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International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America:

A Guide to the Banner 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 2015-08-03T17:08-0400
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Creator:International Printing Pressman and Assistants' Union of North America
Title: International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America banner
Dates: undated
Quantity: 0.83 Linear feet
Abstract:The International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU), at one time the largest printers' union in the world, existed from 1889 until its 1973 merge into International Printing and Graphic Communications Union. This collection consists of a banner with the IPPAU logo.
Identification: L2002-03
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Collection

International Printing Pressman and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU) banner is blue, with a yellow IPPAU logo, date unknown (before 1973).


Historical Note

The International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America (IPPAU-NA), was organized in 1889, and eventually became the largest printing trades union in the world. In 1973, it merged with the International Stereotypers', Electrotypers', and Platemakers' Union of North America (ISE&PU) to form the International Printing and Graphic Communications Union (IPGCU).


Index Terms

Printers--Labor unions
banners

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

Provenance Information

A former member of IPPAU owned the banner and donated it to Atlanta Graphic Communications Local 8-M.

Citation

International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America banner, L2002-03. Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Atlanta Graphic Communications Local 8-M, February 27, 2002.

Processing Information

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


Related Material

Related Materials in This Repository
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America records, 1911-1977, Southern Labor Archives, L1995-14


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