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Mrs. Alvin Mosley Interview Transcript MSS.2651

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

January 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-01-12T09:03-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Mrs. Alvin Mosley Interview Transcript

Unit ID:

MSS.2651

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (1 letter, 2 copies of transcript:10 pages)

Dates:

1942

Abstract:

Transcript of an interview given by Mrs. Alvin Mosley of Ensley, Alabama, on Novemeber 30, 1942, on Birmingham radio station WBRC, regarding the government supervised Labor Board election at the TCI (Tennessee, Coal, Iron and Railroad Company) and the United Steelworkers of America union.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2010

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains two copies of the transcript of an interview given by Mrs. Alvin Mosley of Ensley, Alabama, on Novemeber 30, 1942, on Birmingham radio station WBRC. The government supervised Labor Board election at the TCI (Tennessee, Coal, Iron and Railroad Company) and the United Steelworkers of America union were the subjects of the five minute interview. Mrs. Mosley spoke in favor of the union. There is also a letter to Mrs. Mosley from T.F. Flynn, the International Representative of the United Steelworkers of America, written on December 18, 1942, which was included with one copy of the transcript. The transcript copy was sent as a "memento of the event."

Preferred Citation:

Mrs. Alvin Mosley Interview Transcript, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather & Brown, 2009

Source(s)

Tennessee Coal, Iron, and Railroad Company. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

United Steelworkers of America. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

Transcript and letter Box SC0031 Folder 2651-001