[Rudolfo (Rudy) Reyes, a Hispanic American, discusses his career as a production worker and UAW member at the Fisher Body plant in Lansing, MI].

Rudy talks about being hired, quitting, and being hired again in April 1969 and his father's resistance to Rudy working at Fisher. He describes a variety of jobs, work on the second shift, his union activity, union community service and his passion for helping people, achieving elected office in Loc...

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Corporate Author: United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project
Other Authors: Reyes, Rudolfo (Interviewee)
Coulter, Marilyn (Interviewer)
Fleming, Michael (Interviewer)
Howard, Doreen (Interviewer)
Fedewa, John (Interviewer)
Language:English
Published: [2005]
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MSU: Gift of UAW/GM.
Physical Description:1 electronic audio file (31 min., 1 sec.) : digital, WAV, MP3 files.
Format: Audio Software
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Rudy talks about being hired, quitting, and being hired again in April 1969 and his father's resistance to Rudy working at Fisher. He describes a variety of jobs, work on the second shift, his union activity, union community service and his passion for helping people, achieving elected office in Local 602, and the strike in 1970.
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Electronic resource.
Call Number:Voice 15555
Playing Time:00:31:01
System Details:Mode of Access: World Wide Web.
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Interviewee, Rudolfo Reyes ; interviewers, Marilyn Coulter, Michael Fleming, Doreen Howard, John Fedewa.
Event Details:
Recorded on Aug. 11, 2005 as part of the United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project.