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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records

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International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Florida):

A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University
Georgia State University
Special Collections and Archives
100 Decatur St., SE
Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
404-413-2880
Fax: 404-413-2881
archives@gsu.edu

April 2006



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 1.0 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 from HTML source by William Hardesty, April 2006.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.)
Title:International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) records
Dates: 1949-1967
Quantity: 8 inches
Abstract:The collection consists of records of Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers from 1949-1967. The records include correspondence (1953-1967) mainly with Vice-President G.X. Baxter, minutes (1953-1966), attendance ledgers (1956-1961), legal documents, financial documents (1956-1963), and minutes and attendance ledgers of the Sub-Local 624 (Tallahassee, Fla.). The records deal mainly with apprenticeship training programs, administration of journeyman electrician examinations, entry of members into military service, violations of working agreements by contractors, occasional disputes with other craft unions over work jurisdictions, and the fair apportionment of overtime work.
Identification: L1976-17
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Records

The Records, 1949-1967, of Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Florida), International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers consist of correspondence, minutes, legal documents, and financial statements. Much of the correspondence is with IBEW Vice-President G. X. Barker. The minutes, some of which pertain to Sub-Local 624, and the correspondence contain information about apprenticeship training programs, administration of journeyman electrician examinations, entry of members into military service (the Korean War period), violations of working agreements by contractors; occasional disputes with other craft unions over work jurisdiction, and the fair apportionment of overtime work.


Historical Note

The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) was organized in 1891 and adopted its present title in 1899.


Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Baxter, G. X.
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Sub-local 627 (Tallahassee, Fla.)
Apprentices--Florida.
Electric industry workers--Florida.
Electricians--Florida.
Labor unions--Electric industry workers--Florida.
Labor unions--Electricians--Florida.
Labor unions--Florida--Jurisdictional disputes.
Labor unions--Florida--Local unions.
Florida--Labor--Trade-unions.
Tallahassee (Fla.)--Labor--Trade-unions.
Minutes.

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

[item], [folder title], [series title], International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) Records, L1976-17, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1965 (Tallahassee, Fla.) on June 25, 1976.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert C. Dinwiddie, September 9, 1977. Revised and EAD finding aid created by William Hardesty, April 2006.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Southern Labor Archives contains records of other International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers locals.


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