G. Robert Vincent Voice Library
Lansing Auto Town Gallery

David L. Brown discusses his career as a production worker and UAW member at the Fisher Body plant in Lansing, MI

Dave talks about his life prior to joining Fisher, of being hired in March 1977 and going to work in the Paint Shop. Dave describes learning to paint cars and having nightmares of painting cars. He tells about his union activity including his duties as committeeman, a typical committee call, dealing with supervisors, and his appointment first to UAW Training Representative then UAW Joint Activities Rep.

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