Service Worker’s Union – Local 82 Oral History Project

Service Worker’s Union – Local 82 Oral History Project

Finding Aid

Oral History Project 14

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
From 1993 – 1997 Service Workers and SEIU Local 82 conducted a total of 13 oral history interviews as part of a Service Worker’s Oral History and Education Project.

SCOPE AND CONTENT
This oral history collection occupies approximately 1-1/6 linear feet.  Topics primarily focused on the interviewees’ union experiences.  The inventory below outlines the library’s holdings for each oral history interview.  The timed indexes offer an encapsulated version of topics discussed during specific periods of the taped interviews.

PROVENANCE
The Service Worker’s Union donated this collection to the Washingtoniana division.

RESTRICTIONS
The D.C. Public Library holds copyright for the collection.  There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

INVENTORY

Oral History #

Name(s)

Timed Index

Transcript

Supplemental Information

OHP 14-01

Donahoe, Jeffrey

No

No

 

OHP 14-02

Kennedy, Elizabeth
Occupation: Cook
Union position: Executive Board

No

5 pp (8/5/1995)

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-03

Mobley, Myrna L.
Occupation: Nurse’s Aid, Housekeeper
Union position: Shop Steward, Executive Board

No

No

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-04

Arrington, Fred, Jr.
Occupation: Janitor
Union position: None

No

Summer 1995 12 pp / 10/7/1995 16 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-05

Thomas, Herbert L.
Occupation: Representative
Union position: N/A

Yes

13 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-06

Martin, Mary
Occupation: Custodial
Union position: N/A

No

6 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-07

Layne, Leslie Mr.
Occupation: Custodial
Union position: Steward, Chair of Grievance, Arbitration Board

No

12 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-08

Cook, Alta L. A. Mrs.
Occupation: Service Employee, Maintenance
Union position: N/A

Yes (2)

33 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-09

Bankett, Louis
Occupation: Maintenance
Union position: Maintenance Work

No

53 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-10

Hessey, Jay R.
Occupation: Representative
Union position: Executive Director, Local 82

No

18 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-11

Neal, Arline

No

6/10/1995 30 pp / 3/1/1996 36 pp (2 copies)

 

OHP 14-12

Rivera Lopez, Teresa
Occupation: Janitorial
Union position: Executive Board

No

4 pp

Brief biographical information sheet.

OHP 14-13

Lewis, Marion

No

56 pp

 

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