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Atlanta Labor Council records

 Collection
Identifier: L1990-21
Abstract: The Atlanta Labor Council was formed in 1958 by the merger of the Atlanta Federation of Trades, AFL, and the Atlanta Industrial Union Council, CIO. Its records are composed of proceedings, constitutions, contracts, convention materials, periodicals, pamphlets, and printed material of the Atlanta Labor Council and affiliated organizations, 1965-1990 (bulk 1967-1980).
Dates: 1965-1990; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1980

Carey E. Haigler papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-33
Abstract: Carey Haigler (1902- ) was a labor union official with the AFL-CIO. His papers, 1905, 1933-1970, include correspondence, minutes, and printed material relating to the Alabama Iron and Steel Council (1905, 1933-1935); correspondence, financial documents, minutes, speeches, reports, and printed material documenting the Alabama CIO (1942-1956); and correspondence, financial documents, diaries, work reports, speeches, broadcast scripts, and printed material relating to Region 8 of the AFL-CIO...
Dates: 1905, 1933-1970

Charles Mathias collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-31
Abstract: The collection consists of the papers of Charles Mathias from 1951-1973, including correspondence, legal documents, and printed materials pertaining to attempts by United Steel Workers of America (Atlanta, Georgia) Field Representatives Mathias and W.R. Thrasher to sign collective bargaining agreements with Scripto and Keller Industries.
Dates: 1951-1973

Herman B. Adkins papers

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Identifier: L1987-25
Abstract: Herman Adkins (1918-1999) was an organizer and regional director in Tennessee and Georgia for United Mine Workers of America District 50, the UMWA's "national department" for industrial workers. Adkins was a board member during the period when District 50 was an independent unit within the UMWA (1961-1968). When District 50 became a separate entity, International Union of District 50, Allied and Technical Workers of America and Canada, Adkins continued to serve as its Atlanta regional director....
Dates: 1941-1982

John G. Ramsay papers

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Identifier: L1980-05
Abstract: John Gates Ramsay, born 1902, was a steelworker early in his career, serving as a vice-president and president of local unions. He joined the new Steel Workers Organizing Committee of the CIO in 1936. From 1940 he was a member of the organizing staff of the USWA, serving in their Southern organizing drive in 1946-1953. He then worked in the national CIO office in Washington. Ramsay's unique emphasis was to develop contacts with religious leaders and groups that might be useful in the labor...
Dates: 1928-1979

Pattern Makers' League of North America collection

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Identifier: L1991-20
Abstract: The Pattern Makers' National League of North America was established in 1887, and changed its name changed to Pattern Makers' League of North America in 1898. On October 1, 1991, it merged into the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Founded to promote interest in protecting the high standards of their workers' craft, the Pattern Makers' League was composed of associations of practical pattern makers, mold makers, model makers, fixture builders, allied craftsmen, and...
Dates: 1888-1991

Sue Doro collection

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Identifier: L2013-14
Abstract Sue Doro was born in Wisconsin on April 17, 1937, and began writing at the age of twelve. Doro has been a machinist for over 35 years and is an active and retired member of several unions including the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW). The Sue Doro collection includes several published anthologies of poetry written by Sue Doro, an article in Today's Machining World featuring Sue Doro. The collection also includes several...
Dates: 1986-2012

United Steelworkers of America contracts collection

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Identifier: L-contracts_USWA
Abstract: The collection consists of 342 agreements, 1943-1974, between various local unions of the United Steelworkers of America and manufacturers.
Dates: 1943-1974

United Steelworkers of America, District 35 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1975-21
Abstract: The collection consists of records of District 35 of the United Steelworkers of America from 1940-1987. Contains mainly correspondence (1943-1987) between district directors William Crawford, Lorne Nelles, and M.C. Weston and various USWA officers and departments, including USWA President David McDonald, field representatives, and local unions mainly discussing organizing activities, contract negotiation, and strike activities; as well as company files (1943-1957); minutes of the Steelworkers...
Dates: 1940-1974

United Steelworkers of America, District 35 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-34
Abstract: The United Steelworkers of America, District 35 records date 1940-1973, when the district included Virginia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Georgia. The records consist of correspondence, minutes, financial documents, legal documents, and printed material.
Dates: 1940-1973

United Steelworkers of America, District 35 records

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Identifier: L1982-15
Abstract: The collection consists of records of District 35 of the United Steelworkers of America from 1940-1987. Contains mainly correspondence (1943-1987) between district directors William Crawford, Lorne Nelles, and M.C. Weston and various USA officers and departments, including USA President David McDonald, field representatives, and local unions mainly discussing organizing activities, contract negotiation, and strike activities. The company files (1943-1987) concern negotiations and administration...
Dates: 1945-1987

United Steelworkers of America, Local 309 (Alcoa, Tenn.) collection

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Identifier: L1983-30
Abstract: Alcoa, Tennessee was incorporated in 1919 as a company town for the Aluminum Company of America. Workers there first organized an independent union in 1933. The United Steelworkers of America, Local 309 (Alcoa, Tenn.) collection, 1971-1983, consists of printed material recounting the history of Alcoa, Tennessee, its aluminum industry, and African American workers in the town.
Dates: 1971-1983

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United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
United Steelworkers of America 3
Atlantic Steel Company 2
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 2
Mathias, Charles, 1913- 2
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McDonald, David J. (David John), 1902-1979 2
AFL-CIO 1
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 1
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 1
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
Abel, I. W. (Iorwith Wilbur), 1908-1987 1
Adkins, Herman B. 1
Alabama Iron and Steel Council 1
Aluminum Workers International Union 1
Amalgamated Association of Iron, Steel, and Tin Workers. Local 1131 (Birmingham, Ala.) 1
American Flint Glass Workers' Union 1
Bader, Jesse M. (Jesse Moren) 1
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 1
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.). Alabama Region 1
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.). Community Relations Department 1
Cook, Clair Marvin 1
Democratic Socialists of America 1
Dodge, David Witherspoon 1
Doro, Sue, 1937- 1
Haigler, Carey 1
Hall, Cameron P. 1
International Union of District 50, Allied and Technical Workers of the United States and Canada 1
Jones and Laughlin Steel Corporation 1
Keller Industries (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Link-Belt Company 1
Liphaus, Willard E. (Willard Edwin) 1
Mason, Lucy Randolph, 1882-1959 1
Murray, Philip, 1886-1952 1
National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America 1
Pattern Makers' League of North America 1
Ramsay, John, 1902-1991 1
Ray, Richard, 1941- 1
Riffe, John, 1904-1958 1
Scripto (Firm : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Southern Cross Industries 1
United Mine Workers of America 1
United Mine Workers of America. District 50 1
United Presbyterian Church of North America 1
United Steelworkers of America. Local 309 (Alcoa, Tenn.) 1
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