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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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  • Subject: Textile workers -- Labor unions X
  • Subject: Strikes and lockouts -- Textile industry X
  • Subject: Textile industry X
  • Subject: Textile workers X
  • Subject: Textile workers X
  • Subject: Textile workers X
  • Names: Helfand, Judith X

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Labor unions -- Organizing 1
Labor unions -- Recognition 1
Race relations 1
Southern States 1
Textile workers 1