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Don Lawson's Oral History

Dublin Core

Title

Don Lawson's Oral History

Subject

Don Lawson
Consultant
Wagner Castings Co.
Castings for the automotive industry
History of Wagner Castings Co.
work force
labor relations
Allied Industrial Workers Union

Description

This is the oral history of Don Lawson. He was interviewed on August 17, 1987 by Betty Turnell at Decatur Public Library. The interview includes the the history of Wagner Castings Co. and the products they make. He also talks about the work force of Wagner Castings, and their relationship with the Allied Industrial Workers union.

Creator

Interviewee: Don Lawson
Interviewer: Betty Turnell

Source

Don Lawson

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

8/17/1987

Contributor

Betty Turnell

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

Wagner Castings Co.

Format

.mp3

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH25

Coverage

Wagner Castings Co.

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Betty Turnell

Interviewee

Don Lawson

Location

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Transcription

yes see pdf

Original Format

cassette recording

Duration

28:05

Bit Rate/Frequency

unknown

Time Summary

unknown

Files

OH25-Lawson_Don.mp3
OH25B-Lawson_Don_interview.pdf

Collection

Citation

Interviewee: Don Lawson Interviewer: Betty Turnell, “Don Lawson's Oral History ,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed October 24, 2020, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/522.