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Angie Rossner, Doris Shavers, and Mr. Quattlebaum Interviews, 23 July 1990

Identifier: L1995-13_AV0705

Scope and Contents of the Collection

From the Collection:

The Uprising of '34 Collection demonstrates how communities can be impacted in contemporary ways by history and memory, decades after a series of events occur. Veterans of the events of 1934 and their descendants-black, white, mill worker, manager, union, and non-union- were interviewed about mill village life, work conditions, southern contemporaneous culture as well as the strike itself. This finding aid describes the digitized oral history-style interviews available in Georiga State University Library's Digital Collections.


  • Creation: 23 July 1990


Restrictions on Access

All of the interviews are available online in GSU's Digital Collections.

Biographical Note

Angie Rossner was textile worker and a union organizer for ACTWU. Doris Shavers was a spinner in textile mills in Columbus, Ga. Mr. Quattlebaum is related to Angie Rossner.


1 item(s) (video (30:07 duration))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Rossner and Shavers discuss working conditions in the textile mill, sexual harrassment in the mills, working in the textile mills in World War II and other topics. Mr. Quattlebaum shows Jamie and George Stoney photos of his family.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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