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Percy Llewellyn Oral History

 Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 2: G-M, Folder: 6
Identifier: LOH002292
Collection consists of the interview transcript. Llewellyn covers unionizing Ford Motor Company and the history of UAW Local 600. during the 1940s and 1950s. Appended is also an earlier interview by George Heliker on unionizing and union development at Ford.

Dates

  • 1971-01-19

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.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet : (1printed transcript)

25.1 Megabytes ((1 file). ) : Consists of a PDF.

Abstract

Percy Llewellyn, first president of United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 600, for the Ford Rouge River Plant, was interviewed by Reuther archivist Dennis East in 1971. Collection consists of the interview transcript. Llewellyn covers unionizing Ford Motor Company and the history of UAW Local 600 during the 1940s and 1950s. Appended is also an earlier interview by George Heliker on unionizing and union development at Ford.

History

Percy Llewellyn, first president of United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 600, for the Ford Rouge River Plant, was interviewed by Reuther archivist Dennis East in 1971.

Arrangement

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

Other Access Aids

Finding aid also available as a pdf file. https://www.reuther.wayne.edu/files/LOH002292.pdf

Acquisition

Donated by Dennis East, Walter P. Reuther Library, in 1971.

Other Copies

Transcript was digitized and is available as a PDF file.

Related Materials

Percy Llewllyn Papers

Processing History

Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet on April 20, 2016.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Percy Llewellyn Oral History
Status
completed
Author
Processed by Walter P. Reuther Library. Finding aid written by Rebecca Bizonet.
Date
2016-04-20
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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