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Oral history interview with Eulis Pippin, 1988 Feb. 16 / conducted by Linda Bohannon

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Type: Oral histories | Transcripts | Text
Creator: Pippin, Eulis, interviewee
Bohannon, Linda C., interviewer
Title: Oral history interview with Eulis Pippin, 1988 Feb. 16 / conducted by Linda Bohannon
Date: 1988 Feb. 16
Description: Eulis Pippin, a native of Dothan, Ala., worked in the Bibb Mill for over 45 years, from 1934 to 1980. He held several different jobs in the mill, including drawing frames and fixing. For most of his tenure he was a supervisor.

Interview conducted by Linda Bohannon in Bibb City, Ga., for the Mill Worker Oral History Project, 16 February 1988.

Eulis Pippin talks about job tasks, working conditions, and equipment in the Bibb Mill, as well as the 1934 textile mill strike, social activities in the Progress Club, and living in the mill village.

Subjects: Pippin, Eulis--Interviews | Bibb Manufacturing Company--History | Bibb Manufacturing Company--Employees | Textile industry--Georgia--Bibb City--History | Cotton textile industry--Georgia--Bibb City--History | Textile workers--Georgia--Bibb City--Interviews | Bibb City (Ga.)--History | Bibb City (Ga.) | Muscogee County (Ga.)
Contributors: Columbus State University. Archives
Online Publisher: Columbus, Ga. : Columbus State University Archives, 2005
Original Material: Oral history interview with Eulis Pippin, 1988 Feb. 16 / conducted by Linda Bohannon, Columbus State University
Rights and Usage: Permission to publish material from the Mill Worker Oral History Collection must be obtained from the Columbus State University Archives.

Cite as: Oral history interview with Eulis Pippin, 1988 Feb. 16, Mill worker oral history collection, Columbus State University oral history collection, Columbus State University Archives

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Persistent Link to Item: http://archives.columbusstate.edu/oral_history/EulisPippin-OralHistory.pdf

Related Institutions: Columbus State University. Archives
Collection Information: Mill Workers Oral Histories