[Atanacio (Nacho) Trigo Jr., and Preciliano (Chano) Anguiano, both Hispanic Americans, discuss their careers at the Fisher Body plant in Lansing, MI].

Nacho tells of being hired in 1965 after being a migrant worker in Michigan and Minnesota. Chano tells of being hired in 1970 to earn money to buy a car. Both men tell of their first days in the plant, placement on tough jobs, discrimination, language difficulties, the 1970 strike and the UAW.

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Corporate Author: United Auto Workers Local 602/General Motors Oral History Project
Other Authors: Trigo, Atanacio (Interviewee)
Anguiano, Preciliano (Interviewee)
Fedewa, John (Interviewer)
Coulter, Marilyn (Interviewer)
McQuaid, Cheryl (Interviewer)
Judy, Gary (Interviewer)
Nicholson, Earl (Interviewer)
Published: [2006]
Online Access:
Local Note:
MSU: Gift of UAW/GM.
Physical Description:1 electronic audio file (62 min., 59 sec.) : digital, WAV, MP3 files.
Format: Audio Software

Online Access

Connect to: Listen to sound recording - All users (Michigan State University Libraries)

MSU Vincent Voice Library - Digital, 4 West

Holdings details from MSU Vincent Voice Library - Digital, 4 West
Call Number: Voice 15590
Voice 15590 Library Use Only Get this

MSU Online Resource

Holdings details from MSU Online Resource
Call Number: Voice 15590
Online Available