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International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.):

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

March 16, 2011



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Harold Victor Hansen, Jr., March 16, 2011.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Title:International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.), records
Dates: 1920-1972
Quantity: 5 linear ft. (in 10 boxes and other containers)
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: L1973-32
LanguageEnglish.

Organization of the Records

Organized into seven series:
Series I. Correspondence, 1941-1972
Series II. Financial Documents, 1935-1971
Series III. Minutes, 1927-1971
Series IV. Union Operational Files, 1926-1972
Series V. Printed Material, 1940-1972
Series VI. Florida Typographical Conference, 1945-1968
Series VII. Florida Federation of Labor, 1949-1953

Scope and Content of the Records

The Records, 1920-1972, of the International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.), includes financial documents, minutes, printed materials, and correspondence. The correspondence, 1941-1972, and the minutes, 1927-1971, discuss apprentice regulations and training, contract negotiations with newspapers, book and job shops, efforts to obtain the 8-hour day and the 5-day week, new printing processes that threatened job security, strikes in 1946-1947 andd 1958, hearings before the War Labor Board, membership applications, interpretations of by-laws and contracts, pensions and the use of and patronage of the union label. The financial documents, 1920-1971, include audit reports, tax returns, receipts and disbursements, atrike and relocation assistance and mortuary claims.


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.

International Typographical Union. Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Florida Federation of Labor
Florida Typographical Conference
International Typographical Union
Labor unions--Printing industry--Florida
Labor unions--Florida--Jacksonville
Typographers--Florida--Jacksonville
Jacksonville (Fla.)

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], International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.), records, L1973-32, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Guy Perry and Thomas deWitt, 1973(L1973-32).

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie, 1974.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: International Typographical Union, Local 162 (Jacksonville, Fla.)

Atlanta Typographical Union, Local 48

International Typographical Union, Women's International Auxiliary


Separated Material

Separated material: See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.


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