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Walter Bergman Oral History

 Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 1: A-E, Folder: 4
Identifier: UOH002266
Collection consists of interview recordings and transcript chronicling his activities as a socialist and an educator in Detroit in the 1920s and 1930s, his work with UNRRA in Europe after World War II, and his experiences as a Freedom Rider.

Dates

  • 1981-06-24

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.

No other restrictions for transcript as edited.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet ((1 transcript, 3 items). ) : Includes 3 audiocassettes.

12.5 Megabytes ((1 file). ) : Contains a PDF.

Abstract

Warner Pflug interviewed civil rights advocate Walter Bergman in 1981. Collection consists of interview recordings and transcript chronicling his activities as a socialist and an educator in Detroit in the 1920s and 1930s, his work with UNRRA in Europe after World War II, and his experiences as a Freedom Rider.

History

Warner Pflug interviewed civil rights advocate Walter Bergman in 1981.

Arrangement

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

Acquisition

Donated by Warner Pflug, Walter P. Reuther Library, circa 1981.

Other Copies

Transcript was digitized and is available as a PDF file.

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on April 15, 2016.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Walter Bergman Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-04-15
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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