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IBT Graphic Communications Conference records
Scope and Contents
This collection contains the records of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Graphic Communications Conference dating from 1902-2006. Cuurently, the collection is comprised of William Moody's GCC-GCIU Public Information Department research files and a set of agreements pertaing to Pressmen's LocaL 22, Denver.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Biographical / Historical
The Graphic Communications Conference of the IBT was established in 2004. It represents workers in the printing, publishing and related industries. The GCC’s predecessor organization was the Graphic Communications International Union, established in 1983. The GCIU was the result of a merger between the Graphic Arts International Union and the International Printing and Graphic Communications Union (est. 1973). The merger of the International Brotherhood of Bookbinders (est. 1892) and the Lithographers and Photoengravers International Union (est. 1964) resulted in the formation of the Graphic Arts International Union in 1972.
36 Linear Feet
This collection contains the records of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Graphic Communications Conference dating from 1902-2006. Specifically it contains Willims Moody's research files when he was editor of the Graphic Communicator, journal of the Graphic Communications International Union. and records of Pressmen's Local 22, Denver, Colorado.
Organized into 2 series: GCC-GCIU Public Information Department - William Moody Research files and Pressmen's Local 22, Denver records.
Materials may be stored off-site, and may require additional retrieval time. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, 2012 February 29 [2012.028].
- Guide to the Internation Brotherhood of Teamsters Graphic Communications Conference records, 1902-2006
- Special Collections Research Center, The George Washington University
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English