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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Tilford Dudley
RLIN number: NXCP90-A17
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Helen Gahagan Douglas Project
Description: Background on Political Action Committee (PAC) of Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO); United Packinghouse Workers Union, associate general counsel and PAC director, 1944; Helen Gahagan Douglas capacity for inspiration; Amalgamated Clothing Workers Unions support of Douglas campaign, 1944; Douglas speech to unions; Douglas senate campaign, 1950: political odds against her, Nixon campaign, Catholic issue, overspending, Douglas public bearing, work habits; CIO movement for Eisenhower; Douglas attitude toward Eisenhower; attitudes toward women in politics.
Extent: Transcript: 21 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact Bancroft Library for information. Original oral history held by: Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1977 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Dudley, Tilford, 1907-1990
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1907
Speaker occupation: Trade unionist
Age at speaking: 70
Document date: 1977
Interviewer: Ingersoll, Fern S.
Organizations discussed: Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1914-1976; Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1936-1955; U.S. Congress. House of Representatives
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America, 1914-1976; Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1936-1955; Labor unions--Officials and employees; Labor unions--Political activity; North America; U.S. Congress. House of Representatives; United States; United States--Politics and government--20th century; Women in politics
Topics discussed - Other terms: Douglas, Helen Gahagan, 1901-1980; Dudley, Tilford, 1907-1990; United Packinghouse Workers Union
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0021137-16576