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Cleophas Williams: Oakland Army Base Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Williams, Cleophas
Interviewer(s):
Rigelhaupt, Jess
Title:
Cleophas Williams: Oakland Army Base Oral History Project
Abstract:
Cleophas Williams worked his entire adult life as a longshoreman, and he was active in both union work and civil rights struggles. This interview details the period roughly from the beginning of the Korean War through the conclusion of Vietnam War and focuses on the core function of the base as a transportation hub.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
2008
Project:
Oakland Army Base
Oskicat record:
b17721147
Rights:
Williams, Cleophas. "Cleophas Williams: Oakland Army Base Oral History Project." Interview by Jess Rigelhaupt in 2008. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2008.