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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records

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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.):

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

January 6, 2010



Profile Description

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

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.)
Title:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records
Dates: 1951-1969
Quantity: 1.5 linear ft. (in 3 boxes)
Abstract:The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records, 1951-1969, consist primarily of minutes and dues ledgers.
Identification: L1976-18
LanguageEnglish.

Organization of the Records

Organized into 3 series:
Series I. Minutes, 1951-1966
Series II. Financial Documents, 1954-1969
Series III. Printed Material, 1965

Scope and Content of the Records

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records, 1951-1969, consist primarily of minutes and dues ledgers. The minutes reveal the local's concern with negotiating wage increases; improving working conditions; sending delegates to conventions; training new members and updating the training of old members; and inviting political candidates and office-holders to address meetings of the local.


History of United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.)

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America organized in 1881 as the Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Chartered by the AFL in 1887, the Brotherhood merged with the United Order of American Carpenters and Joiners in 1888 to become the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America.


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.

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.)
Florida --Business, industries, and trades --Carpentry.
Carpenters --Labor unions --Florida.
Collective bargaining --Carpentry --Florida.
Employees --Training of --Florida.
Florida --Labor --Trade-unions.
Labor unions --Political activity.
Occupational training --Florida.
Tallahassee (Fla.) --Labor --Trade-unions.
Tallahassee (Fla.) --Business, industries, and trades --Carpentry.
Wages --Carpenters --Florida.
Work environment --Florida.
Tallahassee (Fla.)
Carpenters --Florida.

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], United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records, L1976-18, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2139 (Tallahassee, Fla.), 1976.

Processing Information

Processed by Alice Gernazian, 1976. Encoded Archival Description finding aid created by Laura Starratt, December 2009.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository:

Florida State Council of Carpenters Records, 1952-1978. L1979-06.

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 627 (Jacksonville, Fla.), 1937-1971. L1973-33.

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 696 (Tampa, Fla.), 1892-1971. 1979-03.

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 2261 (Ft. Meyers, FL), 1925-1978. L1979-05.


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