A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University
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Georgia State University Library,
Special Collections and Archives,
International Union of Painters and
Allied Trades. Local 30.
International Brotherhood of Painters
and Allied Trades Local 30 (Savannah, Ga.) records
The records of International Brotherhood
of Painters and Allied Trades Local 30 (Savannah, Ga.) consist of office files,
ledgers, publications, and some separated material. The collection includes
dues and minute books from "colored" Local 1463 which joined Local 30 in the
Organization of the Records
I. Office Files,1960-1983 (6.25 linear feet)II. Publications, 1946-1982 (1.6 linear feet)III. Ledgers, 1916-1970s (4.25 linear feet)IV. Oversize and Photographs, 1950-1971 (2.5 linear feet)
Scope and Content of the Records
The collection consists of office files, ledgers, publications, and
some separated material. The office files are made up of correspondence,
financial records, apprenticeship files, trial records, and other papers
relating to the day-to-day running of the local. Publications include union
journals (AFL-CIO, I.B.P.A.T., etc.) and a series of Labor Day Trades
directories for Savannah, GA. Ledgers, ranging in dates from 1916 to the 1970s,
include initiation fees, dues, and minutes. Also included are the dues and
minute books from "colored" Local 1463 which joined Local 30 in the 1960s.
Oversize files include a few day books, an embossing stamp, and certificates.
Photos are of union members.
The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades was known as the
International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades until 1999. The
I.U.P.A.T began in 1887 as the Brotherhood of Painters and Decorators of
America. The union is affiliated with the American Federation of Labor-
Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), currently has 140,000+ members,
and represents a wide range of trades. (Information on the I.U.P.A.T., AFL-CIO
was taken from http://www.iupta.org). Painters Local 30 was located in
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.
of Painters and Allied Trades.
International Union of
Painters and Allied Trades. Local 30--Archives.
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holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must
contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to
limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.
[item], [folder title], [series title], International Brotherhood of
Painters and Allied Trades Local 30 (Savannah, GA) Records, L1984-42, Southern
Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University,