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Stoney, George C.


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

George Stoney oral history interview, June 21, 1977

 Item — Othertype Oral History: Series Series A: ; Series Series B:; Series Series C: ; Series Series D: ; Series Series E: ; Series Series F: ; Series Series G: ; Series I; Series II; Series III; Series IV
Identifier: StoneyG_19770621_P1977-15
Scope and Contents Interviewed by Lorraine Spritzer. Among topics discussed: Maggie Fisher and Committee for Georgia; Southern Regional Council; Stoney's background; Survey Graphic; why Mankin won special election; Mankin's political astuteness; Horace Moore; Stoney as Mankin's campaign manager; Helen Bullard and political advertising; Mankin's behavior; Mankin speaks to police lineup; courting Atlanta Journal‑Constitution; Ralph McGill; Mankin's interactions with women and...
Dates: June 21, 1977

Judith Helfand and George Stoney Interview 1

Identifier: L1995-13_AV0118a

Stoney and Helfand discuss the making of "The Uprising of '34," how their telling of the story evolved, the ways in which difficulties in filming shaped the film, and other topics.

Dates: 1987-1995

Judith Helfand and George Stoney Interview 2

Identifier: L1995-13_AV0118b

Stoney and Helfand discuss concerns they had while filming The Uprising of '34, how Judith, as a non-Southerner, was able to get people to open up, Judith's concerns about traveling in the South, how they worked with various institutions to find interview subjects, and other topics.

Dates: 1987-1995

The Uprising of '34 collection

Identifier: L1995-13

The collection consists of oral history interviews and transcripts, production footage and publicity materials related to the creation of the "Uprising of '34" documentary. Veterans or their descendants were interviewed about mill life, work conditions, southern culture, as well as the strike itself. These interviews were incorporated into the production itself.

Dates: 1987-1995

The Uprising of '34 collection interviews

Identifier: L1995-13-OH

In 1934, Southern textile workers took the lead in a nationwide strike that saw half a million workers walk off their jobs in the largest single-industry strike in the history of the United States. This finding aid describes the digitized oral history-style interviews available in Georiga State University Library's Digital Collections.

Dates: 1987-1995

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Archival Object 3
Collection 2
Newnan (Ga.) 2
Strikes and lockouts -- Textile industry 2
Textile Workers' Strike, Southern States, 1934 2
Textile workers -- Labor unions 2
Charlotte (N.C.) 1