[Mark Groce discusses his career as a production and material handling worker and UAW member at the Fisher Body plant in Lansing, MI].

Mark describes being hired in September 1976 and losing his lunch bag on his first day. He tells about being trained and doing a variety of jobs over the years. Mark recalls doing strike duty and comments on the union. He describes a ceremony conducted for retiring fork truck operators. Mark talks a...

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Corporate Author: United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project
Other Authors: Groce, Mark (Interviewee)
Coulter, Marilyn (Interviewer)
McQuaid, Cheryl (Interviewer)
Howard, Doreen (Interviewer)
Rademacher, Doug (Interviewer)
Fleming, Michael (Interviewer)
Johnson, Linda (Interviewer)
Fedewa, John (Interviewer)
Language:English
Published: [2005]
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MSU: Gift of UAW/GM.
Physical Description:1 electronic audio file (68 min., 4 sec.) : digital, WAV, MP3 files.
Format: Audio Software
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Mark describes being hired in September 1976 and losing his lunch bag on his first day. He tells about being trained and doing a variety of jobs over the years. Mark recalls doing strike duty and comments on the union. He describes a ceremony conducted for retiring fork truck operators. Mark talks about friends, hobbies and interests.
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Call Number:Voice 15515
Playing Time:01:08:04
System Details:Mode of Access: World Wide Web.
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Interviewee, Mark Groce ; interviewers, Marilyn Coulter, Cheryl McQuaid, Doreen Howard, Doug Rademacher, Michael Fleming, Linda Johnson, John Fedewa.
Event Details:
Recorded on Nov. 15, 2005, as part of the United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project.