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Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers of America, Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.):

A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library

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

August 6, 2010



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Laura Starratt, August 6, 2010.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers of America, Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title:Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers of America, Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.), records,
Dates: 1905-1972
Quantity: .75 linear ft. (in 2 boxes)
Abstract:The guide to this collection has been created from one of the Southern Labor Archives’ legacy finding aids, which has not been updated since the time of processing.
Identification: L1972-15
LanguageEnglish.

Organization of the Records

Organized into 4 series:
Series I. Minutes and Proceedings, 1905-1961
Series II. Correspondence, 1932. 1946-1965
Series III. Membership, 1958-1960, 1965, 1972, undated
Series IV. Financial Documents, 1945-1972

Scope and Content of the Records

The records of the Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers of America, Local 193, 1905-1972 contain four minute books (1905-1911, 1927-1932, 1937-1940, and 1952-1957) that describe primarily routine internal union business, especially finances, meetings, and legal affairs. Also included is information on notable occurrences on the Atlanta labor scene such as the strike of Retail Clerks Union, Local 1063, against Kessler's Department Store, 1937-1938. The correspondence, 1946-1965, describes membership and organizational matters as well as national labor affairs and there are also financial and membership records detailing the workings of the organization.


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.

Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America, Local 193 (Atlanta (Ga.))
Labor unions --Georgia --Officials and employees.
Labor unions --Painters, Industrial --Georgia.
Labor unions --Paperhangers --Georgia.
Atlanta (Ga.)

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

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

Citation

[item], [folder title], [series title], Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers of America, Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.), L1972-15, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by the Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators and Paperhangers of America, Local 193 (Atlanta, Ga.), 1972.

Processing Information

Processed by E. L. Eltzroth, 1972. Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Laura Starratt, August 2010.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: D. S. Acree Papers, L1972-14

Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America, District Council 38, records, L1972-25


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