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International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers, Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) records

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International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers, Local 48 (Atlanta, Georgia):

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: International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers. Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.)
Title: International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers, Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) records
Dates: 1919-1979
Quantity: 1.25 linear feet
Abstract:Correspondence, financial documents, and other items, relating to collective bargaining agreements, wages, joint trade agreements, chartering new locals in the South, jurisdictional disputes with Local 55 (Mobile, Ala.), Local 67 (Tampa, Fla.), and United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada, and International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers. Correspondents include H.M. Hoffman and C.W. Sickles.
Identification: L1979-31
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Records

The Records, 1919-1979, of International Association of Heat & Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers (HFIA), Local 48 (Atlanta, GA) comprise primarily correspondence and financial documents. The chief correspondent is H.M. Hoffman, Business Agent and Financial Secretary, who communicated with employers concerning all issues subject to collective bargaining agreements. Correspondence with International Secretary-Treasurer and President C.W. Sickles concerns joint trade agreements, the chartering of new locals in the South, and jurisdictional disputes with the Plumbers & Steamfitters in 1940 and 1948, and with HFIA Locals(Mobile) and 67 (Tampa) in 1937 and 1947, respectively. The Records show that Local 48 sought wage scales, jobs, and the prevention of legislation unfavorable to labor by participating in the States Conference of Asbestos Workers.


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.

Hoffman, H. M.--Correspondence.
Sickles, C. W. (Carlton W.), 1898-1973--Correspondence.
International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers. Local 55 (Mobile, Ala.)
International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers. Local 76 (Tampa, Fla.)
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada.
International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers.
Asbestos industry--Georgia.
Asbestos industry--Employees--Labor unions--Georgia.
Asbestos industry--Employees--Labor unions--Southern States.
Building trades--Georgia.
Collective labor agreements--Construction industry--Georgia.
Insulating materials industry--Georgia.
Labor unions--Organizing. Labor disputes--Southern States.
Plumbers--Labor unions--Canada.
Plumbers--United States.
Plumbers--United States--Labor unions.
Wages--Building trades--Georgia.
Alabama--Labor--Trade-unions.
Atlanta (Ga.)--Labor--Trade-unions.
Canada--Labor--Trade-unions.
Florida--Labor--Trade-unions.
Georgia--Labor--Trade-unions.
Mobile (Ala.)--Labor--Trade-unions.
Tampa (Fla.)--Labor--Trade-unions.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

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], International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers, Local 48 (Atlanta, Ga.) Records, L1979-31, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Phillip A. Williams, 1979.


Separated Material

Separated material: During processing, oversize records, photographs, artifacts, 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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