Kathy Andrade Interview Five, Tape 3, Side B

CENTRO: New York City Hispanic Labor Documentation Oral History Project

Andrade talks about being watched by the FBI while working as a union organizer and discusses the history of unions in the United States to provide some additional context. She also discusses her work as an International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) staff member organizing non-union manufacturing facilities and how she climbed the ranks as a union member and activist during her career.


Date
December 11, 1998, Recording date
Interviewee
Kathy Andrade
Duration
30m 30.0s
Language
English
Object Type
Sound
Identifier
LABOR.KAnd.1998.12.11.3a
Related Keywords
Citizenship, Labor unions, Women, Political activism, Community, Politics
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Shelly Appleton, Fidel Castro, Joseph McCarthy, Jay Mazer, Nelson Rockefeller, Rudy Giuliani, Ruth Messinger, George Meeny, Ed Schinder, United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Local 6-New York Hotel and Motel Trades Council, AFL-CIO, Committee Latino, United Healthcare Workers East 1199SEIU, American Federation of the Foreign Born, International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU)
Related Places
El Salvador (is referenced), Albany, NY (is referenced), Chicago, IL (is referenced), New Mexico (is referenced), California (is referenced), Atlanta (is referenced), Mexico (is referenced), Paraguay (is referenced), Argentina (is referenced)
Related Dates
1950 – 1995, Date mentioned
Related Items
Kathy Andrade Interview One, Tape 1, Side A
Kathy Andrade Interview Two, Tape 1, Side B
Kathy Andrade Interview Three, Tape 2, Side A
Kathy Andrade Interview Four, Tape 2, Side B
Citation
CENTRO: New York City Hispanic Labor Documentation Oral History Project. Kathy Andrade Interview Five, Tape 3, Side B: LABOR.KAnd.1998.12.11.3a. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 17 Oct 2019.
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