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Ober family papers

 Collection
Identifier: M157
Abstract: The Ober family lived near Johnny Mercer and his family on Lido Isle (Newport Beach, California) in the 1950s and 1960s. The two families became close friends. The collection contains correspondence, photographs, and other printed and manuscript materials, documenting the long relationship between the families, as well as collected material relating to Johnny Mercer, 1976-2000.
Dates: 1952-2000

Order of Railway Conductors and Brakemen, Chattanooga Division 729 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-29
Abstract: The Order of Railway Conductors and Brakemen, Chattanooga Division 729 records includes correspondence, minutes, financial statements, a poster, a book, badges, and photographs.
Dates: 1912, 1931, 1942-1946, 1955-1960

Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America, District Council 38 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-25
Abstract: The Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America, District Council 38, records include minutes, financial and legal documents, and correspondence that describe internal disciplinary actions and external jurisdictional disputes.
Dates: 1940-1969

Randy Razook PATCO collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2011-06
Abstract: Randy Razook was a member of the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) and worked for the Eastern region in the state of Massachusetts. He served as president of Local 229, Hyannis Tower and Choirboy for Clusters 28 and 29 of the Eastern region, organizing all striking controllers in this area. In August of 1981, Razook was fired alongside 11,000 other PATCO members for participating in an illegal strike against the federal government. Legal files, correspondence, reference...
Dates: 1977-1987; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1981

Richard A. Whiting collection

 Collection
Identifier: M209
Abstract: Richard A. Whiting was a prominent music composer for Hollywood and Broadway productions from the 1920s-1930s. The Richard A. Whiting Collection, 1896-2006, contains files related to Whiting's life and career as a musical composer including correspondence, photographs, periodicals and sheet music.
Dates: 1891-2006; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2006

Ron Elliott PATCO collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2011-02
Abstract: Ron Elliott was a member of PATCO (Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization) and worked as an air traffic controller for 11 years. Elliott served as a Choir Boy for Local 101 and the Atlanta cluster, organizing all striking controllers in the Metro Atlanta area. When PATCO went on strike in 1981, Elliott and many other PATCO members were prosecuted for participating in and claiming the right to strike against the U.S. Government. Legal files, grievances, reference files,...
Dates: 1978-1995; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1982

Sadie Vimmerstedt papers

 Collection
Identifier: M065
Abstract: Sadie Vimmerstedt, who was a resident of Youngstown, Ohio, wrote a letter to Johnny Mercer in February of 1957 suggesting that Mercer write a song entitled "When Somebody Breaks Your Heart." Mercer wrote the song, ultimately sharing authorship with her on a 50/50 basis. Mrs. Vimmerstedt's collection includes Mercer's first letter to her, a few Christmas cards from Mercer, and photographs taken at the 1963 Grammy Awards banquet.
Dates: 1959-circa 1970

South Carolina Nurses Association records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-37
Abstract: The South Carolina Nurses Association, founded in 1907, is a professional organization devoted to promoting high standards for nurses, to encouraging their advancement and welfare, and to improving health care generally. Its records include minutes and proceedings, correspondence, reports, constitutions and by-laws, printed material, notes and writings, financial records, legal documents, scrapbooks, photographs, motion pictures, sound recordings, works of art on paper, and artifacts, which...
Dates: 1897, 1907-1992

Southeastern Building Trade Conference records

 Collection
Identifier: L1988-33
Abstract: The Southeastern Building Trade Conference is an umbrella organization uniting building trade unions from the southeastern states: Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. The Southeastern Building Trade Conference records include financial records, correspondence, minutes, and resolutions.
Dates: 1967-1987; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1982

Southern Labor Archives Central Labor Bodies collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2017-42
Abstract The Southern Labor Archives Central Labor Bodies collection consists of flyers and correspondence recieved by the Southern Labor Archivist from multiple central labor organizations from across the southeastern United States, 1996-1999.
Dates: 1996-1999

Textile Workers Union of America, Local 202 (Covington, Va.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-36B
Abstract: The Textile Workers Union of America, Local 202 represented textile workers in Covington, Virginia. Its records, 1938-1976, include administrative files and correspondence of Local 202 elected officials; minutes; contract agreements and negotiation materials; Virginia CIO (later Virginia AFL-CIO) updates; wage rates and job descriptions; legislative materials; Shop Steward training materials; memos from TWUA Washington representative John Edelman; Labor Day celebration materials; convention...
Dates: 1938-1976

Transport Workers Union and Association of Flight Attendants collection

 Collection
Identifier: z-unpublished-L2001-01a
Abstract The collection consists of organizing materials from the Transport Workers Union (TWU) and Association of Flight Attendants (AFA), and counter-organizing materials from Delta Airlines. These materials include mailings, correspondence (letters and e-mail), computer printouts, newspaper articles, and artifacts (stickers, lapel pins, etc.) There are also a number of TWU and AFA publications (i.e., magazines, newsletters) as well as Delta Airlines publications (both employee and customer related)....
Dates: 1973-2001; Majority of material found within 1991-2001

Transport Workers Union and Association of Flight Attendants collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2001-01
Abstract: The collection consists of organizing materials from the Transport Workers Union (TWU) and Association of Flight Attendants (AFA), and counter-organizing materials from Delta Airlines. These materials include mailings, correspondence (letters and e-mail), computer printouts, newspaper articles, and artifacts (stickers, lapel pins, etc.) There are also a number of TWU and AFA publications (i.e., magazines, newsletters) as well as Delta Airlines publications (both employee and customer related)....
Dates: 1973-2001; Majority of material found within 1991 - 2001

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

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-40
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of Local 882 (Atlanta, Ga.) of the International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America from 1947-1968. The records include minutes and resolutions, correspondence, financial material, membership records, and records relating to the Union Hall dedication. The majority of the collection contains files relating to disputes or grievances mainly with the local's primary employer, the Ford Motor Company, Hapeville,...
Dates: 1947 - 1968

United Paperworkers International Union, Local 675 (Covington, Va.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-36A
Abstract: The United Paperworkers International Union, Local 675, documents the daily operations of paperworkers in Covington, Virginia. At one time, it was the largest local of the United Paperworkers of America. The records include administrative files and correspondence of Local 675 officers, minutes, contract agreement and negotiation materials, constitutions and bylaws, job descriptions and wage rate charts, Virginia CIO Council updates, Labor Day celebration materials, photographs, artifacts, and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944-1979

Vern Hansen papers

 Collection
Identifier: M201
Abstract: Vern Hansen (born March 17, 1918) worked as a musician and radio promotion specialist in Iowa, and moved to California in the 1960s. A songwriter and author, he corresponded with lyricist Johnny Mercer and singer Bing Crosby about his work and his efforts to succeed in the entertainment industry. His papers, 1934-1939, 1951-1984, 1990-2009, include correspondence, creative works, legal documents, and printed material. In addition to his correspondence with Mercer, much of the material pertains...
Dates: 1934-1939, 1951-1984, 1990-2009

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Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976 10
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 7
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 4
United States. Federal Aviation Administration 4
American Nurses Association 3
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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 3
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 3
AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Department 2
Abbott, Franklin 2
Association of Flight Attendants (U.S.) 2
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 2
Feminist Women's Health Center 2
Georgia Nurses' Association 2
Georgia State University 2
International Association of Machinists 2
Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 2
National Student Nurses' Association (U.S.) 2
Poli, Robert 2
Transport Workers Union of America 2
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 2
Williams, Arden 2
A. Philip Randolph Institute 1
AFL-CIO 1
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 1
AFSCME 1
Adkins, Herman B. 1
Air Line Pilots Association 1
Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1
Allen, Ivan, 1938-1992 1
Allison, William W. 1
Altrusa Club of Atlanta, Georgia 1
Altrusa International 1
Altrusa International. Third District 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 1
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union. Local 1716 (Rome, Ga.) 1
American Association of School Librarians 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Association of University Women. Atlanta Branch 1
American Can Company 1
American Council on Education. Office of Women in Higher Education 1
American Federation of Government Employees 1
American Viscose Corporation 1
Arthritis Foundation 1
Ashkinaze, Carole 1
Atlanta Action Forum 1
Atlanta Federal Labor Union 1
Atlanta Labor Temple 1
Atlanta Urban Design Commission (Ga.) 1
Atlanta journal-constitution 1
Austin, J. Paul 1
Bailey, Archer 1
Barbers, Beauticians, and Allied Industries International Association. Local 630 (Augusta, Ga.) 1
Bass, Mamie L. 1
Beebe, William Thomas, 1915-1984 1
Board of Examiners of Nurses for Georgia 1
Bond, Alpha M. 1
Boothe, Nancy N. 1
Borman, Frank, 1928 March 14- 1
Boy Scouts of America 1
Bricklayers, Masons, and Plasterers International Union of America. Local 4 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Broom, E. M. (Edgar McDonald) 1
Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners (U.S.) 1
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America 1
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 1
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Brotherhood of Railway, Airline, and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes 1
Brotherhood of Railway, Airline, and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes. Southern Railroad System Board of Adjustment 1
Broughton, James, 1913-1999 1
Burge, W. Lee (William Lee) 1
Calloway, W. L. (William L.) 1
Capitol Records, Inc. 1
Cates, Mary 1
Caudelle, George B. 1
Center for Family Planning Program Development (Planned Parenthood-World Population) 1
Chamberlin, Ruth 1
Charleston Public Health Nurses Association 1
Chattanooga Building Trades Council 1
Chicago sun-times 1
Clance, Pauline Rose 1
Clinton, Bill 1
Columbus Labor Temple (Columbus, Ga.) 1
Communications Workers of America. Local 3204 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Controllers United (Organization) 1
Coombs, Fletcher 1
Darger, Henry 1
Democratic National Convention (1992 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Democratic Party (Ga.) 1
Ditchfield, Alda 1
Eastern Air Lines 1
Elledge, Jim, 1950- 1
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 1
Elliott, Ron, 1947- 1
Farokhi, Elizabeth 1
Federal Order of Eagles 1
Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Feminist Women's Health Centers, Inc. 1
Finn, Mary A. 1
Florida AFL-CIO 1
Ford Motor Company 1
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