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Asheville Labor Temple (Asheville, North Carolina):

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

June 2001



Profile Description

Creation: Text converted and initial EAD tagging provided by Apex Data Services, June 2001.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator: Asheville Labor Temple (Asheville, N.C.)
Title: Asheville Labor Temple (Asheville, N.C.) records
Dates: 1920-1931, 1949-1970
Quantity: .5 linear feet
Abstract:The Asheville Labor Temple was founded in 1924. Its Records, 1920-1931, 1949-1970, are composed of correspondence, financial statements, minutes, and printed items. The records include some minutes and financial documents of the Asheville Central Labor Union.
Identification: L1976-26
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Records

The Records, (1920-1931) 1949-1970, of the Asheville (N.C.) Labor Temple are composed of correspondence, financial statements, minutes, and printed items. Principal correspondents for the Temple are J. E. Jervis, and Raymond Stepp, Walter Moody, and J. H. Garren. Notable topics of discussion include the 1963 expulsion of the Enka (N.C.) Rayon Workers and the local's subsequent attempt to recover its substantial investment by liquidating the Temple, and Jervis' 1966 resignation from his position as Secretary-Treasurer. Included in these Records are some minutes and financial documents of the Asheville Central Labor Union.


Historical Note

The Asheville Labor Temple was founded in 1924.


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.

Jervis, John E., 1909-
Garren, J. H.
Moody, Walter.
Stepp, Raymond.
AFL-CIO--Asheville Central Labor Union (Asheville, N.C.)
Industrial relations--North Carolina.
Labor unions--North Carolina.
Asheville (N.C.)--Labor--Trade-unions.
North Carolina--Labor--Trade-unions.
Minutes.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access. Oversize material stored offsite; allow 24 hours for retrieval.

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], Asheville Labor Temple (Asheville, N.C.) records, L1976-26, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Asheville Labor Temple (courtesy Ray Stepp), July 11, 1976.

Processing Information

Inventoried by Alice Gernazian, August 31, 1976. EAD finding aid created by Apex Data Services, June 2001; revised by William Hardesty, December 2005.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Asheville Central Labor Union (Asheville, N.C.) Records, L1975-42, Southern Labor Archives; John E. Jervis Papers, L1974-44, Southern Labor Archives.


Separated Material

Separated material: During processing, oversize records and printed material were separated to other Southern Labor Archives collections. See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.


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