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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

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

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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

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Schnitzler, F. William (Frank William), 1904- 2
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 1
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
AFSCME 1
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AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
American Federation of Labor 1
American Federation of Teachers 1
Atlanta Building Trades Council 1
Barrett, James F. 1
Biemiller, Andrew J. (Andrew John), 1906-1982 1
Bonanno, Nicholas S. 1
Christopher, Paul R. 1
Colmer, William Meyers, 1890-1980 1
Democratic Party (Miss.) 1
Evers, Charles, 1922- 1
Gartin, Carroll, 1913-1966 1
Georgia Electrical Workers Association 1
Georgia Federation of Labor 1
Georgia State AFL-CIO 1
Giles, J. W. (James William), 1925- 1
Griffin, Charles H. (Charles Hudson), 1926- 1
Haigler, Carey 1
Haywood, Allan S., 1888-1953 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
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
Smith, Stanton E. (Stanton Everett), 1905- 1
State Advisory Committee for the Mississippi Employment Security Commission 1
United States Commission on Civil Rights 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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