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Office and Professional Employees International Union, Southern Region:

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

March 23, 2011



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Harold Victor Hansen, Jr., March 23, 2011.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Office and Professional Employees International Union, Southern Region
Title:Office and Professional Employees International Union, Southern Region records
Dates: 1970-1976
Quantity: .5 linear ft. (in 1 box)
Abstract:The guide to this collection has been created from one of the Southern Labor Archives’ legacy finding aids, which has not been updated since the time of processing.
Identification: L1976-41
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Records

The Records, 1970-1976, consist primarily of material concerning the Union's attempts to organize office workers on the locla level in the southeastern United States. The bulk of the documents describe the efforts of the Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) relating to employees of the First National Bank of New Smyrna Beach, Florida (1972-1974); the Charlotte, North Carolina plant of the Kroehler Manufacturing Comapany (1974-1976; and the North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company, an African-American insurane company in Durham, North Carolina. Less extensive holdings consist of papers relating to OPEIU negotiaitions with Jacksonville Florida carpenters, the Savannah Electric and Power Company, and the Central States Paper and Bag Company of Florida.


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.

Office and Professional Employees International Union
Office and Professional Employees International Union, Southern Region
Collective labor agreements--United States
Labor unions--Professional employees
Office workers--United States

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

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.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], Office and Professional Employees International Union, Southern Region records, L1976-41, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by J.O. Bloodworth, former International Vice-President of the OPEIU, 1976.

Processing Information

Processed by Paul Cimbala, 1976.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Office and Professional Employees International Union: A Guide to the OPEIU Contracts Collection at Georgia State University Library

Office and Professional Employees International Union, Local 21 (Atlanta, Georgia)

Office and Professional Employees International Union, Local 455 (Savannah, Georgia)


Separated Material

Separated material: See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.


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