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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Alabama Manufacturing Association records MSS.0041

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

May 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-10-31T10:28-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Alabama Manufacturing Association records

Unit ID:

MSS.0041

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

1.0 linear foot

Dates:

1953-1979

Abstract:

Includes membership information, correspondence to members, newsletters, data on industrial growth, and civic booster brochures from various Alabama cities.

creator

Alabama Manufacturing Association.

Scope and Contents note

This collection includes membership information, correspondence to members, newsletters, data on industrial growth, and civic booster brochures from various Alabama cities.

Preferred Citation:

Alabama Manufacturing Association records, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Unknown

Biographical/Historical note

The Alabama Manufacturing Association played a role in the passage of Alabama's first unemployment compensation law, and supported the Taft-Hartley Act of 1947. The name was changed to the Alabama Industries Association in the late 1930s.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Processing Information:

Processed by

S. Braden, 2009; updated by Martha Bace, 2012

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Alabama Business and Industry (Local)

Business and Labor (localbroad)

Commercial correspondence (aat)

Correspondence (aat)

Technology and Industry (localbroad)

Alabama Manufacturing Association Box 3835