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James O. Moore:

A Guide to His Papers 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

January 28, 2011



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Harold Victor Hansen Jr., January 28, 2011.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:James O. Moore
Title:James O. Moore papers
Dates: 1965-1972
Quantity: 1 linear ft. (in 2 boxes)
Abstract:The James O. Moore Papers, 1965-1972, consist primarily of printed material produced by the various civic and political boards, commissions and committees on which Moore served as president of the Georgia State AFL-CIO. Government structure, Atlanta-Fulton County consolidation, and apprenticeship programs are the principal subjects.
Identification: L1972-94
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Papers

The James O. Moore papers, 1965-1972 consist primarily of printed materilas produced by the various civic and political boards, commissions, and committees in which Moore served as President of the Georgia State AFL-CIO. Government structues, Atlanta-Fulton County consolidation, and apprenticeship programs are the principal subjects. Materials include legal documents, petitions, speeches, news releases, minutes, newspaper clippings, printed material, photographs, constitutions, by-laws, periodicals, pamphlets, and correspondence.

The guide to this collection has been created from one of the Southern Labor Archives’ legacy finding aids. Due to ongoing efforts to make the content of this collection available to researchers as quickly as possible, the inventory herein has not been checked against the content in the boxes or the storage locations for any separated materials it may contain. Please contact the labor archivist with any questions.


Biography of James O. Moore

James O. Moore (1905-1972) was a community leader and labor official. He began as secretary of the Painters Local 193, before serving as the secretary, business representative and business manager of the Painters District Council 38. He also spent five years as the president of the Atlanta Building and Construction Trade Council and six years as the president of the Southeastern Building and Construction Trades Council as well as two years as the secretary of the Atlanta Federation of Trades. Moore also served fifteen years as president of the Georgia Labor Council, five years as secretary of the Georgia State AFL-CIO, and four years as its president.


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.

Moore, James O.
Georgia State AFL-CIO.
Atlanta Building and Construction Trades Council (Atlanta Ga.).
Atlanta Federation of Trades (Atlanta, Ga.).
Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 (Atlanta, Ga.).
Georgia Labor Council.
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, Local 193 (Atlanta Ga.).
Southeastern Building and Construction Trades Council.
Apprenticeship programs
Atlanta (Ga.) > Politics and government.
Labor unions --Georgia --Officials and employees.
Labor unions --Painters, Industrial --Georgia.
Labor unions --Paperhangers --Georgia.
Labor unions--Jurisdictional disputes.
Metropolitan government > Georgia > Atlanta Metropolitan Area.

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], James O. Moore papers, L1972-94, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Papers donated by Georgia State AFL-CIO and Mrs. James O. Moore in 1972.

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie, 1973.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America. District Council 38 (Atlanta, Ga.)International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades, Local 30 (Savannah, Georgia)


Separated Material

Separated material: During processing, Agreements and contracts, constitutions and by-laws, photographs, pamphlets, periodicals, and proceedings were separated to other collections. See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.


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