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Communications Workers of America:

A Guide to the Commemorative Plate 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

June 2014



Profile Description

Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2015-12-04T12:22-0500
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Title: Communication Workers of America commemorative plate
Dates: undated
Quantity: 0.83 Linear feet (in 1 box)
Abstract:Originally formed in 1938, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) is the largest union of communications workers in the United States. Joseph A. Beirne served was the founding President of CWA, who served for more than 30 years. The collection consists of one commemorative plate with Mr. Beirne's portrait.
Identification: L2002-01
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Communication Workers of America commemorative plate consists of one commemorative plate with a portrait of founding Communication Workers of America President, Joseph A. Beirne.


Historical Note

Originally formed in 1938, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) is the largest union of communications workers in the United States. Joseph A. Beirne was the founding President of CWA, and served for more than 30 years.


Index Terms

Beirne, Joseph A., 1911-
Labor leaders
Telecommunication--Employees--Labor unions
ceramic ware (visual works)

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

Joseph A. Beirne plate, Communication Workers of America commemorative plate, L2002-01. Southern Labor Archives, Special Collections Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Alabama State AFL-CIO, 2002.

Processing Information

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


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