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Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 1: A-E, Folder: 14
Abstract In early 1976, Dennis East of the Reuther Library interviewed labor economist and activist Katherine Pollak Ellickson in a continuation of an earlier interview series. Collection consists of interview recordings and transcript, in which she discusses topics such as health insurance in the United States, the President's Commission on the Status of Women, and women's rights in general.
Abstract In 1970, Dennis East and Donald Haynes of the Reuther Library and Jim Robinson of the St. Paul Federation of Teachers interviewed educator and labor leader Mary McGough, a founding member of the American Federation of Teachers local in St. Paul and co-organizer of the nation's first organized teachers' strike. Collection consists of an interview transcript. McGough discusses her background, career as an educator and administrator, and, especially, her labor involvement, including the St. Paul...
Item — Box: Individual Oral Histories Box 2: G-M, Folder: 6
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.
- Labor movement 2
- Labor unions -- Organizing 2
- Automobile industry and trade 1
- Health insurance 1
- Labor unions 1
- Sound recordings 1
- Strikes and lockouts --Teachers 1
- Teachers 1
- Teachers' unions 1
- Women in the labor movement 1
- Women labor leaders 1
- Women's rights 1 ∧ view less
- American Federation of Teachers 1
- Ellickson, Katherine Pollak 1
- Haynes, Donald 1
- International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Ford Local 600 1
- Llewellyn, Percy 1
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