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GM & UAW: In Their Own Words



Glenn Swinbank
Glenn Swinbank was born in New Diggings, Wisconsin, in 1907.  He came to Janesville to work at Chevrolet in 1928.  He served as recording secretary of UAW Local 121 during the 1930s.  His tapes contain much information on his work at Chevrolet and on the early formation of Local 121.

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Part 5 Part 6 Part 7 Part 8

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