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Retail Clerks International Association:

A Guide to the RCIA 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 21, 2010



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Traci JoLeigh Drummond, July 15, 2009..
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Retail Clerks International Association
Title:Retail Clerks International Association contracts collection
Dates: 1956-1979
Quantity: 0.25 linear ft. (in 1 box)
Abstract:The collection consists of 25 agreements, 1956-1979, between various local unions of the Retail Clerks International Association and retailers or other entities.
Identification: L-contracts_RCIU
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Collection

The collection consists of 25 agreements, 1956-1979, between various local unions of the Retail Clerks International Union and retailers or other entities.


Historical Note about the Retail Clerks International Union

Originally formed in 1890 under the auspices of the American Federation of Labor, the Retail Clerks International Union represented retail employees.

It merged with the Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America in 1979 to form 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 Clerks International Association
Retail Clerks International Union
Collective labor agreements--Retail 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 Clerks International Union Contracts Collection, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Bexley, 2009. Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Traci JoLeigh Drummond and William W. Hardesty, 2009-2010.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Retail Clerks International Union, Local 1063 (College Park, Ga.) records, 1947-1978 (L1974-19)


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