Ray, Richard, 1941-
- Existence: 1941-
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Interviewed by Christine Lutz: Ray talks about his family background growing up in Durham, NC during the 1950s. He openly discusses the segregation and prejudice he encountered and the integration of his high school. Ray explains how he joined the labor movement during an apprenticeship in a machine shop at Owens-Illinois as a member of Local 6 of the American Flint Glass Workers Union. He discusses his friendship with Wilbur Hobby, then President of the North Carolina AFL-CIO and his own...
Dates: September 22, 1995