G. Robert Vincent Voice Library
Lansing Auto Town Gallery

George Nelson discusses his career as a production worker and UAW member at the Fisher Body plant in Lansing, MI

George talks about standing in line in front of the plant for two days to apply and was hired in August 1978. He shares stories about life in the Body Shop, union and management, coworkers, local bars, dinners, fishing and hunting. George discusses his responsibilities as a member of the Emergency Response Team.

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