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Arthur K. Bierman oral history
Oral History Collection  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Arthur K. Bierman oral history
    Dates: 1997
    Collection Number: Oral History Collection
    Creator/Collector: Bierman, A. K. (Arthur Kalmer), 1923-
    Extent: 7 audio cassettes
    Repository: San Francisco State University. Labor Archives and Research Center
    San Francisco, California 94132-1722
    Abstract: Sound recording of interview with Arthur K. Bierman conducted by Peter Carroll. Describes his role in organizing opposition to the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC) in 1959-1960; faculty union organizing (American Federation of Teachers) at San Francisco State University in 1952-1968; and offers a detailed look into his role as leader of the SFSU faculty strike; synoptic index available.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Labor Archives and Research Center (LARC), J. Paul Leonard Library, San Francisco State University. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Preferred Citation

    Arthur K. Bierman oral history. San Francisco State University. Labor Archives and Research Center

    Acquisition Information

    Interview conducted by Peter Carroll, 1992.

    Biography/Administrative History

    San Francisco State University professor and leader in the faculty strike of 1969.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Sound recording of interview with Arthur K. Bierman conducted by Peter Carroll. Describes his role in organizing opposition to the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC) in 1959-1960; faculty union organizing (American Federation of Teachers) at San Francisco State University in 1952-1968; and offers a detailed look into his role as leader of the SFSU faculty strike; synoptic index available.

    Indexing Terms

    College students--Political activity.
    San Francisco State College--Student Strike, 1968-1969.
    San Francisco State College--Students.
    San Francisco State College--Faculty--Political activity.
    Student strikes--California--San Francisco.
    Teachers' unions--California.
    United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities.
    Carroll, Peter
    American Federation of Teachers.
    Audiocassettes.
    Oral histories.

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