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Robert W. Smith collection of Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes membership cards

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Robert W. Smith:

A Guide to His Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, and Express Station Employes Collection at Georgia State University Library

Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia, 30303
404-413-2880
archives@gsu.edu

May 2014



Profile Description

Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2015-05-27T17:17-0400
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Creator:Smith, Robert W. (Labor union member)
Title: Robert W. Smith collection of Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes membership cards
Dates: 1941-1946; 1948-1954; 1957-1969
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (in 1 folder)
Abstract:Organized in 1899, the Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express and Station Employes (BRAC) was renamed the Transportation Communications International Union in 1987. Robert W. Smith was a member of Liberty Lodge 713 (location unknown), and his collection consists of memberships dues cards, 1941-1969.
Identification: L2008-15
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection consists of the membership dues cards of Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes (BRAC), Robert W. Smith (1941-1946; 1948-1954; 1957-1969).


Historical Note

Organized in 1899, the Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes (BRAC) was renamed the Transportation Communications International Union in 1987. Robert W. Smith was a member of Liberty Lodge 713 (location unknown).


Index Terms

Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes
Labor union members
Railroads--Employees--Labor unions

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

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. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], Robert W. Smith collection of Brotherhood of Railway and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes membership cards, L2008-15. Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Darwin J. Smith, September 9, 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Carley Henderson May 2014. Finding aid created May 2014.


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Brotherhood of Railway, Airline, and Steamship Clerks, Freight Handlers, Express, and Station Employes, System Board 96 records, L1989-18


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