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United Auto Workers (UAW), Local Lodge 868 (Atlanta, Georgia):

A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University
Georgia State University
Special Collections and Archives
100 Decatur St., SE
Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
404-413-2880
Fax: 404-413-2881
archives@gsu.edu

June 2003



Profile Description

Creation: Encoded in EAD by D. L. Janecek and Morna Gerrard, June 2003
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator: International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, Local 868 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: United Auto Workers, Local Lodge 868 (Atlanta, Georgia) records
Dates: 1950-1984
Quantity: 8.5 linear ft. (in 20 boxes)
Abstract:International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implementation Workers of America, Local Lodge 868 was located in Atlanta, Georgia and its members were employees of Chrysler Corporation, Parts Division which closed in October 1984. The records of Local 868, 1970-1984, consist of correspondence, finances, grievances, and negotiations, as well as artifacts.
Identification: L1984-67
LanguageEnglish.

Organization Note

Organized into four series: I. Office files, II. Financial papers, III. Arbitration and negotiations, and IV. Artifacts

Scope and Content of the Records

The collection consists the records of United Auto Workers Local 868, 1950-1984. The majority of the files span 1970-1984 and consist of correspondence, finances, grievances, and negotiations. Correspondence is from the UAW headquarters and various levels of the Chrysler Corporation. The negotiation files include negotiations relating to contract renewals and grievance appeals. Artifacts in the collection consist of stickers, bumper stickers, awards, and plaques.


Historical Note

United Auto Worker Local Lodge 868 was a part of the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implementation Workers of America (UAW). Local 868 was located in Atlanta, Georgia and its members were employees of Chrysler Corporation, Parts Division which closed in October 1984.


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.

Chrysler Corporation.
International Union, United Automobile, Aircraft, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 868 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Automobile industry workers--Georgia.
Grievance arbitration--Georgia.
Labor unions--Automobile industry workers--Georgia.
Labor unions--Georgia--Local unions.
Atlanta (Ga.)--Labor--Trade-unions.
Georgia--Labor--Trade-unions.
Minutes.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted except for box 20. Box 20 contains papers from series I through III that have social security numbers and member information. Please consult with the reference archivist concerning use of these materials.

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. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], [series title], United Auto Workers Local Lodge 868 (Atlanta, Georgia) Records, L1984-67, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by UAW International Representative Clarence L. Williams.

Processing Information

Processed by DeAnna L. Janecek, March through April 2003. EAD finding aid created by D. L. Janecek and Morna Gerrard, June 2003; revised by William Hardesty, January 2006.


Separated Material

Separated material: During processing, records containing personal information were separated to a restricted location. See Detailed Description of the Collection.


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