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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.) records

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.):

A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University

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

August 2014



Profile Description

Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2017-02-16T11:10-0500
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Creator: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Local Lodge 174 (Washington D.C.).
Title: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.) records
Dates: 1892-1959
Quantity: 0.42 Linear feet (in 9 folders)
Abstract:International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.), "Columbia Lodge", is one of the oldest Machinists' lodges in North America. IAMAW Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.), "Columbia Lodge" (bulk dates 1891-1950s) records consists of photographs, pins, financial ledgers and documents from the early portion of the lodge's history.
Identification: L2006-21
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Records

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.) records consist of photographs, pins, and documents from the early portion of the lodge's history. Documents include photographs, IAMAW 50 year pins, financial ledgers, and a charter (1891).


Historical Note about International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.)

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.) is one of the oldest Machinists' lodges in North America. Also known as the "Columbia Lodge," this lodge was comprised of members who worked in the shipyards of the District of Columbia and nearby ports.


Index Terms

Labor union locals
Machinists
Machinists--Labor unions
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
black-and-white photographs
charters
Washington (D.C.)

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Access to 3 photographs and the charter is restricted due to preservation concerns. Please consult Special Collections for more information.

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], [folder title], International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local Lodge 174 (Washington, D.C.) Records, L2006-21. Archives of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Special Collections Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by IAM communications department, courtesy of Yvonne Jacobs, November 7, 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Carley Henderson May 2014. Finding aid created August 2014. Electronic finding aid edited by Harold Victor Hansen, Jr., October 2016.


Related Material

Georgia State University Library Special Collections' Southern Labor Archives is the official repository of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. This constantly expanding resource contains local, district, and Grand Lodge records collections, personal papers, periodicals, and audiovisual materials. Please contact archivist for more information.

Related Materials in This Repository
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, District Lodge 143 records, 1950s-2010 (L2012-47)
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers contracts collection, 1940-1992 (L-Contracts_IAMAW)
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers records, 1891-2002 (L1992-14)
International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers photograph collection, circa 1890-1980 (L1985-13)

Related Materials in Georgia State University Library Digital Collections
In Digital Collections' IAM Publications, Grand Lodge Collection: Machinists Monthly Journal (1889-1956) and the Machinists Newspaper (1946-2004)
In Digital Collections' IAM Archives Collection: Photographs, Grand Lodge reports, and scrapbooks
In Digital Collections' IAM Canada Collection: Photographs and periodicals including Contact newsletter, The Machinist Canada, and Le Machiniste


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