University of Texas Arlington

Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Association of Professional Flight Attendants
Title: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records
Inclusive Dates: 1979-1993
Abstract: The Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA) was formed in 1977 as an independent union representing flight attendants of American Airlines who had previously been represented by the Transport Workers Union. Today, through acquisitions by AMR Corporation, parent company of American Airlines, APFA has grown to 12,000 members and is the second largest of the flight attendant unions. These records of the Association of Professional Flight Attendants include printed materials, correspondence, and news-clippings.
Identification: Unprocessed mss. 2009-46
Extent: 1 box (1.0 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA) was formed in 1977 as an independent union representing flight attendants of American Airlines who had previously been represented by the Transport Workers Union. Today, through acquisitions by AMR Corporation, parent company of American Airlines, APFA has grown to 12,000 members and is the second largest of the flight attendant unions.


Scope and Contents

These records of the Association of Professional Flight Attendants include printed materials, correspondence, and news-clippings.


Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Organizations
Association of Professional Flight Attendants--Archives.
Association of Professional Flight Attendants--Records and Correspondence
Alternate Titles
Texas Labor Archives

Related Material

Unprocessed mss. 94-28: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1991)

Unprocessed mss. 97-28: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1979-1993)

Unprocessed mss. 98-32: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1976-1997)

Unprocessed mss. 2005-25: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1949-2002)

Unprocessed mss. 2007-28: Association of Professional Flight Attendants, Denise Hedges Records (1987-2000)

Unprocessed mss. 2008-32: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1978-2008)

Unprocessed mss. 2009-20: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1987-2007)

Unprocessed mss. 2009-47: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1978-1991)

Unprocessed mss. 2009-48: Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records (1982-2007)


Administrative Information

Citation

Association of Professional Flight Attendants Records, Unprocessed mss. 2009-46, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Gift, Unknown date.

Accessioned as number 2009-46.