Skip to main content

George L. Googe Papers

Open Finding Aid
Small
Medium
Large
Extra Large
Full-size
Full-size archival image


George L. Googe Papers

1 of 2

George L. Googe:

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

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: Googe, George Logan, 1900-1961
Title: George L. Googe Papers
Dates: 1946-1961
Quantity: 1 linear foot
Abstract:The papers, 1946-1961, reflect primarily the work of George L. Googe (1900-1961) as secretary-treasurer of the International Printing Pressmen's Union and as director of AFL operations in the South. The bulk of the collection consists of printed reports, articles, clippings, and organizing information.
Identification: L1972-80
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Papers

Reflecting primarily upon Googe's work as secretary-treasurer of the International Printing Pressmen's Union and as director of AFL operations in the South, these papers span the years 1946-1961. The bulk consists of printed reports, articles, clippings, and organizing information. Correspondence pertains to Pressmen's Union contracts, organizing, wage rates, and Atlanta Newspaper, Inc. Googe's work as a Kefauver delegate at the 1952 Democratic National Convention is discussed, and delegate lists are included. Photographs and wax recordings conclude the papers.


Biography of George L. Googe

Member Pressmen's Union, 1918-1961; Savannah Board of Aldermen, 1927-1932; Southern Regional Director, AFL, 1928-1949; Vice Chairman, Georgia Democratic Executive Committee, 1936-1940; Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer, Printing Pressmen's Union, 1948-1961.


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.

United States. National Labor Relations Board.
AFL-CIO.
American Federation of Labor--Southern Region.
Atlanta Newspapers (Firm : Atlanta, Ga.)
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America.
Democratic National Convention (1952 : Chicago, Ill.).
Labor leaders--United States.
Labor unions--Printing industry--United States.
Labor unions--United States--Officials and employees.
Printing industry--United States.
Southern States--Labor--Trade-unions.
United States--Politics and government--1951-.
United States--Labor--Trade-unions.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access (except sound recordings).

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], George L. Googe Papers, L1972-80, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Mrs. George L. Googe, 1972.

Processing Information

Inventoried by E. L. Elzroth, November 1972. EAD finding aid created by Apex Data Services, June 2001; revised by William Hardesty, October 2005.


Separated Material

Separated material:During processing, printed material, photograph, and sound recordings were separated to other Southern Labor Archives Collections. See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.


you wish to report:


...
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK