[Kevin E. Beard discusses his career as a production worker, union activist, and UAW Joint Training Representative at the Fisher Body plant in Lansing, MI].

Kevin talks about being hired in August 1973 at the Olds Forge Plant Two and coming to Fisher in June 1982. Kevin shares his experiences and comments on work in the factory, new hire status, second shift, moving between plants, union activity, joint programs, safety training, training of coworkers,...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project
Other Authors: Beard, Kevin E. (Interviewee)
Coulter, Marilyn (Interviewer)
Judy, Gary (Interviewer)
Smith, Jerri (Interviewer)
McQuaid, Cheryl (Interviewer)
Fedewa, John (Interviewer)
Language:English
Published: [2006]
Subjects:
Genre:
Online Access:
Local Note:
MSU: Gift of UAW/GM.
Physical Description:1 electronic audio file (113 min., 13 sec.) : digital, WAV, MP3 files.
Format: Audio Software
Description
Summary:
Kevin talks about being hired in August 1973 at the Olds Forge Plant Two and coming to Fisher in June 1982. Kevin shares his experiences and comments on work in the factory, new hire status, second shift, moving between plants, union activity, joint programs, safety training, training of coworkers, and community involvement.
Note:Title supplied.
Electronic resource.
Call Number:Voice 15469
Playing Time:01:53:13
System Details:Mode of Access: World Wide Web.
Participant or Performer:
Interviewee, Kevin E. Beard ; interviewers, Marilyn Coulter, Gary Judy, Jerri Smith, Cheryl McQuaid, John Fedewa.
Event Details:
Recorded on Jan. 11, 2006, as part of the United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project.