Lucien Rancourt Interview
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Lucien Rancourt was born in Lewiston in 1904. At 14, he left school at the end of seventh grade, following the death of his father and facing the prospect of going back to sixth grade. Over the following sixty-plus years he worked in many different shoe shops, primarily in Auburn. He was present for the great shoe shop strike of 1937. In this interview he talks about his work and the unions.
Oral History, Franco-American Collection, University of Southern Maine
Interviews and Lectures Collection, Franco-American Collection, University of Southern Maine Libraries.