. National Labor Relations Board 2
- Bonanno, Nicholas S. 1
- Brewton Fashions 1
- General Electric Company 1