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Helene Powell oral history
Kendall, Lucille
Powell, Helene
Date Created and/or Issued
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California Historical Society
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Sound recording of Lucille Kendall's 1976-1977 interview with African American labor activist Helene Powell covering her involvement with the International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union (ILWU), Local 6, in San Francisco as a steward and member of the Legislative Committee and Executive Board. The interview also covers Powell's appointment as the ILWU's International Representative to Los Angeles in 1943.
Audio cassette
Oral histories
9 Tapes of9
MS 3518
CT 34.1-34.9
chi_000014_t1 -> chi_000014_t9
African American college students--California--Berkeley
Employee rights
Equal pay for equal work--United States
Race discrimination--United States
Sex discrimination in employment--United States
Strikes and lockouts--California
Women labor leaders--California
World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States
International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union
International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union. Local 6 (San Francisco, Calif.)
University of California, Berkeley--Students--Political Activity
California Historical Society
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