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Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union:

A Guide to the RWDSU Contracts Collection 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 30, 2010



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Traci JoLeigh Drummond, June 30, 2010..
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union
Title:Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union contracts collection
Dates: 1941-1972
Quantity: 2 linear ft. (in 4 boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of 161 agreements, 1941-1972, between various local unions of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union and employers.
Identification: L-contracts_RWDSU
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection consists of 161 agreements, 1941-1972, between various local unions of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union and employers.


Historical Note about the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union

The Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union originated as a Congress of Industrial Organizations affiliate in 1937. In 1993, it became a division within the United Food and Commercial Workers.

See the UFCW Website for more information.


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.

Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union
Collective labor agreements--Retail trade
Collective labor agreements--Wholesale trade
contracts

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], Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Contracts Collection, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Bexley, 2010. Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Traci JoLeigh Drummond and William W. Hardesty, 2010.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository:

Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union, Southeastern Region records, L1974-18 [ link to finding aid ]

Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union, Local 315 (Atlanta, Ga.) records, L1972-58 [ link to finding aid ]

Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union, Local 15-A (Charleston, S.C.) records, L1974-31 [ link to finding aid ]


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