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A. R. Marshall:

A Guide to His Arbitration Records at Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University
Georgia State University
Special Collections and Archives
100 Decatur St., SE
Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
Fax: 404-413-2881

June 9, 2009

Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Traci JoLeigh Drummond, June 9, 2009.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Marshall, A. R. (Alpheus Royall)
Title:A. R. Marshall arbitration records
Dates: 1942-1983
Quantity: 32.5 linear ft. (in 26 boxes)
Abstract:The A. R. Marshall Arbitration records, 1942-1983, consist of professional files, arbitration case files, publications and contracts between unions and companies.
Identification: L1980-07

Organization of the Records

Organized into four series:
Series I. Professional Files
Series II. Arbitration Case Files
Series III. Published Arbitration
Series IV. Contracts and Agreements

Scope and Content of the Records

The A. R. Marshall Arbitration records, 1942-1983, consist of professional files, arbitration case files, publications and contracts between unions and companies. The Professional Files series consists of reading files, arbitration documents used for Marshall's classes, speeches, presentations to the Goodyear Industrial Relations Forum and the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center, and notes relating to unidentified arbitration cases. The Arbitration Case Files are organized alphabetically by company and may contain decisions, notes, contracts, transcripts, photographs, or other relevant materials. The Published Arbitration consists of bulletins and periodicals containing Marshall's arbitration case decisions. They are organized alphabetically by publication title. Contracts and Agreements series are organized by company.

Biography of A. R. Marshall

Dr. Alpheus Royall Marshall was born in Chatham, Virginia. He received his undergraduate degree from Lynchburg College and his Ph.D. from the University of Virginia. His dissertation is titled The Federal Government and Labor Legislation (1934). Shortly after graduation, he was appointed head of the Economics Department at Texas Christian University and remained there until 1937 when he went to the University of Maryland to work as Associate Professor of Economics.

In 1942, Marshall left the University of Maryland to become the Hearing Officer for the National War Labor Board. From 1943-1945, he worked as Assistant Disputes Director and Disputes Director for the Regional War Labor Board in Atlanta. He began working for the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1946 as Professor of Industrial Relations.

Dr. Marshall's work in the field of arbitration and labor relations is considered distinguished. He was a licensed arbitrator and did extensive work moderating union and company issues. His professional affiliations included the American Marketing Association, Southern Economic Association, and the National Academy of Arbitrators.

Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Marshall, Alpheus Royall
Aluminum, Brick and Clay Workers International Union.
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America.
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers.
International Association of Machinists.
International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Shipbuilders, Blacksmiths, Forgers, and Helpers.
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
International Brotherhood of Pulp, Sulphite and Paper Mill Workers.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
International Union of Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers.
Oil, Chemical, and Atomic Workers International Union.
Textile Workers Union of America.
United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America.
United Furniture Workers of America.
United Mine Workers of America.
United Steelworkers of America.
Arbitration, Industrial--United States--Cases.
Arbitrators--United States.
Labor unions--United States.
Manufacturing industries--Southern States.
Manufacturing industries--United States.
Textile manufacturers--United States.


Restrictions on Access

This collection is stored in an off-site location. Please allow 24 hours for retrieval. Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Administrative Information


[item], [folder title], [series title], A. R. Marshall Arbitration Records, L1980-07, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated as two accessions: the first was a transfer of materials from Georgia Institute of Technology Archives to the Southern Labor Archives (L1980-07) and the second was donated by A. R. Marshall (L1989-05).

Processing Information

Processed by Scott Adams, April 2009.

Related Material

Related materials in this repository:

Adolph M. Koven arbitration records (L1989-25)
Jacobs and Langford Law Firm records (L1984-12)
J. Thomas Rimer arbitration files (L1989-11)
Donald P. Crane arbitration cases (L1991-17)
Adair, Goldthwaite, Stanford and Daniel arbitration records (L1973-03)
Atlanta Bar Association, Labor Law Section, records (L1980-20)

Related materials in other repositories: The Georgia Institute of Technology Archives has a personality file for Alpheus Royall Marshall.

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