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Audio file #1 00:46:21; Audio file #2 00:36:03
Born approximately 1955; aged 47 or 48 at time of interview.
Occupation/ Work History
United Paperworkers International Union official and labor relations expert on faculty of Michigan State University
Mill or Principal Employer
S. D. Warren
United Paperworkers International Union, Labor-Management Cooperation, Jointness, High Performance Work Systems, Paper mills - Maine, Scott Paper, S.D.Warren - Maine
John Beck (1991-2015) has been a professor and director of Labor Education at Michigan State University. Beck was United Paperworkers International Union (UPIU) Education and Research Director, 1986-1991. This interview contains a wealth of Beck's experience and insight about critical labor relations' developments in the period when he was at UPIU.
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John Beck, interview by Michael Hillard, January 29, 2003, Stories of Maine's Paper Plantation, Digital Maine, Maine's Economic Improvement Fund, Digital Commons, University of Southern Maine