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United Textile Workers of America records

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-54
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the United Textile Workers of America from 1936-1995. This collection contains documentation about the local unions in the UTWA, both in the United States and Canada. Information on mergers, strikes, finances and conventions is included in these papers. These records were from the UTWA, Southern Region.
Dates: 1930-1996

United Textile Workers of America, Southern Region, Area B records

 Collection
Identifier: L1975-01
Abstract: The Records, 1972-1973, of the United Textile Workers of America, Southern Region Area B, consist of correspondence and various printed material created by Roy Whitmire as regional codirector. Correspondents include Everrett (also Southern Codirector) and the International officers and representatives of the TWUA. Topics discussed include NLRB elections, UTWA and TWUA organizing efforts, labor education.
Dates: 1972-1973

United Textile Workers of America, Southern Region, Area A records

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-11
Abstract: The collection consists of the records of the United Textile Workers of America, Southern Region, Area A from 1956-1975. Correspondence (1957-1972) comprises the bulk of the collection. The company files (1957-1967) contain NLRB case material, minutes of negotiation meetings, contract proposals, and financial statements. The collection also includes activity reports, printed material, financial documents, and photographs.
Dates: 1956-1972

United Textile Workers of America, Local 257 (Erwin, N.C.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1986-36
Abstract: United Textile Workers of America, Local 257 represented textile workers at various Erwin Cotton Mills plants in North Carolina and Mississippi. The local's records, 1900-1986 (bulk 1940-1960), consist primarily of grievances and arbitration cases. Other records include constitutions and bylaws, correspondence, union membership rosters, office files, photographic materials, financial ledgers, printed materials, and artifacts.
Dates: 1900-1986; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1960

Jacobs and Langford law firm records

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-12
Abstract: Jacobs and Langford, law firm of partners Joseph Jacobs and James T. Langford, in Atlanta, Georgia. The records consist of case files.
Dates: 1945-1984

United Textile Workers of America, Local 2598 (Enka, N.C.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L1981-10
Abstract The Records, 1940-1941, 1949-1950, of Local 2598 of the United Textile Workers of America consist of newsclippings, a financial statement, and a list of workers who signed CIO cards at the Enka, NC, Enka Rayon Corporation. Local 2598 represented workers at the American Enka Company located near Asheville, North Carolina.
Dates: 1940-1941, 1949-1950

United Food and Commercial Workers 2598T (Enka, N.C.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L2012-31
Abstract The United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Local 2598T (Enka, N.C.) represents workers who first organized as rayon workers of American Enka Corporation. The mill has chiefly produced Rayon and Nylon, although currently produces only carpeting. Although organized by the United Textile Workers of America (UTWA) for most of its existence, the local is now a textile peripheral of UFCW. At its height, the local had 1500 members which has since dwindled to approximately 200. This collection...
Dates: 1939-2012

United Food and Commercial Workers, Local 815T (Morristown, Tenn.) records

 Collection
Identifier: L2007-04
Abstract: The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 815T represented textile workers employed by the America Enka Company in Morristown, Tennessee. The records include meeting minutes, strike and protest organization materials, union membership and leadership rosters, member resignation records, union election records, business contracts, grievances, arbitration, and negotiations, benefits information, trial records, and records of the union local’s history with both the UFCW and the UTWA.
Dates: 1970s-1990s

United Textile Workers of America, Southern Region, Area B records

 Collection
Identifier: L1977-39
Abstract: The Records, 1945-1975, of United Textile Workers Union, Southern Region, Area B, consist of correspondence, minutes, legal and financial documents, and printed materials.
Dates: 1945-1975

Roy Groenert papers

 Collection
Identifier: L1973-50
Abstract: Roy Groenert, former president of United Textile Workers Local 2563, was Director of Organization for the UTWA. Groenert's papers illuminate his interests in local union affairs, in organizing, and in the UTWA's suit which brought enforcement of the no-raid pacts signed after the merger of the AFL-CIO.
Dates: 1941-1973

United Garment Workers of America records

 Collection
Identifier: L1992-17
Abstract: The United Garment Workers Union (UGWA) was established in 1891. UGWA lost membership when a group of dissatisfied members broke away to form the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America in 1914. Membership levels were steady until the 1950s, when they began a slow decline. In 1994, the UGWA became part of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union. This collection consists of the records of the United Garment Workers of America from 1893-1994. Its eight series contain time study/ time and...
Dates: 1893-1994

AFL-CIO Region 8 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1974-15
Abstract: AFL-CIO Region 8 records are organized into five series: (I) United Textile Workers of America, 1934-1937; (II) Textile Workers Organizing Committee (TWOC)/Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA), 1937-1940; (III) Tennessee State Industrial Union Council (TSIUC-CIO), 1940-1953; (IV) Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO), Region 4 (Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina, and South Carolina), 1953-1955; and (V) AFL-CIO Region 8, 1955-1969. The periods of Paul R. Christopher's career as a union...
Dates: 1933-1969

AFL-CIO Region 8 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1984-70
Abstract: AFL-CIO Region 8 records, 1930-1974, include correspondence, minutes, reports, legal papers, conference materials, membership cards, and printed materials. The collection pertains to the career of long time labor organizer and Region 8 Director, Paul R. Christopher (1910-1974).
Dates: 1930-1974

AFL-CIO Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) and Region 5 records

 Collection
Identifier: L1985-38
Abstract: In 1955 when the American Federation of Labor (AFL) and the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) merged, it created AFL-CIO Region 8 encompassing Tennessee and Kentucky with Paul Christopher as Director. North and South Carolina became part of Region 5 directed by Carey Haigler. The 1964 reorganization of the AFL-CIO placed Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina in Region 8 with Christopher as Director and Haigler as Assistant Director. After Christopher's death in 1974, Region 8...
Dates: 1940-1974; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1974

Frank Gorman (President, United Textile Workers of America [UTWA]), 1937-1938

 File — Box: 1868, Folder: 9
Identifier: Sub-Series A:
Scope and Content of the Series From the Series: Series II: Textile Workers Organizing Committee (TWOC) / Textile Workers Union of America (TWUA), comprises two periods in Christopher's career. These involve his tenure as a representative in the former organization of the CIO and vice-president and South Carolina Director, CIO, of the latter body.
Dates: 1937-1938

Constitution, UTWA (United Textile Workers of America) International, 1982-1983

 File — Box: 33, Folder: 5
Identifier: Series VII:
Scope and Content Note of the Series From the Series: The UTWA held annual conventions for its members. Included in this series are agendas, committee reports, correspondence, proceedings, constitutions, delegates, speeches, and finances. Photographs and convention badges were removed for preservation purposes. These items are available for research use. Material in this series arrived as part of accession L2002-02.
Dates: 1982-1983

"UTWA (United Textile Workers of America) Rep. Joe Pedigo congratulates W.P. Rushton President of Local 1881 UTWA on its endorsement of UTWA Organizing Fund." ; no date

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 9
Identifier: 197.
Scope and Content of the Series From the Series: The Jacobs's photographs document his work related to the Workmen's Circle and the labor movement, especially images from local union functions and national conferences. Most of the photographs are in black and white. Some of the photographs have preservation negatives. Includes 445 images.
Dates: 1935-1996

"UTWA (United Textile Workers of America) Rep. Joe Pedigo in front of Union Hall of Local 1881 UTWA congratulates W.P. Rushton, President of Local 1881 on its endorsement of UTWA Organizing Fund." - no date.

 File — Box: 79, Folder: 8
Identifier: 189.
Scope and Content of the Series From the Series: The Jacobs's photographs document his work related to the Workmen's Circle and the labor movement, especially images from local union functions and national conferences. Most of the photographs are in black and white. Some of the photographs have preservation negatives. Includes 445 images.
Dates: 1935-1996

21st Regular Convention proceedings of UTWA (United Textile Workers of America), October 1-4, 1984

 File — Box: 33, Folder: 6-10
Identifier: Series VII:
Scope and Content Note of the Series From the Series: The UTWA held annual conventions for its members. Included in this series are agendas, committee reports, correspondence, proceedings, constitutions, delegates, speeches, and finances. Photographs and convention badges were removed for preservation purposes. These items are available for research use. Material in this series arrived as part of accession L2002-02.
Dates: October 1-4, 1984

UTWA (United Textile Workers of America) Merger Committee

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 5
Identifier: Series VI:
Scope and Content Note of the Series From the Series: The Inactive Local Union series contains information about inactive unions, both the United States and Canada between 1958-1996. Materials include charter certification, legal matters, strikes, and mergers agreements, correspondence. The folders are arranged by the number of the union and the information is generally arranged from the most recent date to the earliest. It should be noted that not all of the local unions in this collection have extensive information. Material in this series...
Dates: 1960-1999

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Baldanzi, George 2
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union 2
United Textile Workers of America. Local 2598 (Enka, N.C.) 2
United Textile Workers of America. Southern Region. Area B 2
Bricklayers, Masons, and Plasterers International Union of America. Local 8 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees 1
Christopher, Paul R. 1
Dean, Everett 1
Foote and Davies Company (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Groenert, Roy 1
Haigler, Carey 1
International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades. Local 1946 (Augusta, Ga.) 1
International Union, Allied Industrial Workers of America 1
Jacobs and Langford (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 1
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 1
Kirkland, Lane 1
Langford, James T. 1
Lawson United Feldspar and Mineral Company (Spruce Pine, N.C.) 1
Meany, George, 1894-1980 1
Newberry Mills (Newberry, S.C.) 1
P. Garvin (Firm : Spartanburg, S.C.) 1
Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 1
Schaufenbil, Frances 1
Schnitzler, F. William (Frank William), 1904- 1
Southern Railway (U.S.) 1
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 1
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union. Local 2598T (Enka, N.C.) 1
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union. Local 815T (Morristown, Tenn.) 1
United Garment Workers of America 1
United Piece Dye Works (Bluefield, W.Va.) 1
United States. National Labor Relations Board 1
United Textile Workers of America. Local 257 (Erwin, N.C.) 1
United Textile Workers of America. Local 815 (Morristown, Tenn.) 1
United Textile Workers of America. Southern Region. Area A 1
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