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Abstract: Atlanta Printing Pressmen and Assistants Union, Local 8 Records, 1911, 1940-1973, consist of correspondence, financial documents, minutes, legal documents, and printed material. Correspondence is with international officers of the Union, notably President Thomas Dunwoody and international representative Larry Smith. Legal records include documentation of the Local's involvement in a strike against Parks Printing Company, 1955.
Dates: 1911; 1940-1973
Abstract: The records of Atlanta Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union, Local 527 (1954-1972), consist of correspondence, minutes, financial records, contract negotiation files, contracts, constitutions and other printed materials.
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.
Abstract: The papers, 1946-1961, reflect primarily the work of George L. Googe (1900-1961) as secretary-treasurer of the International Printing Pressmen's Union and as director of AFL operations in the South. The bulk of the collection consists of printed reports, articles, clippings, and organizing information.
Abstract The Graphic Communications International Union, Local 8-M (Atlanta, Ga.) records consist of minutes, attendence rolls, reports, bylaws, election materials, photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence. Local 8-M represents workers in the printing industry in Atlanta and the surrounding area.
Abstract: The records of Atlanta Graphic Communications Local Union No. 8 [bulk date 1940s-1980s] include agreements, negotiations, financial documents, contracts, training materials, and election materials. A number of predecessors of the local are represented in the records.
Abstract: The International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU-NA), was organized in 1889, when disgruntled pressmen and press feeders left the International Typographical Union (ITU) and, with the combined membership of thirteen locals, formed a new pressmen's union. At its peak, with a membership of more than 125,000, the IPPAU-NA became the largest printing trades union in the world. In 1973, it merged with the International Stereotypers', Electrotypers', and Platemakers'...
Abstract: The Richmond Typographical Union Local 90 was chartered in 1866 by the National Typographical Union and in 1872 by the International Typographical Union. The local was affiliated with the AFL until 1937 and then re-affiliated in 1943, and also with the Virginia-Carolinas Typographical Conference, the Virginia Allied Printing Trades Council and the Central Trades and Labor Council. In 1971, the union broke up. The Records, 1886-1974, of the Richmond Typographical Union Local 90 consist of...
Abstract: The records, 1897-1972, of the International Typographical Union, Local 104 (Birmingham, Ala.), comprise correspondence, grievances, minutes, financial documents, membership data, testimony, and printed materials such as newspaper clippings, handbills, newsletters, constitutions, contracts, pamphlets, and proceedings. Most of the correspondence is between Local 104 and the International Typographical Union on such topics as union administration, union standards on wages and working conditions,...
Abstract: The records of the International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.) consist of correspondence and financial documents, 1945-1971.
Abstract: The International Typographical Union, Local 299 (Tampa, Fla.), records, 1901-1976, contain correspondence, minutes, legal & financial documents, membership rosters, and printed material. The correspondence is primarily with officers of the International Typographical Union and concerns union disciplinary cases, as do the legal documents. The financial records include dues ledgers, tas forms, and life insurance policies. The printed items relate to apprenticeship applications and...
Abstract: The Women's International Auxiliary to the International Typographical Union (AFL-CIO) existed from 1902-1990. The main functions performed by the WIA were raising awareness about union products and about the union label, fund raising projects (i.e., to help out the Printer's Retirement Home), assisting ITU locals, and aiding members and their families in times of need. The collection consists of materials that primarily relate to conventions, publication, photographs and audio material, office...
Abstract: The strike against Kingsport Press began March 11, 1963 and included local bodies of the bookbinders, electrotypers, machinists, printing pressmen and assistants, and typographical unions. Naming themselves the Allied Kingsport Press Unions, the unions managed the strike through the unity committee. The collection, 1961-1967, includes correspondence, legal documents, minutes, newsclippings, printed material, and photographs. Materials document the activities of the bookbinders, electrotypers,...
- Printers -- Labor unions 12
- Printing industry 9
- Printing industry -- Employees -- Labor unions 7
- Labor union locals 5
- Atlanta (Ga.) 4
- Printers 4
- Strikes and lockouts 3
- Typographers 3
- Industrial relations 2
- Labor laws and legislation 2
- Labor leaders 2
- Printing industry -- Employees 2
- Southern States 2
- Apprentices 1
- Birmingham (Ala.) 1
- Bookbinders -- Labor unions 1
- Collective bargaining 1
- Equal rights amendments 1
- Georgia 1
- Jacksonville (Fla.) 1
- Kingsport (Tenn.) 1
- Kingsport Press Strike, Kingsport, Tenn., 1963- 1
- Labor disputes 1
- Labor unions -- Organizing 1
- Machinists -- Labor unions 1
- Richmond (Va.) 1
- Savannah (Ga.) 1
- Tampa (Fla.) 1
- Tennessee 1
- Typesetting 1
- Virginia 1
- Wildcat strikes 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1
- Women in the labor movement 1
- minutes (administrative records) 1
- pamphlets 1
- photographs 1 ∧ less
- International Typographical Union 3
- Graphic Communications International Union. Local 8-M (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 2
- International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialities and Paper Products Union Local 8 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- McLellan, John S. 2
- AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 1
- Allied Kingsport Press Unions 1
- Amalgamated Lithographers of America. Local Union 51 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- American Federation of Labor. Southern Region 1
- Atlanta Newspapers (Firm : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Communications Workers of America 1
- Democratic National Convention (1952 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
- Derrick, Earl 1
- Fritschle, C. E. 1
- Googe, George Logan 1
- Graphic Communications International Union 1
- International Typographical Union. Local 104 (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
- International Typographical Union. Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.) 1
- International Typographical Union. Local 299 (Tampa, Fla.) 1
- International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- International Typographical Union. Local 90 (Richmond, Va.) 1
- International Typographical Union. Women's International Auxiliary 1
- Kingsport Press 1
- Mead Paper Company 1
- Meers, Ralph 1
- Moss, Charlie 1
- National Typographical Union (U.S.). Local 90 (Richmond, Va.) 1
- Parks Printing Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Richmond Typothetae (Richmond, Va.) 1
- Southeastern Printing Specialties and Paper Products District Council 1
- Torbush, Edmund 1
- Virginia-Carolinas Typographical Conference 1 ∧ less