First UAW GM Labor Agreement 1937 - Great Flint Sitdown Strike




Text version of first U.A.W. G.M. contract agreement and Flint Mi. Sit-Down History journal diary audio Great Depression links

Studs Terkel "Conversations with America"
1973 interviews WFMT radio Chicago, Illinois
"Hard Times" book audio interviews
On The Great Depression of the 1930's
www.studsterkel.org/htimes.php
Audio Interview with Great Flint Sit Down Striker Sit-downer
http://dlv1.matrix.msu.edu:8080/ramgen/terkel/a0/a0/terkel-a0a0n6-b.rm

Text of 1937 Agreement:
http://community-2.webtv.net/geneseecounty/uawgmcontract/

More General Motors UAW sit-down and auto history links, book bibliography, labor colleges and other assorted websites http://community-2.webtv.net/uhhuhdotcom/uhhuh/

Diary of a Sit-downer http://community-2.webtv.net/uhhuhdotcom/diaryofasitdowner/

Sit Down Diary on different background with first contract at end and more links. http://community-2.webtv.net/blacklava/flintsitdown/

United Auto Worker contract history time line 1935 - 1999 www.uawregion8.net/UAW-History-timeline.htm

They Took a Stand by Sitting Down, Great Flint Sit-Down Strikers of 1936-1937
www.cnn.com/US/9807/06/gm.strike.history.02/

The Great Flint Sit-down Strike Organization
www.historicalvoices.org/flint/organization.php

FLINT LABOR HISTORY PROJECT - GENESEE HISTORICAL COLLECTIONS - UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN FLINT - FRANCES WILLSON THOMPSON LIBRARY
www.lib.umflint.edu/archives/labor.html

The Flint Journal local newspaper 125th Anniversary 1876 - 2001 edition www.flintjournal.com/125/index.html

Settlement of the 1937 General Motors Sit-down Strike the newspapers Number One story during the 1876 to 2001 time frame. Number Two was the 1953 Beecher Tornado and Number Three was Billy Durant: the birth of the auto industry and the creation of G. M. in Flint Michigan during this time line www.flintjournal.com/125/past/top10.html

The Punch Press OFFICIAL STRIKE BULLETINS 1937 mimeographed by University of Michigan students news for the Great Flint Sit-down strikers from THE UNIVERSITY of WISCONSIN GOLDA MEIR LIBRARY SPECIAL COLLECTIONS http://www.uwm.edu/Library/special/history440/original.htm

MICHIGAN EPIC The Flint Strike
www.michiganepic.org/flintstrike/

Ace reporter - Flint Sit-down strike
www.michiganepic.org/flintstrike/Editorial.html

WEBQUEST! LESSON PLANS FOR UNIONS: THEN AND NOW. THE NEW DEAL AND MORE! www.davison.k12.mi.us/newdeal/unions.htm

SITDOWN PAGE
www.davison.k12.mi.us/newdeal/union3.htm

Strike songs from the Flint Auto Worker -
January 1937
www.davison.k12.mi.us/newdeal/songs.htm

AUDIO GALLERY: www.historicalvoices.org/flint/organization.php

THE MOST IMPORTANT STRIKE IN HISTORY
www.detnews.com/history/flint/flint.htm

Sit-down
http://spot.colorado.edu/~wehr/491R8.TXT

REMEMBERING FLINT
www.radio4all.org/anarchy/uaw.html

I'M ON A SITDOWN STRIKE FOR RHYTHM - Lil Hardin Armstrong and Her Swing Orchestra - recorded April 15, 1937.
www.heptune.com/lyrics/imonasit.html

THE FLINT SITDOWN FOR BEGINNERS
www.sdi.com/atc/post62.txt

LEST WE FORGET - FLINT PIONEERS TRIBUTE
www.ais.org/~jrh/searchlight/lest.we.forget.txt

MICHIGAN HISTORICAL MUSEUM "LABOR UNIONS RISE"
www.sos.state.mi.us/history/museum/explore/museums/hismus/1900-75/depressn/laborun.html

THE British Broadcasting Corporation BBC - 1936-37 FLINT, MICHIGAN Sit Down STRIKE
www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/A672310

Sit-down and New Deal writings:
http://newdeal.feri.org/nation/na37144p175.htm

A G.M. Stockholder Visits Flint http://newdeal.feri.org/nation/na37144p123.htm

Relief in the Sit-Down Strike http://newdeal.feri.org/texts/494.htm

Flint Faces Civil War http://newdeal.feri.org/texts/832.htm

Profile of General Motors http://newdeal.feri.org/texts/854.htm

Auto Workers Strike 1933
http://newdeal.feri.org/texts/724.htm

Report, Flint Michigan 1934
http://newdeal.feri.org/texts/159.htm

FLINT SITDOWN STRIKE COMPUTER SIMULATION:
http://www.cs.colorado.edu/~l3d/systems/agentsheets/New-Vista/flint-strikes/intro.html

Sit-Down Monument Unveiled www.uawlocal1292.org/sitdownmonument.html

Janice Trimpe, Master Sculptor of Sit-Down Monument www.trimpesculpture.com/uaw803.htm
www.trimpesculpture.com/uaw2.htm



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