Oral history interview with Lillian Herstein, American Federation of Teachers

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Statementby Betty Balanoff.
SeriesThe Twentieth century trade union woman ;, no. 10, New York Times oral history program
ContributionsBalanoff, Betty.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2478 (H)
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Pagination2 microfiches
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Open LibraryOL3211111M
LC Control Number83117980

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Get this from a library. Oral history interview with Lillian Herstein, [Lillian Herstein; Elizabeth Banaloff; Wayne State University.

Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs.; Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations (University of Michigan--Wayne State University). Program on Women and Work.] -- Inthe Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations of the University of Michigan. Lillian Herstein; Transcript (1 PDF), File — Box: 2, Folder: 5 Citation Staff Only Walter P.

Reuther Library; Twentieth Century Trade Union Woman: Vehicle for Social Change Oral Histories; Lillian Herstein; Transcript (1 PDF), Scope and Contents. Herstein interview was conducted between and by Elizabeth Balanoff. Between andas part of an American Federation of Teachers-sponsored project, oral historian Renee Epstein interviewed leading figures in AFT on signficant aspects of their history with the union.

From toAFT Archivist Dan Golodner concluded the project. Collection consists of transcripts and recordings of 29 interviews. Lillian Herstein came to labor activism by an unusual route for a woman of her time—not through factory work but through her career as a teacher.

When Herstein’s father died, her siblings were sent to work and only she remained in school. With their help, she graduated from Northwestern in and began teaching in small, rural schools. Lillian Herstein has written: 'Oral history interview with Lillian Herstein, American Federation of Teachers'.

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One of its first programs, a dinner on May 4,honored the great teacher and early member of the American Federation of Teachers, Lillian Herstein, born in the year of Haymarket. Following the dinner, the group made a pilgrimage to Haymarket Square and placed a.

This book recognizes 11 women who helped to build the U.S. labor movement. In chapters based on oral history interviews, they tell stories illustrating the turmoil, hardships, and accomplishments of thousands of other union women activists.

1 12 Lillian Herstein Interviewed by Elizabeth Balanoff American Federation of Teachers (AFT). This interview is available in Catherwood Library on microfiche. 1 13 Mildred Jeffrey Interviewed by Ruth Meyerowitz United Auto Workers (UWA). This interview. Hanson, Norman, Oral history interview with Norman Hanson in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Aug.

06 [microform] / conducted by Merle O. Davis. Iowa State Historical Society: referencedIn: American Federation of Teachers. National Defense Fund. American Federation of Teachers National Defense Fund records, Wayne State University.

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Oral history interview with Lillian Herstein, We have been thinking about this book for twenty years. InJoyce Kornbluh, with a small seed grant from the Rockefeller Foundation to the Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations (ILIR) at the University of Michigan, initiated and directed the oral history project "The Twentieth Century Trade Union Woman: Vehicle for Social Change." The project's requests to organizations, newspapers.

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