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Atlanta Typographical Union [L2003-11]:

A Guide to Its 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 2016-08-01T11:30-0400
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Creator: International Typographical Union. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: Atlanta Typographical Union records
Dates: 1920s-2000s
Quantity: 12.5 Linear feet (in 10 boxes)
Abstract:The Atlanta Typographical Union, Local 48 was a branch of the International Typographical Union that represented printers and typographers throughout the Atlanta area. The Atlanta Typographical Union records (19200s-2000s) consists of contracts, bylaws, correspondence, membership data, union organization forms, news clippings, strike organization, negotiations, and arbitration and grievance files.
Identification: L2003-11
Location:Off-site storage
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Records

The Atlanta Typographical Union records, 1920s-2000s, consists of contracts, bylaws, correspondence, membership data, union organization forms, news clippings, strike organization, negotiations, and arbitration and grievance files. Most of the material details Local 48's interactions with the International union office and the various printing companies employing the union’s members.


Historical Note

Established in 1860 as the Atlanta affiliate of the International Typographical Union (ITU), the Atlanta Typographical Union (ATU) Local 48 represented the interests of professional typographers in the Atlanta area throughout the late 19th and 20th centuries.


Index Terms

Labor union locals
Printers
Printers--Labor unions
Strikes and lockouts--Printers
Typographers
International Typographical Union
Atlanta (Ga.)

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Access to materials with personal or sensitive information is restricted. Please consult with archivist for more information about accessing these records.

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.

This collection is stored off-site. Contact archivist in advance to view these materials; 24-hour notice is required.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], [box number], Atlanta Typographical Union, Local 48 records, L2003-11, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Communications Workers of America, Local 14320, via Secretary-Treasurer Bruce Crowe, 2003.

Processing Information

Processed by John Thompson using minimum standards processing techniques, Fall 2013. EAD created by John Thompson, Fall 2014. EAD edited by Harold Victor Hansen, Jr., January 2016.


Related Material

Related Materials in This Repository
International Typographical Union Contract collection, 1898-1987 (L-Contracts_ITU)
Edmund Torbush papers, 1906-1985 (L1972-77)
Atlanta Typographical Union records, 1895-1939; 1948-1970 (L1971-02)
International Typographical Union Women's International Auxiliary collection, 1911-1990 (L2000-05)


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