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  • Title: Arthur K. Bierman oral history
    Date: 1992 January 14
    Creator: Labor Archives and Research Center
    Extent: Transcript: 1 folder; Tapes: 7 audio cassettes
    Collection number: larc.oh.bierman
    Contributing Institution: Labor Archives and Research Center
    J. Paul Leonard Library, Room 460
    San Francisco State University
    1630 Holloway Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94132-1722
    (415) 405-5571
    larc@sfsu.edu
    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 the 1968-1969 student and faculty strike at San Francisco State.
    Location: Collection is available onsite.
    Language of Material: Languages represented in the collection: 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

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

    Scope and Contents

    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 the 1968-1969 student and faculty strike at San Francisco State.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    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.
    Teacher's unions -- California
    College students -- Policitcal activity.
    Audiocassettes.
    Oral histories.
    Bierman, Arthur Kalmer
    Carroll, Peter
    American Federation of Teachers
    United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities