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Author: Genora Johnson DollingerElinor GlennSherna Berger GluckPatrick McAuleyMary O'Neal ThomasAll authors
Edition/Format:   Archival material : CD audio : English
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Presents the oral histories of four individuals active in the labor movement in different regions of the country and/or who were participants in historic moments in labor history. Genora Johnson Dollinger was the founder of the Women's Emergency Brigade during the 1936-7 auto workers strike in Flint, Michigan; Elinor Glenn was a leading organizer of public employees in Los Angeles starting in the 1940s and was a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Sources
Named Person: Harry Bridges; Jones, Mother; Roy Reuther; Victor Reuther; Walter Reuther; John D Rockefeller; Harry Bridges; Jones, Mother; John D Rockefeller
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Genora Johnson Dollinger; Elinor Glenn; Sherna Berger Gluck; Patrick McAuley; Mary O'Neal Thomas; Stan Weir
OCLC Number: 62097470
Notes: Interviews conducted between 1974 and 1990.
The oral histories of other individual activists who are not necessarily associated with a single union can be found in the Radical and Reformers series in the Women's History collection of the Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive.
Credits: Authors/interviewers: Sherna Berger Gluck, Patrick McAuley.
Description: 29 compact discs (approximately 35 hr.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: VOAHA.
Labor History.
Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive.

Abstract:

Presents the oral histories of four individuals active in the labor movement in different regions of the country and/or who were participants in historic moments in labor history. Genora Johnson Dollinger was the founder of the Women's Emergency Brigade during the 1936-7 auto workers strike in Flint, Michigan; Elinor Glenn was a leading organizer of public employees in Los Angeles starting in the 1940s and was a leader in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU); Mary Thomas (O"Neal) was an eyewitness to the massacre during the Ludlow, Colorado strike of 1914; and Stan Weir was a rank and file organizer among California auto and longshore workers and the founder of Singlejack Books.

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