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Richard T. Frankensteen Oral History

 Item
Identifier: LOH002323
Collection consists of sound recordings. The March 20 interview primarily concerns Frankensteen's 1937 run, with other UAW-sponsored candidates, for positions on Detroit's Common Council (city council). The March 27 interview is mainly about Frankensteen's 1945 bid for mayor of Detroit, again with other UAW-affiliated candidates for city council.

Dates

  • 1974-03-20
  • 1974-03-27

Language of Materials

Material entirely in English.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Use

Refer to the Walter P. Reuther Library Rules for Use of Archival Materials.

RESTRICTIONS: Due to the personal nature of oral history, the Library prohibits use of the material in any way that infringes on individual right to privacy, or results in libelous statements or slander, in accordance with U.S. law.

Permission to publish or quote must be obtained from the interviewee or interviewee heirs or assigns.

Extent

6 items : (audiocassettes)

Abstract

In March 1974, Richard T. Frankensteen was interviewed on two occassions by interviewer, Jones. Frankensteen served as president of the Automotive Industrial Workers, UAW vice-president, and as a labor relations consultant. Collection consists of sound recordings. The March 20 interview primarily concerns Frankensteen's 1937 run, with other UAW-sponsored candidates, for positions on Detroit's Common Council (city council). The March 27 interview is mainly about Frankensteen's 1945 bid for mayor of Detroit, again with other UAW-affiliated candidates for city council.

History

In March 1974, Richard T. Frankensteen was interviewed on two occassions by interviewer, Jones (first name unknown). Frankensteen served as president of the Automotive Industrial Workers, UAW vice-president, and as a labor relations consultant.

Acquisition

Presumably donated by the interviewer, Jones, circa 1974.

Related Materials

Richard T. Frankensteen Papers, UAW Oral Histories

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on June 8, 2016.
Title
Guide to the Richard T. Frankensteen Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-06-08
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Description made possible by funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Revision Statements

  • 2019-04-10: Inventory added by Alexandra A. A. Orchard.

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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