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Abstract: Adair, Goldthwaite, Stanford and Daniel were attorneys for union members. Their records contain the discharge cases and arbitration transcripts that resulted from the strike of the Communications Workers of America against Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company in 1955-1956; legal case files involving the strike of the International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers Local 748 versus the Jefferson City (Tennessee) Cabinet Company (a division of the Magnavox Company),...
Abstract: The Communications Workers of America (CIO) was formed in 1947; the former Southern Federation of Telephone Workers (independent) became CWA Division 49. In 1950, through a reorganization of the structure of CWA, the nine southern states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee became District 3 of the CWA. The records consist primarily of more than 5500 non-precedent grievances filed by the union against its principal...
Abstract: Communication Workers of America, Local 3204 (Atlanta, Ga.) represents employees of Southern Bell in the Atlanta, Georgia area. Its office records consist mainly of correspondence (1966-1971), which concerns grievances, conventions, and agreements, and minutes, news releases and reports.
Abstract: The Communications Workers of America, Local 3108 (1965-1972), collection contains minutes, newspaper clippings, and printed material regarding the politics, legislation, strikes, and history of dues and wages of the Local 2108.
Abstract: The Communications Workers of America records, Southern Georgia District (Atlanta, Ga.), 1947, 1968-1978 consist of sound films and manuscripts concerning a 1947 attempt by the Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company to remove so-called professional employees from the union's bargaining unit.
Dates: 1947, 1968-1978
Abstract: The Gene Russo collection, 1998, includes printed materials regarding the work of the Communications Workers of America, District 3.
Dates: 1955, 1970, circa 1994
Abstract: Founded in Atlanta in 1898, the Journal of Labor documented the labor movement in Georgia. The Journal of Labor Photograph Collection, 1974-1992 (bulk 1980-1992), consists of photographic prints and negatives depicting labor functions, political events, pickets, strikes, conventions, social events, and campaigns. During the period covered by the collection, The Journal was the official newspaper of the Georgia State AFL-CIO, which ceased its publication in early...
Dates: 1974-1992; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1992
- Names: Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company X
- Telecommunication -- Employees -- Labor unions 5
- Atlanta (Ga.) 3
- Southern States 3
- Telecommunication -- Employees 3
- Telephone companies 3
- Georgia 2
- Labor union locals 2
- Telephone companies -- Employees 2
- minutes (administrative records) 2
- African Americans 1
- Alabama 1
- Arbitration, Industrial 1
- Boycotts 1
- Civil rights movements 1
- Eastern Air Lines, inc., Strike, 1989-1991 1
- Florida 1
- Grievance arbitration 1
- Industrial relations 1
- Kentucky 1
- Labor leaders 1
- Labor movement -- Study and teaching 1
- Labor unions 1
- Labor unions -- Political activity 1
- Labor unions -- Recognition 1
- Lawyers 1
- Louisiana 1
- Mediation and conciliation, Industrial 1
- Mississippi 1
- North Carolina 1
- Orlando (Fla.) 1
- Savannah (Ga.) 1
- South Carolina 1
- Tennessee 1
- Unfair labor practices 1
- correspondence 1
- photographs 1 ∧ less