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Emory F. Via papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-34
Abstract: Emory Franklin Via (1925-2003), was a labor educator, human rights activist, and labor consultant for the Southern Regional Council. His papers, 1936-1987, include correspondence, surveys and reports, newsclippings, printed materials, and biographical material on Via. The bulk of the correspondence is with groups related to the labor movement, other officers of the Southern Regional Council, and the Koinonia Farm, a cooperative farm in Southern Georgia. The surveys contain information on black...
Dates: 1936-1987

Ernest G. Welch photographs collection

 Collection
Identifier: V2010-03
Abstract Longtime Atlanta resident and philanthropist Ernest Welch was also an avid amateur photographer who travelled the world. Having served as an intelligence officer during World War II and after retiring from Sonoco Products, went back to school at Georgia State University to study photography. The Ernest G. Welch collection consists of photographic prints, slides, snapshots, negatives, personal correspondence and a scrapbook, mementos, videotapes, and notebooks.
Dates: 1901-2012

Ervin Drake collection

 Collection
Identifier: M142
Abstract: One cassette tape of a song by Ervin Drake.
Dates: 1946

EstroFest Productions, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: W081
Abstract: Established in 1999, EstroFest Productions, Inc. produced and sponsored programs that promoted and affirmed the creative talents and technical skills of women in the visual, performing and fine arts. EstroFest was active until the end of 2003. The records contain administrative records, documentation of EstroFest performances, and reference files.
Dates: 1997-2004

Eula McGill papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-48
Abstract: Eula McGill was an organizer in the Southern textile factory worker movement of the 1930s. Her papers contain scrapbook material, composed of newspapers, clippings, and programs, which pertains to her organizing activities for the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America in Tennessee and other topics.
Dates: 1938-1964

Fair Employment Practices Committee collection

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Identifier: L1982-36
Abstract: President Franklin Roosevelt established the Fair Employment Practices Committee by Executive Order in 1942. It required all federal agencies to include in their contracts with private employers a provision obligating them not to discriminate against persons of any race, color, creed, or nationality in matters of employment. The collection consists of material obtained from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on a Freedom of Information request by Dr. Merl Reed. The records, 1943-1946, concern...
Dates: 1943-1946

Feminist Postcard collection

 Collection
Identifier: W075
Abstract: The collection consist of one hundred and twenty-three picture postcards and two greeting cards. The bulk of the postcards represent feminist women and feminist activities. Postcards are arranged alphabetically by title/subject.
Dates: 1968-1989

Florence Kopleff papers

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Identifier: M224
Abstract: The Florence Kopleff papers contain rich documentation of the contralto's professional life as a performer, member of the Robert Shaw Chorale and associate of Shaw's, and as a vocal teacher, 1938-2012. The papers consist primarily of printed material, including concert programs, publicity material such as press kits and posters, articles, as well as sheet music, 1900-1993.
Dates: 1900-2012; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1998

Florida State AFL-CIO records

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Identifier: L1974-36
Abstract: Florida AFL-CIO was formed in 1958 with the merging of the Florida American Federation of Labor and the Florida Congress of Industrial Organizations. The collection, 1965-1968, consists of correspondence, minutes, financial documents and printed materials. Correspondence illustrates such primary concerns as labor's role in education; state and national legislation; opposition to the Taft-Hartley Act and the Landrum-Griffin Bill, and its support of Congressman Claude Pepper.
Dates: 1965-1968

Florida State AFL-CIO records

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Identifier: L1979-19
Abstract: The records, 1954-1971, of the Florida State AFL-CIO contain financial statements and proceedings of the Florida State AFL-CIO, proceedings of conventions of other state labor bodies, pamphlets pertaining to labor subjects, and correspondence, minutes, and reports of the Florida State Constitution Revision Commission.
Dates: 1955-1975

Florida State Council of Carpenters records

 Collection
Identifier: L1979-06
Abstract: The Florida State Council of Carpenters was established in 1926. Its records, 1952-1978, include material relating to organizing efforts at thirty-five companies located throughout Florida (1960-1973); contract negotiation files (1958-1974); correspondence (1952-1974); records relating to apprentice training (1963-1978); financial records (1956-1974); files of state organizer, Warren P. Connary (1957-1974); and minutes (1952-1974). The records especially highlight the activities of three...
Dates: 1952-1978

Foreverfamily, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: W120
Abstract: The non-profit agency Foreverfamily provides services and support to families and caregivers of children whose parents are incarcerated. Founded in Atlanta in 1987, the organization has agencies in Atlanta and Louisville, Kentucky. Its records, 1987-2009 [bulk, 2003-2009], primarily document the National Advisory Board that explored further expansion of the organization.
Dates: 1975-2016; Majority of material found within 2003 - 2008

Frances L. Wallace papers

 Collection
Identifier: M182
Abstract: Frances Lee Wallace (1921-2001) grew up in the Atlanta area of Lakeland Heights. A piano student since childhood, she began playing professionally in about 1940, when she was hired to play in the basement of Davison's department store in downtown Atlanta. The collection documents Frances Wallace's many musical activities during her long career as a pianist and organist in Atlanta, and it provides a glimpse of Atlanta's musical scene during the middle years of the twentieth century.
Dates: 1903-1995; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1991

Francis Q. Vogtner Eastern Airlines collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2012-26
Abstract: Francis (Frank) Quigley Vogtner was an Eastern Air Lines pilot from 1956 to 1989. The collection contains airline timetables, in-flight materials and company newspapers.
Dates: 1964-1989

Frank Borman papers

 Collection
Identifier: L2005-16
Abstract: Frank Borman is well known as the commander of the first lunar orbit mission, Apollo 8, and as the Chief Executive Officer of Eastern Airlines from 1975-1986. The Frank Borman Papers, circa 1968-1989, contain office files and correspondence once held in the Office of the President at Eastern Airline's headquarters in Miami, Florida.
Dates: 1961-1989; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1986

Frank E'Dalgo papers

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Identifier: L2001-08
Abstract: Frank E'Dalgo (1912-2001) was a union organizer and leader for the AFL and the IAMAW. His papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings and two agreements related to his work for the International Association of Machinists.
Dates: 1969-1997

Frank Herbert Pug King papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-16
Abstract: Frank Herbert "Pug" King (1899-1974) was born in Fulton County and attended Capital View and Adair Schools. He joined the International Association of Machinists on August 28, 1917 and later served 25 years as the business manager for District 46. King, served on various governmental boards and commissions and as was vice-president of the Georgia Federation of Labor for seven years. His papers, 1937-1974, are composed of correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs and artifacts illuminating...
Dates: 1937-1974

Franklin Abbott papers

 Collection
Identifier: Q108
Abstract: Franklin Abbott, who has practiced psychotherapy in Atlanta since 1979, is a writer, poet, artist, and gay activist. His papers, 1907-1910, 1933, 1942, 1950-2014 [bulk, 1960-2010], include correspondence, writings and poetry, printed material, photographs, audio-visual recordings, and sound recordings that relate to Abbott's friendships and family, his creative works and his relationships with other artists, his exploration of spirituality, leadership in the Atlanta gay community, work as a...
Dates: 1907-1910, 1933, 1942, 1950-2014; Majority of material found within 1960 - 2010

Freddie Elmer Halstead papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1972-41
Abstract: Fred Halstead worked as an organizer for the Textile Workers Union of America throughout the South during the 1950s and 1960s, and took part in strikes in South Georgia and Alabama. Halstead's papers include Textile Workers Union of America activity reports relating his various organizing campaigns, 1959, 1961-1967. The papers include histories of strikes in South Georgia and Alabama, minutes of the Los Angeles Joint Board, correspondence and printed material.
Dates: 1953-1967

Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-19
Abstract: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill was formed from the dissolution of a business partnership between Jacob Elsas and Isaac May in 1889. In 1978, the mill was shut down. The collection includes a May 1964 issue of Fulton Cotton Mills News, negatives, photographs, product catalogue, and correspondence, 1881, 1978, undated.
Dates: 1881, 1964, 1978

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 42
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ERA Georgia, Inc. 19
Eads, Gary 18
Leyden, John F. 18
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Torchia, Domenic 18
WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 18
AFL-CIO 14
Georgia State AFL-CIO 13
Textile Workers Union of America 13
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 11
Georgia Women's Political Caucus 11
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 11
Abbott, Franklin 10
Eastern Air Lines 10
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 10
Meany, George, 1894-1980 9
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 9
United Textile Workers of America 9
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 8
Georgia State University. Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs 8
Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 8
International Typographical Union 8
J.P. Stevens & Co. 8
Kehrer, E. T. 8
National Organization for Women 8
American Federation of Labor 7
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
General Electric Company 7
Georgia Federation of Labor 7
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 7
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 7
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 7
United States. National Labor Relations Board 7
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 6
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 6
American Association of University Women 6
Atlanta Federation of Trades 6
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 6
Georgia Perimeter College 6
International Association of Machinists 6
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 6
American Nurses Association 5
Atlanta Project 5
Fowlkes, Diane L., 1939-2020 5
Georgia Power Company 5
Georgia State University. School of Business Administration 5
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
Ray, Richard, 1941- 5
Southern Railway (U.S.) 5
United Furniture Workers of America 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
United Steelworkers of America 5
AFL-CIO. Asheville Central Labor Council (Asheville, N.C.) 4
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 4
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 4
AFSCME 4
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Air Line Pilots Association 4
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 4
American Federation of Teachers 4
Baldanzi, George 4
Communications Workers of America 4
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 4
Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 4
Georgia NOW 4
Georgia State College (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Georgia State University. College of Education 4
Georgia State University. Department of History 4
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Woodworkers of America 4
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 4
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 4
League of Women Voters of Georgia 4
Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 4
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 4
National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 4
North Carolina State AFL-CIO 4
Office and Professional Employees International Union 4
Suttles, William M., 1920-2003 4
Sweat, Dan E., 1933-1997 4
Tennessee Valley Authority 4
True, Martha, 1924-2008 4
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 4
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4
United States. Federal Aviation Administration 4
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Whitmire, Roy 4
Young, Andrew, 1932- 4
ACT UP (Organization) 3
AFL-CIO. Alabama Labor Council 3
AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Department 3
AFL-CIO. Region 6 3
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