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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers records [L2014-24]

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers [L2014-24]:

A Guide to the Records 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

Fall 2014



Profile Description

Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2016-08-11T16:09-0400
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Creator: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Title: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers records
Dates: circa 1930s-1990s
Quantity: 36.25 Linear feet (in 29 boxes)
Abstract:The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has represented the interests of machinists, engineers, and aerospace workers since the late 19th century. Included within this collection from the IAM's central office are letters to the executive board, union decisions, correspondence, video cassettes, photography, and film reels, circa 1930s-1990s.
Identification: L2014-24
Location:Off-site storage
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Records

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers records, circa 1930s-1990s, contain letters to the executive board, union rulings, correspondence, policy documents, minutes, video cassettes, film reels, and photography.


Historical Note

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace workers traces its origins to a group of railroad machinists that formed in 1888. Throughout the first half of the twentieth century, the union allowed new groups of workers into its ranks, including unskilled railroad machinists, airline and aerospace workers, airline workers, becoming one of the largest industrial unions in North America.


Index Terms

Arbitration, Industrial
Grievance arbitration
Labor unions
Machinists
Machinists--Labor unions
correspondence
photographs

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.

Collections stored off-site, please allow 24 hours for retrieval.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], [box number], International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers records, L2014-24, Archives of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, 2014.

Processing Information

This collection has not been organized into series. The box level inventory was created using minimum standards processing techniques. Processed by John Thompson, Fall 2014. Finding aid created by John Thompson, Fall 2014.


Related Material

Related Materials in This Repository
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Records, 1891-2002 (bulk 1935-1989) (L1992-14)
See Southern Labor Archives' International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers webpage for further information.
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Artifact Collection, 1886-circa 2000 (L1992-14A)
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Photograph Collection, circa 1890-1980 (bulk circa1940-1975) (L1985-13)


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