Johnson, Tom 1972-08-15

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Tom Johnson, former Postex mill worker, discusses his view on Postex policies and relates his experiences in the mill.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Tom Johnson

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Date: August 15, 1972

Location: Post, Texas

Interviewer: Jeff Townsend

Length: 30 minutes


Tape 1, Side 1: Labor "lay-off" during Depression recalled, Relates changes in mall complex and processing, Discussion of labels and quality, Mention of company services to its employees, Burlington policy reviewed, Labor union activities examined, Explores working conditions and policies, Union activities discussed (again), Profit-sharing plan cited, Mentions labor policy.

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1930s-1972

Bulk Dates: 1930s-1940s

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