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Communication Workers of America, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.):

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

December 2, 2009



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 2002 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Laura Starratt, December 2, 2009.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Communications Workers of America, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.)
Title:Communications Workers of America records, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.) records
Dates: 1965-1973
Quantity: .3 linear ft. (in 1 box)
Abstract:The Communications Workers of America, Local 3108 (1965-1972), collection contains minutes, newspaper clippings, and printed material regarding the politics, legislation, strikes, and history of dues and wages of the Local 2108.
Identification: L1972-42
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Records

The records of the Communications Workers of America, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.), 1965-1972, contain material on the history of the organization through dues collection, as well as the minutes of the organization from 1969 to 1972. Also included in the collection are newspaper clippings containing information on right-to-work issues and the organization's involvement in politics and legislation.


History of Communications Workers of America, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.)

The Communications Workers of America began in 1939 as a group of unaffiliated unions in the telephone industry organized under the name of the National Federation of Telephone Workers. In 1947, the group changed its name to the Communications Workers of America (CWA). The CWA affiliated with the CIO and merged with the Telephone Workers Organizing Committee in 1949. Local 3108 is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.


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.

Earle, Lewis
Sully, Herbert
Communications Workers of America. Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.)
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company
Labor unions--Telephone company employees--Florida
Labor unions--Florida--Local unions
Open and closed shop--Law and legislation--United States
Telecommunication--Employees--Labor unions.
Telephone companies--Florida--Employees
Orlando (Fla.)
Telecommunication--Employees.

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], Communications Workers of America Records, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.), records, L1972-42, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by the Communications Workers of America, Local 3108 (Orlando, Fla.) and Herbert Sully, 1972 (L1972-42 and L1972-62).

Processing Information

Processed by Robert Dinwiddie, 1972.


Related Material

Related materials in other repositories: Gabriel N. Alexander arbitration files, ca.1955, Kheel Center for Labor-Management Documentation and Archives, Cornell University Library

Related materials in this repository: Communications Workers of America. Local 3204 (Atlanta, Ga.), L1972-59

Communication Workers of America. District 3, L1979-17

Communications Workers of America. Local 3290 (Atlanta, Ga.), L1975-03

Adair, Goldthwaite, Stanford and Daniel, L1973-03

Communications Workers of America, Southern Georgia District, L1979-20

Communication Workers of America, L1976-02

Communications Workers of America, L1974-06

Communications Workers of America, Local 3280, L1982-01


Separated Material

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


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