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Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union, Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-21
Abstract: The records consist of Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union (ACTWU) of the United States from 1954-1988. The records reflect the union's relationship with the Textile Workers Union of America, (TWUA) Local 689, Local 1942 and other locals. Includes correspondence between the various local unions; minutes, records relating to arbitration and grievances; and union and company contract proposals.
Dates: 1954-1988

Charles L. Ross papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-09
Abstract: Charles "Lewis" Ross (1914-1984) worked as a textile mechanic and was very active in the organization efforts of the Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA) at the Celanese (before 1947, the Tubize) Corporation in Rome, Georgia. The papers consist of: union constitutions (CIO, Georgia State Industrial Union Council, TWUA local 689), contracts, grievances and memoranda from TWUA Washington Representative, John W. Edelman, to all Union Members, 1948-1950; pamphlets pertaining to racial and...
Dates: 1943-1953

International Molders and Foundry Workers Union of North America contract collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-Contracts_IMU
Scope and Content of the Collection The collection contains nineteen contracts dated 1950-1968.
Dates: 1950-1968

International Union of Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers, Local 191 (Rome, Ga.) records

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Identifier: L1998-11
Abstract: International Union of Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers, Local 191 of Rome, Georgia, originated the significant 1969 strike against GE that led to an eventual federal lawsuit. Its records, 1953-1997, include documentation covering the daily operations, communications, and organization of the union.
Dates: 1953-1997

Textile Workers Union of America contracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L-contracts_TWUA
Abstract: The collection consists of 175 agreements, 1939-1976, between various local unions of the Textile Workers Union of America and manufacturers.
Dates: 1939-1976

Textile Workers Union of America, Northwest Georgia Joint Board records

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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, Political...
Dates: 1949-1976

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 1977 (Rome, Ga.) collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-08
Abstract: The United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 1977 (Rome, Georgia) collection, 1921, 1968-1969, includes correspondence, insurance documents, a member passbook, and an AFL-CIO license plate.
Dates: 1921, 1967-1968

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Textile Workers Union of America. Local 689 (Rome, Ga.) 3
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 2
Celanese Fibers Company (Rome, Ga.) 2
Textile Workers Union of America 2
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) 1