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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 696 (Tampa, Florida) records

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United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 696 (Tampa, 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 13, 2009



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Traci JoLeigh Drummond, April 13, 2009.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 696 (Tampa, Florida)
Title:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 696 (Tampa, Florida) records
Dates: 1892-1971
Quantity: 15.4 linear ft. (in 37 boxes)
Abstract:Records document the increase in union membership due to the huge shipbuilding industry in Tampa during World War II. Documentation includes minutes; financial ledgers and statements; apprenticeship training files; and printed items.
Identification: L1979-03
LanguageEnglish.

Organization of the Records

Organized into eight series:
Series I. Correspondence
Series II. Apprenticeship Training Files
Series III. Construction Company Files
Series IV. Minutes
Series V. Financial Records
Series VI. Office Files
Series VII. Printed Materials
Series VIII. Pamphlets

Scope and Content of the Records

Correspondence, chiefly 1943-1946, documenting the increase in membership due to the huge shipbuilding industry in Tampa during World War II; minutes (1903-1968); financial statements; apprenticeship training files; audio recordings; and printed items including contracts, proceedings, pamphlets, and serials. Includes material of and relating to other local labor organizations, including Tampa Apprenticeship Committee, Tampa Building Trades Council, Tampa Central Trades and Labor Assembly, and Florida district councils, and speeches and audio tape of Claude Pepper.


History of United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 696 (Tampa, Florida)

The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America organized in 1881 as the Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. It adopted its present name when the Brotherhood merged with the United Order of American Carpenters and Joiners in 1888.


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.

Tampa Building Trades Council (Tampa, Fla.)
Tampa Central Trades and Labor Assembly (Tampa, Fla.)
Tampa Labor Temple Association (Tampa, Fla.)
Tampa Apprenticeship Committee (Tampa, Fla.)
Building trades --Employees --Labor unions --Florida.
Carpenters --Florida.
Education, Cooperative --Florida.
Florida --Labor --Trade unions.
Tampa (Fla.) --Business, industries and trades --Shipbuilding.
Building trades --Florida.
Carpenters --Labor unions --Florida.
Collective labor agreements --Construction industry --Florida.
Collective labor agreements --Shipbuilding industry --Florida.
Florida --Business, industries and trades --Shipbuilding.
Florida --Business, industries, and trades --Carpentry.
Florida --Business, industries, and trades --Construction.
Florida --History --World War, 1939-1945.
Labor unions and education --Florida.
Labor unions --Florida.
Shipbuilding industry --employees --Labor unions --Florida.
Shipbuilding industry --Florida.
World War, 1939-1945 --Florida.
Audio tapes.
Sound recordings.
Speeches.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction. Some items are kept in off-site storage, please 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.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], [series title], United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 696 (Tampa, Florida), records, L1979-03, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by Carmen J. Canella, February 21, 1979.

Processing Information

Processed by John Conti, February 1981. EAD finding aid created by Traci JoLeigh Drummond, April 13, 2009.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository:

United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 384 (Asheville, N.C.) records. L1976-27.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 531 (St. Petersburg, FL) records. L1978-13.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 144 (Macon, Ga.) records. L1973-44.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 225 (Atlanta, Ga.) records. L1986-16.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 396 (Newport News, Va.) records. L1976-35.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 627 (Jacksonville, Fla.) records. L1973-33.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 256 (Savannah, GA) records. L1977-19.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship, Local 1275 (Tampa, Fla.) records. L1979-04.
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, Local 2261 (Ft. Meyers, FL) records. L1979-05.
Florida State Council of Carpenters Records. L1979-06.


Separated Material

Separated material: During processing, constitutions, contracts, proceedings, periodicals, photographs, and audio recordings were separated to other Southern Labor Archives collections. See List of Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.


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