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John Sugg:

A Guide to His Collection 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

March 2006



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 1.0 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Amanda Brown, March 2006.
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Sugg, John
Title:John Sugg collection
Dates: 1985-1991
Quantity: .5 linear ft. (in 1 box)
Abstract:John "Buddy" Sugg worked as a union machinist at Eastern Air Lines in the 1980s and was a member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). The John Sugg collection consists of video cassette tapes (VHS) on Eastern Air Lines, employee services, and broadcasts on pertinent topics for workers of the time.
Identification: L2005-14
LanguageEnglish.

Organization of the Collection

The video cassette tapes are organized alphabetically by title.

Scope and Content of the Collection

The John Sugg collection consists of video cassette tapes (VHS) on Eastern Air Lines, employee services, and broadcasts on pertinent topics for workers of the time.


Biography of John Sugg

John "Buddy" Sugg worked as a union machinist at Eastern Air Lines in the 1980s and was a member of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM). During his time at Eastern, Sugg led the Contracting-in Committee, which ensured that Eastern repaired its own equipment, and the Efficiency Credit Teams, which investigated ways to boost productivity and minimize cost. After leaving Eastern Air Lines, Sugg continued to be active in promoting unions and employee strengthening programs.


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.

John Sugg
Eastern Air Lines, inc.
Aircraft industry--United States.
Airlines -- United States--History.
Employee-management relations--United States
Labor union members--United States
Videotapes

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Researchers must view dubbed copies of the originals. Consult archivist with questions.

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], John Sugg collection, L2005-14, Southern Labor Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by John Sugg, summer 2005.

Processing Information

Processed by Amanda Brown, January 2006.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository:

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Collection, 1891-1996, L1992-14
W.J. Usery, Jr. Papers, 1940, 1952-1998, L1985-12
Frank Borman Papers, 1961-1989, L2005-16
Eastern Air Lines Collection


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