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Victor Reuther Oral History

 Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 3: O-Si, Folder: 8
Identifier: LOH002304
Collection consists of a transcript. Reuther discusses UAW organizing activity in Indiana in 1937, which involved a sit-down strike at the General Motors Guide Lamp Division in Anderson.

Dates

  • 1980-09-26

Creator

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.

Quotations from the transcript may be used, providing the interviewee, interviewer and the project are cited.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet : (1 printed transcript)

Abstract

In 1980, R. T. King interviewed labor leader Victor Reuther as part of the Indiana University Oral History Project on the Indiana economy in the twentieth century. Collection consists of a transcript. Reuther discusses UAW organizing activity in Indiana in 1937, which involved a sit-down strike at the General Motors Guide Lamp Division in Anderson.

History

In 1980, R. T. King interviewed labor leader Victor Reuther as part of the Indiana University Oral History Project on the Indiana economy in the twentieth century.

Arrangement

Transcript arranged alphabetically by surname with other individual oral history transcripts at the Walter P. Reuther Library.

Acquisition

Presumably donated by Victor Reuther, circa 1980.

Originals

The original interview is part of "Generations of Auto Workers: Anderson, Indiana, 1930-1982" collection in the holdings of the Center for the Study of History and Memory, Indiana University, Bloomington.

Related Materials

Victor Reuther Oral History (1984-08-01), Victor Reuther Papers, Victor G. Reuther Papers

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on June 27, 2016.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Victor Reuther Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-06-27
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.

Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

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